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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecametra alaudae AH Clark, 1911 
AphiaID: 213343

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 editorMariametroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColobometridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecametra (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecametra alaudae (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecametra AH Clark, 1911
Sources  original description Clark AH (1911) The recent crinoids of the coasts of Africa. Proceedings of the U.S. National Museum 40:1–51. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCargados Carajos [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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 Decametra having cirri 12-14 mm long, of 26-28 subequal segments, from half again to twice as broad as long; distal cirrals sometimes only slightly broader than long; P2 much larger, stouter and stiffer than P1, 9-12 mm long with 16-18 segments; P3 similar to P2 but smaller; arms 90-100 mm long. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Depth: 30 fathoms in Clark (1911). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Holotype in Natural History Museum, London (England) (A.H. Clark, 1911), not found there by Marshall & Rowe (1981). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213343
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2000-07-19 13:24:11Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2000-09-27 07:27:35Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2011-02-23 08:39:08Z  changed  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Decametra alaudae AH Clark, 1911. 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=213343 on 2014-12-21
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