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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlorometra mawsoni AH Clark, 1937 
AphiaID: 173812

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 editorHeliometrinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlorometra (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlorometra AH Clark, 1913
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlorometra antarctica John, 1938
Sources  original description Clark AH (1937) Crinoidea. Scientific Reports of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition 1911-14, under the Leadership of Sir Douglas Mawson. Series C (Zoology and Botany), vol. 8, pt. 4, 18 pp. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Southern Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAntarctic Ocean [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (417 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (61 nucleotides; 61 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Florometra with 40-77 cirri, of up to 34 cirrals; longest cirrals with L/W ratio up to 3; distal cirrals usually with well-developed aboral spine; opposing spine conical and terminal claw slender and curved. Proximal brachials more or less strongly spinous and everted distally, or less so or hardly at all, particularly in larger specimens. Third syzygy usually at brachials 14+15. P1 with up to 50 segments; distal pinnulars slightly modified as rudimentary comb, producing a scalloped profile. Middle and distal pinnules with pinnulars mostly hardly longer than wide. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Antarctica from Enderby Land E to Adelie Land, Ross Sea and Graham Land. Depth range: (?100) 130-594 m. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:173812
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-13 10:16:18Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-03-20 15:57:37Z  checked  Eléaume, Marc
2011-02-23 10:48:32Z  changed  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Florometra mawsoni AH Clark, 1937. 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=173812 on 2014-10-21
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