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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentametrocrinus varians (Carpenter, 1882) 
AphiaID: 213567

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 editorPentametrocrinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentametrocrinus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentametrocrinus AH Clark, 1908
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudiocrinus varians Carpenter, 1882 (basionym)
Sources 
source of synonymy Clark AH (1908) New genera of unstalked crinoids. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 21:125-136. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (17 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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Pentametrocrinus with first pinnule on brachial 2. Maximum centrodorsal diameter 4.3 mm. Cirri 15–30, with 18–24 cirrals, to 50 mm long; longest cirral with LW ratio 6–8; tip a tapered point. Synarthrial tubercles present. Rays unornamented. Disk unknown (Messing, 2008). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Maldive and Andaman Islands E to Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia, and N to Suruga Gulf, Japan.; Depth range : 457 (?378)-2727 m [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Kumanonada, SE of Owase, Mie Prefecture, Japan; Depth range : 1,120-1,160 m [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Also distributed in Maldives, Andamans, Lesser Sunda Island and southern Japan in depths from about 400-2800 m. (Clark & Clark, 1967) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type locality: off Philippines [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213567
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1999-09-30 19:39:51Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-06 06:57:16Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2011-02-23 08:39:08Z  changed  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Pentametrocrinus varians (Carpenter, 1882). 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=213567 on 2014-09-21
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