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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra delagoae (Gislén, 1938) 
AphiaID: 213563

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra delagoae (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra AH Clark, 1909
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra africana delagoae Gislén, 1938 (basionym)
Sources  original description Gislén T (1938) Crinoids of South Africa. Kungl. Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar (3)17(2):1-22, pl. 1, 2. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Delagoa Bay [details]
From editor or global species database
Madagascar
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEast Africa [details]
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [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 Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 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 editordescription Heterometra with cirri moderately stout and distally moderately curved, of about 30 segments; all cirrals markedly broader than long. IIIBr series usually 2; brachials very short; proximal brachials smooth; middle and distal brachials discoidal. Arms 19-39 (usually ~30), 75-85 mm long. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type locality: Delagoa Bay
H. Africana var. delagoae Gisél, 1938 in Gisél (1938) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213563
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-06 06:57:16Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2009-08-26 07:04:05Z  changed  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Heterometra delagoae (Gislén, 1938). 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=213563 on 2014-12-26
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