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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComactinia echinoptera (Müller, 1840) 
AphiaID: 246740

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComactinia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComactinia AH Clark, 1909
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinometra echinoptera (Müller, 1840) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlecto echinoptera (Müller, 1840) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatula echinoptera Müller, 1840 (basionym)
Sources 
source of synonymy Clark AH (1909) On a collection of crinoids from the Zoological Museum of Copenhagen. Vidensk. Medd, Dansk Naturhist. Foren. 61:115-195. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
United States
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Carolina [details]
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Costa Rica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCosta Rica [details]
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Dominican Republic
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDominican Republic [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Haïti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHaiti [details]
Jamaica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexico [details]
Nicaragua
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNicaragua [details]
Panama
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPanama [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGuatemala [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHonduras [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ZMB 1047 [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 (18 publications) 
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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Comactinia with centrodorsal small, thin pentagonal; radials well exposed; cirri narrow cylindrical proximally, broader and laterally compressed distally; LW ratio of longest cirrals usually 1.7-2.0; combs to P4; teeth contiguous or slig [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution SE Florida and Bahamas to Cabo Frio (possibly São Paulo), Brazil, including Antillean Arc and Caribbean coast of Central and South America; Depth range : 2-92 m [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246740
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). Comactinia echinoptera (Müller, 1840). 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=246740 on 2014-10-23
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