WoRMS taxon details

Gephyrometra AH Clark, 1912

731449  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:731449)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Clark, A. H. (1912). The crinoids of the Indian Ocean. Echinoderma of the Indian Museum, Part VII. Indian Museum, Calcutta. iv + 325 pp. [details]   
Taxonomy Some specimens of Neometra multicolor, including the holotype, have very narrow interradial extensions, and adjacent first...  
Taxonomy Some specimens of Neometra multicolor, including the holotype, have very narrow interradial extensions, and adjacent first primibrachs are barely separated, suggesting that Gephyrometra is likely a junior synonym of Neometra[details]
WoRMS (2021). Gephyrometra AH Clark, 1912. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=731449 on 2021-06-20
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original description Clark, A. H. (1912). The crinoids of the Indian Ocean. Echinoderma of the Indian Museum, Part VII. Indian Museum, Calcutta. iv + 325 pp. [details]   

basis of record Hess H, Messing CG (2011) Comatulida. In: Hess H, Messing CG, Ausich WI. Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Part T, Echinodermata 2 Revised, Crinoidea, vol. 3. University of Kansas Press, Lawrence, Kansas, pp. 70–146. [details]   

additional source Clark, A. H. (1947) A monograph of the existing crinoids. 1(4b). <i>Bulletin of the United States National Museum</i> 82:1-473, 43 pls. [details]   
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Calometridae with radials separating adjacent primibrachs very narrowly or not at all. As many as 20 arms. Secundibrachs 2. Brachitaxes distal to first primibrach widely separated; ossicles without lateral extensions. Second and third pinnules longer than genital pinnules. [details]

Taxonomy Some specimens of Neometra multicolor, including the holotype, have very narrow interradial extensions, and adjacent first primibrachs are barely separated, suggesting that Gephyrometra is likely a junior synonym of Neometra[details]
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Japanese ゴマフニシキウミシダ属  [details]