Heterometra flora   (AH Clark,  1913) (Feather Star)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Echinodermata
Class: Crinoidea
Order:Comatulida
Family:Himerometridae

Description
Cirri stout and strongly curved, of 29-30 segments; all cirrals much broader than long. Brachials very short; proximal brachials smooth.


Synonym (s)
Amphimetra flora AH Clark, 1913
(Basionym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Lakshadweep INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • James, DB (1989) Echinoderms of Lakshadweep and their zoogeography Marine living resources of the union territory of Lakshadweep: An indicative survey with suggestions for development Bulletin of Central Marine Research Institute CMFRI 43 97-144 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/8213/1/Bulletin_No_43.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

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