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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilometra acoela (Carpenter, 1888) 
AphiaID: 509078

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilometra (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilometra AH Clark, 1907
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon acoela Carpenter, 1888 (basionym)
Sources 
source of synonymy Clark AH 1907. New genera of recent free crinoids. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collection, Quarterly Issue, 50(3):343-364. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine
Specimen 

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Links 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 Poecilometra with lateral profiles of IBr series almost parallel, those of arm bases slightly diverging; IBr series constricted with a sudden broadening at br1; profiles of ray bases diverging at an angle of about 45° in small individuals in which the IBr constriction has not developed; centrodorsal large and broad, to 5 mm across the base; cirri 25-30, of 15-18 cirrals; arms to 100 mm long. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northern Celebes and Mindanao, Philippines; Depth range : 914-1327 m [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:509078
Taxonomic
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2010-08-20 05:38:34Z  created  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Poecilometra acoela (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=509078 on 2014-07-12
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