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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeocomatella alata (Pourtalès, 1878) 
AphiaID: 246786

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 editorPhanogeniinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeocomatella (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeocomatella alata (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeocomatella AH Clark, 1909
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinometra alata (Pourtalès, 1878) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon alata Pourtalès, 1878 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeocomatella ornata AH Clark, 1917 (synonym)
Sources 
source of synonymy Clark AH (1921) Report on the crinoids collected by the Barbados-Antigua Expedition from the University of Iowa in 1918. Univ. Iowa Studies in Nat. Hist. 9(5):1-28., available online at https://archive.org/stream/universityofiowa09univ#page/n457/mode/2up [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexico [details]
Specimen 

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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 (12 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 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Neocomatella with stout cirri of 15-21 segments; longest proximal cirrus segments ~2x longer than wide; distal margins of brachials strongly produced and everted. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Tropical western Atlantic (range distinction between N. alata and N. pulchella not differentiated); Depth range : 10-567 m (?695 m) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246786
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). Neocomatella alata (Pourtalès, 1878). 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=246786 on 2014-12-18
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