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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlloeocomatella polycladia Messing, 1995 
AphiaID: 246721

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlloeocomatella (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlloeocomatella Messing, 1995
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlloeocomatella Messing, 1995
Sources  original description Messing CG (1995) Alloeocomatella, a new genus of reef-dwelling feather star from the tropical Indo-western Pacific (Echinodermata: Crinoidea: Comasteridae). Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 108:436-450, 6 fig.  [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Australia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLizard Island (Queensland) [details]
Fiji
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFiji [details]
Indonesia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeram [details]
Micronesia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChuuk [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNew Caledonia [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalau Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPapua New Guinean Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM E44632 [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
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 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Alloeocomatella with up to 30 arms; ray length to 205 mm; anterior:posterior ray length ratio 1.1-1.5:1; longest segments on distal pinnules with length:width ratio usually 3-5:1; longest cirrus segments with length:width ratio 1.3-2.0. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246721
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-10-12 11:28:29Z  created  Messing, Charles
2009-04-23 09:17:06Z  changed  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Alloeocomatella polycladia 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=246721 on 2014-09-22
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