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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRowemissia Messing, 2001 
AphiaID: 246692

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 editorComasteridae incertae sedis (Subfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComasteridae incertae sedis
Source  original description Messing CG (2001) A key to the genera of Comasteridae (Echinodermata: Crinoidea) with the description of a new genus. Bull. Biol. Soc. Washington 10:277-300. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRowemissia scitulus (AH Clark, 1911)
Environment marine
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Comasteridae with IBr ossicles closely articulated, possibly by cryptosynarthry; arms 10; first syzygy at br3+4; combs to P5; proximal 1-2 comb teeth single, knob- or transverse bar-shaped and nonconfluent; middle comb teeth paired,  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246692
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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
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Rowemissia Messing, 2001. 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=246692 on 2014-09-22
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