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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonachometra AH Clark, 1916 
AphiaID: 508918

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 editorCharitometridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharitometridae AH Clark, 1909
Sources  original description Clark AH (1916) Six new genera of unstalked crinoids belonging to the families Thalassometridae and Charitometridae. Washington Academy of Sciences, Journal 6 (17):605-608. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonachometra flexilis (Carpenter, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonachometra fragilis (AH Clark, 1912)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonachometra kermadecensis McKnight, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonachometra patula (Carpenter, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonachometra robusta (Carpenter, 1888)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonachometra mortenseni Gislén, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParametra orion (AH Clark, 1907)
Environment marine
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis A genus of Charitometridae with genital pinnules tapering evenly from the broadened proximal segments to a delicate and slender tip; distal arms aborally rounded, sometimes with slightly raised broad median line; oral pinnules about as long as those following; brachitaxes with prominent, narrow, high, smooth synarthrial tubercle; IIBr series 2; arms 10-21, 90-250 mm long; cirri in 10 or 15 columns, of 17-31 segments; opposing spine often bifurcated. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:508918
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2010-08-19 15:14:05Z  created  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Monachometra AH Clark, 1916. 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=508918 on 2014-09-21
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