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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterometra macropoda (AH Clark, 1907) 
AphiaID: 492905

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
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon macropoda AH Clark, 1907 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtilometra macropoda (AH Clark, 1907) (synonym)
Sources 
new combination reference Clark AH (1908). On a collection of feather stars, or comatulids, from Japan. Proceedings of the U.S. National Museum 34:305-319. [details]

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Environment marine
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 22626 [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (10 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 editorDiagnosis A species of Asterometridae with slightly raised line to sharp keep midaborally on brachitaxes and first two brachials; arms 10-12, 65-95 mm long; cirri 10-16, of 55-130 (usually 80-90) segments, 45-100 mm long, as long as or longer than arms.
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Sea of Japan (Eastern Sea) off Kagoshima; Goto Islands W of Kyushu, Japan
Depth range : 162-188 m
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Off Minabe, Setozaki, Gobo City & Yukazi, Shirahama, Wakayama Pref.; off Ashizurimisaki, Kochi Pref., Japan; East and South China Seas
Depth range : (?50) 80-430 m
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:492905
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 macropoda (AH Clark, 1907). 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=492905 on 2014-09-15
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