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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra parilis (AH Clark, 1909) 
AphiaID: 413250

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 editorAmphimetra parilis AH Clark, 1909 (basionym)
Sources  source of synonymy Clark AH (1941) A monograph of the existing crinoids. 1(4a). Bull. U. S. Natl. Mus. 82:1-603, 61 pls. [details]

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Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordescription Heterometra with proximal segments of proximal pinnules strongly carinate, though not exaggerated. Cirri 25-30 mm long, of 30-33 segments; longest cirrals nearly as long as broad; distal cirrals about twice as broad as long with prominent median aboral spine. Arms 10-16 arms, 100-150 mm long. No IIIBr series; proximal brachials with elevated proximal margin, producing a regularly serrate profile with teeth directed proximally; all brachials exceedingly short; distal arm profile smooth.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:413250
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2009-08-26 07:04:05Z  created  Messing, Charles
2011-02-23 07:48:11Z  changed  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Heterometra parilis (AH Clark, 1909). 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=413250 on 2014-09-19
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