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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFariometra alcyon (AH Clark, 1912) 
AphiaID: 713911

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 editorBathymetrinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFariometra (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFariometra AH Clark, 1917
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNepiometra alcyon (AH Clark, 1912) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThaumatometra alcyon AH Clark, 1912 (basionym)
Sources  new combination reference 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
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Fariometra with lateral margins of first primibrachial converging; lateral angles of axils extending beyond angles of first primibrachials. Centrodorsal base to height ratio 1.5. Peripheral cirri of ~28 cirrals; longest with L/W ratio ~3. P2 larger than P1 though with fewer segments; P1 with first four segments about as long as broad. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution SE of Ceram, Indonesia. Depth: 204 m. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:713911
Taxonomic
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2012-12-22 17:24:48Z  created  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Fariometra alcyon (AH Clark, 1912). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=713911 on 2014-09-17
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