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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFariometra sewelli AH Clark, 1937 
AphiaID: 713909

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 editorAntedonoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedonidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathymetrinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFariometra (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFariometra sewelli (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFariometra AH Clark, 1917
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFariometra sewelli AH Clark, 1937
Sources  original description Clark AH (1937) Crinoidea. The John Murray Expedition, 1933–34. Scientific Reports 4(4):88–108, 1 pl. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Fariometra with centrodorsal large, conical, twice as broad at the base as tall. Cirri ~55, with ~26 cirrals; longest almost 3x longer than proximal widths; distal 4-5 cirrals with L/W ratio ~1 or less. Primibrachials with conspicuous water pores between them. P1 of ~23 segments, with first 5 not longer than broad; P2 of ~15 segments, genital, about two-thirds length of P1[details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Maldive Islands. Depth: 797 m. [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Fariometra sewelli holotype NHM London cat. no. 1937.2.25.27
Fariometra sewelli hol...
Fariometra sewelli holotype NHM London cat. no. 1937.2.25.27 closeup
Fariometra sewelli hol...
Fariometra sewelli holotype NHM London cat. no. 1937.2.25.27 closeup other side
Fariometra sewelli hol...
Fariometra sewelli holotype NHM London cat. no. 1937.2.25.27 centrodorsal oblique
Fariometra sewelli hol...
Fariometra sewelli holotype NHM London cat. no. 1937.2.25.27 cirrus
Fariometra sewelli hol...
Fariometra sewelli holotype NHM London cat. no. 1937.2.25.27 1st interior pinnule Pa
Fariometra sewelli hol...
Fariometra sewelli holotype NHM London cat. no. 1937.2.25.27 mid arm
Fariometra sewelli hol...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:713909
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2012-12-22 04:10:17Z  created  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2015). Fariometra sewelli AH Clark, 1937. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=713909 on 2016-05-04
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