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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontiometra AH Clark, 1907 
AphiaID: 711337

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)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColobometridae AH Clark, 1909
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhadinometra Gislén, 1936 (synonym)
Sources  original description Clark AH (1907) Five new recent crinoids from the North Pacific Ocean. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collection 50(3):337-342. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontiometra andersoni (Carpenter, 1889)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontiometra insperatus AH Clark, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontiometra andersoni (Carpenter, 1889)
Environment marine
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Colobometridae with adoral side of centrodorsal bearing irregular, radiating, coelomic furrows. Cirri with up to 80 cirrals; proximal cirrals with distal aboral spinose edge; middle cirrals with paired spines; distal cirrals with single spine. Up to 120 arms; all brachitaxes of 2 ossicles. First pinnule on exterior arms of a ray much longer than succeeding pinnules. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:711337
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2012-11-27 08:48:34Z  created  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Pontiometra AH Clark, 1907. 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=711337 on 2014-04-18
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