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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalometra discoidea (Carpenter, 1888) 
AphiaID: 731381

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 editorTropiometroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalometridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalometra (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalometra AH Clark, 1907
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon discoidea Carpenter, 1888 (basionym)
Sources 
source of synonymy Clark AH (1907) New genera of recent free crinoids. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, Quarterly Issue 50(3):343–364.  [details]

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Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (11 publications) 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Large Calometra with arms 90-100 mm long; brachitaxis ossicles with everted edges; brachials with everted distal ends giving arms a rough appearance; usually 42-50 cirrals. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution SW Timor and Kepulauan Kai to Maluku, Indonesia, and southern Philippines in 85-439 m. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:731381
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2013-06-01 12:35:32Z  created  Messing, Charles
  
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  Citation: Messing, C. (2014). Calometra discoidea (Carpenter, 1888). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=731381 on 2014-09-20
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