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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulactinia stella (Verrill, 1864) 
AphiaID: 100814

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 editorNynantheae (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThenaria (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEndomyaria (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActiniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulactinia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulactinia Agassiz in Verrill, 1864
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthopleura fuscoviridis Carlgren, 1949
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBunodactis stella (Verrill, 1864)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBunodes stella Verrill, 1864
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrina stella (Verrill, 1864)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTealiopsis stella Verrill, 1922
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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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoranémone à points blancs  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanada [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSt. Lawrence Estuary [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern North Atlantic [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest North Pacific [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
United States
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUSA [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParastaurosoma arcticum Avdeev & Avdeev, 1975 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastroecus chukotensis (Avdeev & Avdeev, 1975 ) [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastroecus chukotensis (Avdeev & Avdeev, 1975 ) [via synonym] (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (9 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Generally, anthozoans are primarly carnivorous which prey on sea urchins, gastropods, bivalves, or crustaceans that crawl or swim into their grasp. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circumarctic boreal to southern Maine [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat coastal to shelf [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat sandy, muddy, or rocky habitats; also may attached themselves to hard parts or products of other organisms (shells) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction reproduce asexually through longitudinal fission and sexually (protandric hermaphrodites) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Bunodes stella (syn.): type specimen in the Bay of Fundy [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:100814
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Aulactinia stella (Verrill, 1864). 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=100814 on 2014-09-23
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