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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimetra tessellata (Müller, 1841) 
AphiaID: 413276

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 editorAmphimetra (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimetra AH Clark, 1909
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlecto tessellata Müller, 1841 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimetra discoidea AH Clark, 1911 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimetra formosa AH Clark, 1909 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimetra milberti (Müller, 1846) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimetra papuensis AH Clark, 1913 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimetra tessellata discoidea (AH Clark, 1909) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimetra tessellata papuensis (AH Clark, 1913) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimetra tessellata tessellata (Müller, 1841) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon jacquinoti (Müller, 1846) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon milberti (Müller, 1846) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon tessellata (Müller, 1841) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatula (Alecto) milberti Müller, 1846 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatula jacquinoti Müller, 1846 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatula tessellata (Müller, 1841) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHimerometra discoidea AH Clark, 1908 (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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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimetra tessellata discoidea (AH Clark, 1909) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimetra tessellata (Müller, 1841)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimetra tessellata papuensis (AH Clark, 1913) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimetra tessellata (Müller, 1841)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimetra tessellata tessellata (Müller, 1841) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimetra tessellata (Müller, 1841)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Australia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFremantle [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Australia [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQueensland [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwain Reefs [details]
China
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChina [details]
Japan
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Japan [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFijian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Pacific [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTonga [details]
Viet Nam
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBay of Nha Trang [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEast Indies [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhilippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaiwanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype 179-189 [184] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (7 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range From shoreline to 109 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0-109 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordescription Amphimetra with large stout cirri more or less straight proximally, curved distally, 30-50 mm long, of 34-51 segments; longest proximal cirrals as long as broad to ~2x broader than long; proximal cirrals sometimes with a broad transverse ridge or paired spines; distal cirrals with aboral spine or pointed tubercle. Arms usually 10 (rarely 11-12 with IIBr2); 110-300 mm long; IBr2 series with prominent conical synarthrial tubercle. Specimens identified as A. t. papuensis with slightly developed synarthrial tubercles are smaller and most likely immature. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:413276
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2009-08-26 07:04:05Z  created  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Amphimetra tessellata (Müller, 1841). 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=413276 on 2014-09-01
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