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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra ater (AH Clark, 1911) 
AphiaID: 413242

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)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra AH Clark, 1909
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCraspedometra ater AH Clark, 1911 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra atra (AH Clark, 1911) (lapsus calami)
Sources 
source of synonymy Clark AH (1918) The unstalked crinoids of the Siboga Expedition. Siboga Exped. 42b: 1-300, 28 pl. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordescription Heterometra with enlarged proximal pinnules smooth; basal segments carinate. P2 is much larger, stouter and 1.5x longer than P1 and and P3, 22 mm long with 30 segments. Cirri 30-33 mm long, of 32-36 subequal segments, all 1.5x broader than long; distal cirrals with a small blunt median spine. Arms 14 arms, about 160 mm long; brachials distinctly wedge-shaped. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:413242
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2009-08-26 07:04:05Z  created  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Heterometra ater (AH Clark, 1911). 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=413242 on 2014-07-28
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