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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxycomanthus exilis Rowe, Hoggett, Birtles & Vail, 1986 
AphiaID: 246789

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 mutabilis Hartlaub, 1891 (synonym)
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]
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAshmore Reef [details]
Southern Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBluff Island [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalau Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype AM J16992 [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 1 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 10-29 arms; anterior arms may be markedly longer than posterior arms; cirri II—XIII, 10-13 segments, with with low, rounded aboral projections on distal segments; transverse bars usually absent; radials exposed; IIBr either 2 or 4 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Torres Strait to Moreton Bay, Queensland; Depth range : 3-25 m [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246789
Taxonomic
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2007-10-12 11:28:29Z  created  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Oxycomanthus exilis Rowe, Hoggett, Birtles & Vail, 1986. 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=246789 on 2014-10-25
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