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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterometra anthus AH Clark, 1907 
AphiaID: 492910

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterometra anthus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterometra AH Clark, 1907
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon anthus AH Clark, 1907 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterometra acerba AH Clark, 1909 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterometra lepida AH Clark, 1908 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtilometra anthus (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 22625 [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 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis A species of Asterometridae with brachitaxes and first two brachials aborally rounded, lacking any carination; arms 10-16, 70-105 mm long; cirri 11-23, of 60-100 segments, 55-73 mm long.
 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Sahul Bank
Depth range : 64-?210 m [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Ogasawara Group (Bonin Islands), Japan; Taiwan Strait; Sahul Bank S of W Timor
Depth range : 64-185 (?210) m [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Off Kushimoto & Minabe, Wakayama Pref.; NW of Uji Inlet & Kagoshima Bay, Kagoshima Pref.; E of Tokara Is., Japan; East and South China Seas
Depth range : (?70) 108-200 (?250) m [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution East China Sea NW of Okinawa, Japan
Depth range : 131 m
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:492910
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 anthus 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=492910 on 2014-11-23
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