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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon bifida moroccana (AH Clark, 1914) 
AphiaID: 714190

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 bifida (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Subspecies
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon bifida (Pennant, 1777)
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon maroccana (AH Clark, 1914) (synonym; misspelling of moroccana)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon moroccana AH Clark, 1914 (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
Distribution 
From other sources
Algeria
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAlgeria [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Tunisia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTunisia [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Antedon bifida with distal cirrals strongly compressed laterally, up to twice as wide in lateral view as proximal cirrals; longer proximal segments with L/W ratio 1.5-2.0, shorter distal cirrals with L/W ratio 1.0 (proximal width).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution W of Sierra Leone and Liberia N to Morocco, Canary Islands, Azores and Madeira, and E in the Mediterranean to Algeria; doubtfully from Tunisia, Sicily and Corsica. Depth range: (?7) 10-100 (?120) m. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:714190
Taxonomic
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2012-12-27 20:48:33Z  created  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2013). Antedon bifida moroccana (AH Clark, 1914). In: Messing, C. (2013) World List of Crinoidea. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=714190 on 2014-04-16
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