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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphanocomaster Messing, 1995 
AphiaID: 246683

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 editorComasteroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhanogeniinae (Subfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster pulcher AH Clark, 1912
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhanogeniinae White & Messing, 2001
Source  original description Messing CG (1995) Redescription of a unique feather star (Echinodermata: Crinoidea: Comasteridae) with the diagnosis of a new genus. Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 108:656-661. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphanocomaster pulcher (AH Clark, 1912)
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Phanogeniinae with IBr2 ossicles joined by cryptosynarthry; IIBr of 2 or 4 ossicles consisting of 1 or 2 synarthrial pairs [rarely 4(3+4)]; IIIBr of 2 or 4 ossicles joined by synarthry, syzygy, 2 synarthrial or syzygial pairs, or a synarthry followed by a [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246683
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Date   action   by
2007-10-10 11:56:07Z  created  Messing, Charles
2009-04-22 12:58:02Z  changed  Messing, Charles
2009-04-23 09:17:06Z  changed  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Aphanocomaster Messing, 1995. 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=246683 on 2014-04-21
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