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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterometra cristata AH Clark, 1911 
AphiaID: 492899

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 editorAsterometridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterometra (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterometra AH Clark, 1907
Sources  original description Clark AH (1911) On a collection of unstalked crinoids made by the United States Fisheries Steamer “Albatross” in the vicinity of the Philippine Islands. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 39(1798): 529-563. [details]

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Environment marine
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 27496 [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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis A species of Asterometridae with high thin straight-edged midaboral crest on brachitaxes and first two brachials; arms 10-12, 90-110 mm long, more slender than in other species; proximal brachials with proximal edge sometimes thickened, producing a rough, slightly serrate profile; cirri 20, of 77-107 segments, 55-80 mm long, about 75% of arm length.
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Cape Padaran, Vietnam, and Philippines
Depth range : 80 (?72) to 146 m
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Kurose, N of Hachijojima I., Izu Is., Japan
Depth range : 150-190 m
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:492899
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2010-08-03 07:03:17Z  created  Messing, Charles
2011-02-23 08:25:03Z  changed  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Asterometra cristata 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=492899 on 2014-09-02
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