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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenometra AH Clark, 1909

711182  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:711182)

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Clark AH (1909) A revision of the crinoid families Thalassometridae and Himerometridae. Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 22:1-22. [details]   
Messing, C. (2012). Stenometra AH Clark, 1909. In: Messing, C. (2017). World List of Crinoidea. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=711182 on 2017-12-16

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original description Clark AH (1909) A revision of the crinoid families Thalassometridae and Himerometridae. Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 22:1-22. [details]   

basis of record Clark AH (1950) A monograph of the existing crinoids. 1(4c). Bulletin of the U.S. National Museum 82:1-383, 32 pls. [details]   

additional source Messing CG, Améziane N, Eleaume M (2000) Echinodermata Crinoidea: Comatulid Crinoids of the KARUBAR Expedition to Indonesia. The families Comasteridae, Asterometridae, Calometridae and Thalassometridae. In A. Crosnier, ed., Résultats des Campagnes MUSORSTOM 21. Mém. Mus. natn. Hist. nat. 184:627-702, 41 fig. Paris. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Hess H, Messing CG, Ausich WI (2011) Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Part T, Echinodermata 2 Revised, Crinoidea vol. 3. University of Kansas Press, Lawrence, Kansas. [details]   
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Thalassometridae with centrodorsal truncated conical to columnar with 10 columns of 2- 4 cirrus sockets separated by interradial ridges and alternating along midradial line. Arms as many as 20, compressed and sharply carinate, sometimes with overlapping spine. Brachitaxes all with 2 brachials. Proximal brachials narrow, gable-like in cross section. First pinnule larger than second, but not especially stout or basally broadened. [details]