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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapillaster multiradiata (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 213340

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 editorComasteroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapillasterinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapillaster (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (alternative spelling)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapillaster multiradiatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapillaster AH Clark, 1909
Sources 
source of synonymy Clark AH (1909) The crinoids of the "Gazelle"-Expedition. Zoologischen Anzeiger 34(11/12):363-370. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Africa & Madagascar [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus pillaii Stock, 1983 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (26 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Also distributed in Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995); Andaman Is. (Sastry, 1997); Arabian Sea (presumed to be from west India or Pakistan) (Clark & Rowe, 1971).
General distribution: tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-292 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995); littoral and down to about 30 m. (A.H. Clark, 1911).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf, continental slope, suspension feeder (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling C. multiradiatus in Clark & Rowe (1971), Marshall & Rowe, 1981 and Sastry (1997).
Holotype (probable) in Universitets Lund, Lund (Sweden). Type locality: Indian Seas (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213340
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-27 07:27:35Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2009-04-23 09:17:06Z  changed  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Capillaster multiradiata (Linnaeus, 1758). 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=213340 on 2014-07-31
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