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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon iris (AH Clark, 1912) 
AphiaID: 712213

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 editorAntedonidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedoninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon iris (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon de Fréminville, 1811
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCompsometra iris AH Clark, 1912 (basionym)
Sources  basis of record Clark AH, Clark AM (1967) A monograph of the existing crinoids 1(5). Bulletin of the United States National Museum (82):1-860. [details]

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Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Antedon with cirri ~30, of 10-12 cirrals, short (about a fifth the arm length), rather stout, strongly recurved distally; longest cirral with L/W ratio ~3; distal cirrals shorter; antepenultimate with L/W ratio 1 or slightly greater. P1 of 16-18 segments, about as long as the cirri; P2 half as long as P1; distal ends of pinnulars moderately everted and produced. Centrodorsal flattened hemispherical. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Anambas Islands (NE of Singapore) and Talaud Islands to Double Island Point, S QLD, Australia. Depth range: shoreline to 55 m. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:712213
Taxonomic
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2012-12-20 14:00:10Z  created  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Antedon iris (AH Clark, 1912). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=712213 on 2014-12-25
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