Four Species of the Shallow-water Comantulids(Echinodermata, Crinoidea) from Geomundo Island; New Records in Korea

거문도 연안 갯고사리류 (극피동물문, 바다나리강)의 4한국미기록종

  • Published : 2001.10.01


The crinoids collected at the subtidal zone in Geomundo Island were identified. Four species belonging to the family Comasteridae, order Comantulida turned out to be new to the Korean fauna. They are Comantheria intermedia, Comanthus japonicus, C. solaster and C. parvicirrus which are redescribed on the morphological characteristic with illustrations. The class Crinoidea is new to Korean fauna.


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