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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium de Blainville, 1824 
AphiaID: 100770

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexacorallia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActiniaria (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActiniaria incertae sedis (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridiidae
Sources  basis of record van der Land, J.; den Hartog, J.H. (2001). Actiniaria, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 106-109 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium canum Stuckey, 1914
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium dianthus (Ellis, 1768)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium exile Hand, 1956
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium farcimen (Brandt, 1835)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium huanghaiense Pei, 1998
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium senile (Linnaeus, 1761)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium marginatum (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium sinensis Zunan, 1998 (nomen dubium, Status unknown)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium exilis Hand, 1956 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium exile Hand, 1956
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium giganteum Fautin, Bucklin & Hand, 1989 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium farcimen (Brandt, 1835)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium huanghaiensis Pei, 1998 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium huanghaiense Pei, 1998
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium muscosum Drayton in Dana, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOulactis muscosa (Drayton in Dana, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium parvulum McMurrich, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinothoe lobata (Carlgren, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium praetextum Couthouy in Dana, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllactis praetexta (Couthouy in Dana, 1846)
Environment marine
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:100770
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2005-04-07 07:57:24Z  changed  Cuvelier, Daphne
2009-09-01 14:40:36Z  changed  Fautin, Daphne
  
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  Citation: Fautin, D. (2014). Metridium de Blainville, 1824. In: Fautin, Daphne G. 2011. Hexacorallians of the World. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=100770 on 2014-11-28
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