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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCenocrinus Thomson, 1864 
AphiaID: 412733

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 editorIsocrinida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsocrinina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsselicrinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplocrininae (Subfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplocrininae Roux, 1981
Sources  original description Thomson CW (1864) Sea lilies. The Intellectual Observer 6: 1–11. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCenocrinus asterius (Linnaeus, 1767)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Diplocrininae with bowl-shaped cup. Basals rather small, separated on surface of cup. Arms divided at primibrachial 2; approximately 6 secundibrachials; further divisions with variable intervals, and distal brachitaxis series with more than 6 brachials. Cryptosyzygy between brachials 1 and 2 of brachitaxes, all other brachial articulations muscular. Proximal columnals pentalobate, alternating in size and with radial pores in the suture; distal column subcylindrical. Internodes of 13 to 21 internodals, less in proximal part of column; nodals slightly larger than internodals, and with 5 large, elliptical cirrus sockets facing outward; cirri long. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:412733
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2009-08-20 19:35:45Z  created  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Cenocrinus Thomson, 1864. 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=412733 on 2014-10-01
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