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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThaumatocrinus investigatoris AH Clark (in AH Clark & AM Clark, 1967) 
AphiaID: 711309

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 editorAntedonoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentametrocrinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThaumatocrinus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThaumatocrinus investigatoris (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThaumatocrinus Carpenter, 1883
Source  original description Clark AH, Clark AM (1967) A monograph of the existing crinoids 1(5). Bulletin of the United States National Museum (82):1-860. [details]

Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaccadive islands [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaldives Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype IMC  [details]
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis A species of Thaumatocrinus with gonads in serial form along the pinnules, with expanded sac corresponding to each pinnular, thus appearing moniliform; arms possibly >300 mm long and irregularly branched. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:711309
Taxonomic
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2012-11-27 06:42:08Z  created  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Thaumatocrinus investigatoris AH Clark (in AH Clark & AM Clark, 1967). 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=711309 on 2014-11-22
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