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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComasteridae incertae sedis africana (Gislén, 1938) 
AphiaID: 393888

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 editorComasteridae incertae sedis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComasteridae incertae sedis
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster africana (Gislén, 1938) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatella africana Gislén, 1938 (basionym)
Sources  basis of record Messing CG (1998) A revision of the Recent Indo-West Pacific comatulid genus Comaster Agassiz. Part 1: The type species of Comaster and Phanogenia Lovén (Echinodermata: Crinoidea: Comasteridae). Invertebrate Taxonomy 12: 191-209. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
South Africa
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDurban [details]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:393888
Taxonomic
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2009-04-27 09:28:42Z  created  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Comasteridae incertae sedis africana (Gislén, 1938). 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=393888 on 2014-07-26
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