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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClarkcomanthus littoralis (Carpenter, 1888) 
AphiaID: 246738

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 editorComasterinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClarkcomanthus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClarkcomanthus Rowe, Hoggett, Birtles & Vail, 1986
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinometra littoralis Carpenter, 1888 (basionym)
Sources  basis of record Rowe FWE, Hoggett AK, Birtles RA, Vail LL (1986) Revision of some comasterid genera from Australia (Echinodermata: Crinoidea), with descriptions of two new genera and nine new species. J. Linn. Soc. (Zool.) 86(3): 197-277. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAshmore Reef [details]
Japan
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmakusa [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOkinawa [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalau Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH 88.11.8.130 [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
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 GenBank (5 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Clarkcomanthus with 11-52 arms; anterior arms may be longer than posterior arms, but not much; cirri 0-XXI, 9-15 segments; centrodorsal round to pentagonal, occasionally stellate with shallow subradial clefts, level with the radial ossicles or prot [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Lancelin, West Australia to Lady Elliott Island, Queensland, Australia; Depth range : 1-144 m [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246738
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2007-10-12 11:28:29Z  created  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Clarkcomanthus littoralis (Carpenter, 1888). In: Messing, C. (2014) World List of Crinoidea. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=246738 on 2014-08-28
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