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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra pulchra AH Clark, 1912 
AphiaID: 413230

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 editorHeterometra (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra pulchra (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra AH Clark, 1909
Sources  original description Clark AH (1912) The crinoids of the Indian Ocean. Echinoderma of the Indian Museum, Part VII. Indian Museum, Calcutta. iv + 325 pp. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Bay of Bengal
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBay of Bengal [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEast Indies [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhilippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 publications) 
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 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordescription Heterometra with enlarged proximal pinnules smooth; basal segments carinate. P3 largest and longest, 14-22 mm, with 22-25 segments. Cirri 25-35 mm long, of 32-45 segments; longest cirral slightly longer than broad; distal cirrals slightly broader than long with a small, sharp and prominent aboral spine. Arms 24-32, >85 mm long; brachials wedge-shaped, not exceedingly short. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:413230
Taxonomic
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2009-08-26 07:04:05Z  created  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Heterometra pulchra AH Clark, 1912. 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=413230 on 2014-12-26
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