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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecametra informis (Carpenter, 1888) 
AphiaID: 562056

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 editorMariametroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColobometridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecametra (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecametra AH Clark, 1911
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon informis Carpenter, 1888 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyllometra informis (Carpenter, 1888) (synonym)
Sources 
source of synonymy Clark AH (1911) The recent crinoids of the coasts of Africa. Proceedings of the U.S. National Museum 40:1–51. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH 88.11.9.63 [details]
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 Decametra having cirri 7 mm long, of 14-18 segments; P1 and P2 with 10-12 segments, distal with small distal tufts of spines; P2 longer and stouter than P1; arms 30-40 mm long. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Philippine Islands to Singapore; Depth range : Shallow water to 42 m [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:562056
Taxonomic
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2011-02-23 08:39:08Z  created  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Decametra informis (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=562056 on 2014-04-18
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