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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerometra afra AH Clark, 1911 
AphiaID: 213604

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 editorPerometrinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerometra (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerometra AH Clark, 1907
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 other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [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 editorDiagnosis Perometra closely resembling P. diomedeae but with all pinnules present, 13-15+ arms 50-60 mm long, less strongly developed synarthrial tubercles, and up to 55 cirrals. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution NE of Madagascar in 228 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Cat. no. 1907.7.1.84-86 (3 specimens) Natural History Museum, London, England. Type locality: Providence Island, NE of Madagascar. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213604
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1999-10-28 20:26:31Z  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). Perometra afra 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=213604 on 2014-10-02
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