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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHimerometra martensi (Hartlaub, 1890) 
AphiaID: 413121

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 editorMariametroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHimerometridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHimerometra (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHimerometra AH Clark, 1907
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon martensi Hartlaub, 1890 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra martensi AH Clark, 1912 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHimerometra crassipinna AH Clark, 1907 (synonym)
Sources 
source of synonymy Clark AH 1907. New genera of recent free crinoids. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collection, Quarterly Issue, 50(3):343-364. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Indonesia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBorneo [details]
Singapore Strait
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSingapore [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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 editorHabitat Littoral. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordescription Himerometra with very stout enlarged proximal pinnules tapering rapidly to the tip; of up to ~20 segments, with distal ends projecting abruptly beyond but not overlapping base of following segment and bearing numerous fine spines (restricted in large specimens to outer segments). Distal ends of proximal brachials strongly produced and everted so that arm bases appeare rough. Arms 28-43 (usually 30-34), up to 124 mm long. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:413121
Taxonomic
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2009-08-25 13:26:14Z  created  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Himerometra martensi (Hartlaub, 1890). 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=413121 on 2014-07-31
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