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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra bengalensis (Hartlaub, 1890) 
AphiaID: 413252

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 bengalensis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra AH Clark, 1909
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon bengalensis Hartlaub, 1890 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra aspera AH Clark, 1909 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHimerometra bengalensis (Hartlaub, 1890) (synonym)
Sources 
source of synonymy Clark AH (1909) A revision of the crinoid families Thalassometridae and Himerometridae. Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 22:1-22. [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]
Singapore Strait
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSingaporean Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEast Indies [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSri Lankan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (11 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 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Shoreline to 44 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordescription Heterometra with P2and P3 similar, 9 mm long with 24 segments, or P3 is somewhat smaller than P2. Cirri 13-22 mm long, with 22-31 (usually <30) segments; longest cirrals somewhat longer than broad. No IIIBr series; arms 11-18, 50-100 mm long; proximal brachials with distal ends produced and everted; middle and distal brachials exceedingly short, discoidal. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:413252
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 bengalensis (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=413252 on 2014-12-25
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