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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxycomanthus comanthipinna (Gislén, 1922) 
AphiaID: 246788

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)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxycomanthus Rowe, Hoggett, Birtles & Vail, 1986
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinometra cumingi Bell, 1884 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthus parvicirra comanthipinna Gislén, 1922 (basionym)
Sources  original description 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
Coral Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreat Barrier Reef [details]
Japan
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKii Peninsula [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalau Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ZIUU UZM 265 [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 Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Oxycomanthus with 12-35 arms (rarely >25); anterior arms may be markedly longer than posterior arms; cirri VIII—XV, 10-14 segments, with curved transverse aboral bars on distal segments; IIBr either 2 or 4(3+4); IIIBr usually chiefly 4(3+4); disk s [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Lizard Island, Queensland to Byron Bay, New South Wales; Depth range : 9-40 m [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246788
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-10-12 11:28:29Z  created  Messing, Charles
2009-04-23 09:17:06Z  changed  Messing, Charles
2011-02-23 08:39:08Z  changed  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Oxycomanthus comanthipinna (Gislén, 1922). 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=246788 on 2014-09-16
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