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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecametra arabica AH Clark, 1912 
AphiaID: 213346

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 arabica (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecametra AH Clark, 1911
Sources  original description Clark AH (1912) The crinoids of the Indian Ocean. Echinoderma of the Indian Museum, Part VII. Indian Museum, Calcutta. iv + 325 pp. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Decametra having cirri 13 mm long, of 26-27 segments; proximal cirrals about twice as broad as long and the terminal are about as long as broad; ninth or tenth and following cirrals bear small paired dorsal spines ; P2 slender, stiffened, twice as long as small weak P1, of 15 segments, most of which are twice as long as broad; P3 similar to P2 but shorter; arms 110 mm long. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Off Masqat (Muscat), Oman; Depth range : No depth recorded [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Also distributed in SE Arabia (Clark & Rowe (1971)). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213346
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-04-09 12:02:30Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-13 07:19:12Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2011-02-23 08:39:08Z  changed  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Decametra arabica AH Clark, 1912. 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=213346 on 2014-11-21
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