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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStiremetra spinicirra (Carpenter, 1888) 
AphiaID: 414175

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 editorTropiometroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassometridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStiremetra (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStiremetra AH Clark, 1909
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon spinicirra Carpenter, 1888 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassometra spinicirra (Carpenter, 1888) (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 other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimen 

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Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Stiremetra with cirri of 40-45 cirrals, ~17 mm long, in 10 indistinct columns; all cirrals except proximal 1-2 with high, broad, conspicuous aboral spines; few proximal cirrals slightly longer than broad. Primibrachial ossicles and proximal brachials smooth aborally, with prominent rounded median carination, straight edges, and flattened sides; axils short, much broader than long. Arms 10, ~45 mm long; brachials with moderate overlapping carinated spines. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Near Sydney, NSW, Australia; Depth range : 1,737 m [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Off Broken Bay to off Batemans Bay, NSW, Australia; Depth range : 400-1,737 m [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:414175
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2009-09-16 08:36:41Z  created  db_admin
2011-02-23 08:39:08Z  checked  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Stiremetra spinicirra (Carpenter, 1888). 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=414175 on 2014-07-14
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