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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxycomanthus bennetti (Müller, 1841) 
AphiaID: 246787

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 editorOxycomanthus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxycomanthus bennetti (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxycomanthus Rowe, Hoggett, Birtles & Vail, 1986
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinometra bennetti (Müller, 1841) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinometra brachymera Schmeltz, 1877 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinometra peronii Carpenter, 1881 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlecto bennetti Müller, 1841 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCenolia bennetti (Müller, 1841) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthus (Cenolia) bennetti (Müller, 1841) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthus (Comanthus) bennetti (Müller, 1841) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthus bennetti (Müller, 1841) (synonym)
Sources  new combination reference Rowe FWE, Hoggett AK, Birtles RA, Vail LL (1986) Revision of some comasterid genera from Australia (Echinodermata: Crinoidea), with descriptions of two new genera and nine new species. J. Linn. Soc. (Zool.) 86(3): 197-277. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Australia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRowley Shoals [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScott Reef [details]
Coral Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElizabeth Reef [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreat Barrier Reef [details]
East China Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorYaeyama Islands [details]
Japan
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKerama Group [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalau Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudanthessius comanthi Humes, 1972 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
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 (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
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 Oxycomanthus with 31-120 arms; anterior arms not markedly longer than posterior arms; cirri XXIII—LXI, 23-35 segments (usually 25-29); segments usually as broad as long and without aboral processes; centrodorsal large and thick, covering radials, e [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Osprey Reef, West Australia to Lady Elliott Island, Queensland; Depth range :  [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Oxycomanthus bennetti
Oxycomanthus bennetti
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246787
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). Oxycomanthus bennetti (Müller, 1841). 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=246787 on 2014-12-18
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