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Florometra serratissima

Author: Clark, 1907

Description

General: Indistinguishable on video from Psathyrometra fragilis (439-2903 m) and Tonrometra (~2000 m); can be brownish-red or may appear white.



Geographic Information

Published depth range: 10 - 420 m

Habitat description: Benthic.

Ocean range (global): NE Pacific, Aleutian Islands to BCS, Mexico.



Additional Information

Consulting taxonomist: Greg Rouse, Scripps Institute of Oceanography.

Taxonomist assessment: Based on samples of crinoids from the Monterey Bay area.



References

Encyclopedia of Life

Tree of Life

World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Citation: Florometra serratissima (Clark, 1907) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Florometra%20serratissima. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2017-12-17.
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