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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptometra celtica (M'Andrew & Barrett, 1857) 
AphiaID: 124224

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 Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptometra AH Clark, 1908
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon celtica (M'Andrew & Barrett, 1857) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatula celtica M'Andrew & Barrett, 1857 (basionym (replacement name for Comatula Woodwardii Barrett, 1857, preoccupied))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatula Woodwardii Barrett, 1857 (not of Forbes, 1852) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptometra phalangium (Carpenter, 1881) non (Müller, 1841) (synonym)
Sources 
new combination reference Clark AH (1908) New genera of unstalked crinoids. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 21:125-136. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic Coast of France [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Mediterranean [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFaroe Islands [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadeira [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScotland [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMoroccan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Africa [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (18 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Leptometra differing from L. phlangium in having cirri proportionately shorter and not tapered distally, so that the distal portion appears stouter. Distal cirrals shorter; L/W ratio of cirrals in distal third ranging from a third longer than wide to wider than long. Shorter cirrals with distal aboral edge often somewhat swollen, producing slightly scalloped aboral profile. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Also SW of Alidade Bank, Morocco, and NE of Galita I., Tunisia. Depth range: (?427) 440-445 (?510) m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution S of Faeroe Islands, NW Scotland and W Ireland S to Madeira, Sierra Leone, and W end of Straits of Gibraltar.
Depth range: 46-1,279 m. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution On shell gravel, from 40 to more than 200 m depth, on the edge of the continental shelf to the west of the British Isles and at 20 m depth in Scottish sea lochs. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124224
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2012-12-25 23:46:23Z  changed  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Leptometra celtica (M'Andrew & Barrett, 1857). 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=124224 on 2014-07-22
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