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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon parviflora (AH Clark, 1912) 
AphiaID: 213541

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 editorAntedoninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon de Fréminville, 1811
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCompsometra parviflora AH Clark, 1912
Sources  basis of record Clark AH, Clark AM (1967) A monograph of the existing crinoids 1(5). Bulletin of the United States National Museum (82):1-860. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (7 publications) 
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 Small Antedon with arms to only 35 mm (rarely >20 mm) long. Cirri <40, about a fifth as long as arms, slender, delicate, of 8-11 greatly elongated segments with greatly expanded distal ends (weker distally); longest with L/W ratio ~4; antepenultimate with L/W ratio ~2; penultimate with L/W ratio 1.3-1.5; opposing spine prominent. P2 is about half as long as P1. Centrodorsal flattened hemispherical. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Also distributed in Maldive area, East Indies, Philippines, china and south Japan (Clark & Rowe (1971)); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf, continental slope, suspension feeder. General distribution: tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-275 (?400) m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Syntypes in Nationaal Natuurhistorisch Museum, leiden (Netherlands) (formerly Rijksmuseum van Natuurlijke Historie) and U.S. National Museum, Washington, D.C. (USA) (7 specimens). Type locality: Bay of Badjo, western coast of Flores, Indonesia (as Dutch East Indies) (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213541
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-12-18 01:44:18Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
2000-09-26 07:19:20Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2011-02-23 07:48:11Z  changed  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Antedon parviflora (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=213541 on 2014-07-13
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