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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster schlegelii (Carpenter, 1881) 
AphiaID: 246756

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 editorComaster (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster schlegelii (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster L. Agassiz, 1836
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinometra duplex Carpenter, 1888 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinometra regalis Carpenter, 1888 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinometra schlegelii Carpenter, 1881 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthina schlegelii (Carpenter, 1881) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthus callipeplum HL Clark, 1915 (synonym)
Sources 
source of synonymy Messing CG (1998) A revision of the Recent Indo-West Pacific comatulid genus Comaster Agassiz. Part 1: The type species of Comaster and Phanogenia Lovén (Echinodermata: Crinoidea: Comasteridae). Invertebrate Taxonomy 12: 191-209. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Fiji
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Indonesia
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Japan
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKerama Group [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalau Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype NNM LM 1711 [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 (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Comaster with cirri IX—XXXIII, usually more than XV, 11-17 segments; proximal aboral area relatively smooth; radial plates narrowly visible; arms 10-90; brachial pinnules (except possibly P1) with a pair of more or less equally-sized tee [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246756
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). Comaster schlegelii (Carpenter, 1881). 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=246756 on 2014-12-26
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