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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptometra AH Clark, 1908 
AphiaID: 123354

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata (Phylum) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCrinozoa (Subphylum) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCrinoidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArticulata (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatulida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatulidina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedonoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedonidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedonidae incertae sedis (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptometra (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlecto phalangium Müller, 1841
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedonidae incertae sedis
Sources  original description Clark AH (1908) New genera of unstalked crinoids. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 21:125-136. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptometra celtica (M'Andrew & Barrett, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptometra phalangium (Müller, 1841)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptometra phalangium (Carpenter, 1881) non (Müller, 1841) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptometra celtica (M'Andrew & Barrett, 1857)
Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Antedonidae with centrodorsal conical, as wide as high or low and truncated, with sockets in 10 or 15 crowded columns. Cirri slender, with as many as 51 cirrals, the longest as much as 3 times longer than wide. The first 2 pinnules are similar and distinctly longer than the third. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123354
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2011-02-23 10:48:32Z  changed  Messing, Charles
2012-11-18 02:34:26Z  changed  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Leptometra. In: Messing, C. (2014) World List of Crinoidea. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123354 on 2014-12-19
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