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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParametra AH Clark, 1909 
AphiaID: 711209

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 editorThalassometridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParametra (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon orion AH Clark, 1907
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassometridae AH Clark, 1908
Sources  original description Clark AH (1909) A revision of the crinoid families Thalassometridae and Himerometridae. Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 22:1-22. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParametra ajax AH Clark, 1929
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParametra compressa (Carpenter, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParametra fisheri (AH Clark, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParametra granulata AH Clark, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParametra lisa AH Clark, 1950
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParametra orion (AH Clark, 1907)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParametra alboflava (AH Clark, 1907) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLissometra alboflava (AH Clark, 1907)
Environment marine
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Thalassometridae with 10-20 arms somewhat carinate distally. Brachitaxes all with 2 brachials. Proximal brachials aborally rounded, commonly with weak, midaboral carina. Cirri relatively short, with as many as 27 segments, less than one-third arm length. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:711209
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2012-11-26 10:28:09Z  created  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Parametra AH Clark, 1909. 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=711209 on 2014-12-26
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