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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra gravieri AH Clark, 1911 
AphiaID: 213564

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  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Zanzibar [details]
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]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MNHN  [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordescription Heterometra with enlarged proximal pinnules smooth; basal segments carinate. P2 longest, of 24 segments. P3 slightly smaller than P2, but much larger than P1. P4 about as large as P1. Cirri 21 mm long, of 36-39 segments; longest cirrals 1.3-1.5x longer than broad; distal cirrals about 2x broader than long, with short aboral spine. Arms 19, 80 mm long; brachials distinctly wedge-shaped.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213564
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
2009-11-05 10:28:35Z  changed  Messing, Charles
2011-02-23 10:48:32Z  changed  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2013). Heterometra gravieri AH Clark, 1911. In: Messing, C. (2013) World List of Crinoidea. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213564 on 2014-04-16
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