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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatula (Comatula) purpurea (Müller, 1843) 
AphiaID: 246763

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 editorComatulinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatula (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatula (Comatula) (Subgenus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatula (Comatula) Lamarck, 1816
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlecto purpurea Müller, 1843 (basionym)
Sources  basis of record Dujardin, F. & Hupé, H. (1862). Histoire naturelle des Zoophytes Echinodermes comprenant la description des crinoïdes, des ophiurides, des asterides, des échinides et des holothurides. Librairie encyclopédique de Roret, Paris, 628 pp., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=cSw4AAAAMAAJ [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Indonesia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndonesia [details]
Philippines
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhilippines [details]
Singapore Strait
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSingaporean Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ZMB  [details]
Links 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 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Comatula with up to 16 cirri of 10-14 segments. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Between Fremantle and Geraldton, West Australia to Port Molle, Queensland, Australia; Depth range : 0-93 m (?292 m) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246763
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-10-12 11:28:29Z  created  Messing, Charles
2009-04-22 12:58:02Z  changed  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Comatula (Comatula) purpurea (Müller, 1843). 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=246763 on 2014-07-10
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