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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDorometra mauritiana (AH Clark, 1911) 
AphiaID: 213554

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 editorDorometra (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDorometra Clark, 1917
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIridometra mauritiana AH Clark, 1911 (basionym)
Sources 
new combination reference Clark AH (1917) A revision of the crinoid family Antedonidae, with the diagnoses of nine new genera. Journal of the Washington Academy of Science 7(5):127-131 [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Africa & Madagascar [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 Dorometra with P2 slightly smaller than P1, which is about half as long as P3, which has 18-20 segments. Cirrals relatively short; longest cirral L/W ratio ~2.5; antepenultimate and penultimate cirrals with L/W ratio up to 1.3. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Mauritius; Grandidier, Madagascar; Hulule, Male, Maldive Islands. On reefs at Mauritius. No depths recorded. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Colour in life: uniform pale green, mauve, orange or purple (Sloan et al., 1979). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213554
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-26 07:19:20Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2011-02-23 08:39:08Z  changed  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Dorometra mauritiana (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=213554 on 2014-04-19
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