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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra joubini AH Clark, 1911 
AphiaID: 213558

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 editorHimerometridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra AH Clark, 1909
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 editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEast Africa [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From other sources
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Africa & Madagascar [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 editordescription Heterometra with enlarged proximal pinnules smooth; basal segments carinate. P2 slender, of 21 segments, longest, 1.5x longer than P1 or P3. Cirri 30 mm long, of 39-43 subequal segments; all about 1.5x broader than long; cirrals in distal half with short aboral spine. Arms 20, 80 mm long; brachials distinctly wedge-shaped. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Holotype in Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (France). Type locality: Zanzibar (Clark, 1911). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213558
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
2011-02-23 08:39:08Z  changed  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Heterometra joubini 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=213558 on 2014-04-23
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