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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComactinia meridionalis (L. Agassiz, 1865) 
AphiaID: 246741

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 editorAlecto meridionalis L Agassiz, 1865 (basionym)
Sources 
source of synonymy Messing, C.G. 1978. A revision of the comatulid genus Comactinia A.H. Clark (Crinoidea: Echinodermata).-Bulletin of Marine Science 28(1): 49-80 [details]

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComactinia meridionalis hartlaubi Messing, 1978
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComactinia meridionalis meridionalis (L. Agassiz, 1865)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Colombia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColombia [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]
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 editorHonduras [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico [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 (19 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
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Comactinia with centrodorsal discoidal; radials hidden to exposed; cirri of uniform width or slightly broader distally; LW ratio of longest cirrals 1.3-1.7; distalmost comb on P2 to P5; teeth non-confluent with edge of segment [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246741
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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 meridionalis (L. Agassiz, 1865). 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=246741 on 2014-09-20
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