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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 editorComatuloidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatulinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatulini (Tribe) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComactinia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComactinia echinoptera (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComactinia AH Clark, 1909
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatula echinoptera Müller, 1840
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) Revision of the crinoid family Comasteridae, with descriptions of new genera and species. Proc. US Nat. Mus. 36(1685), 493-507., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00963801.36-1685.493 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
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]
Guatemala
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGuatemala [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Haiti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHaiti [details]
Honduras
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHonduras [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 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 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection (157 records) 
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. (2009). Comactinia echinoptera (Müller, 1840). In: Messing, C. (2017). World List of Crinoidea. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=246740 on 2017-09-25
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