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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopora Pourtalès, 1871 
AphiaID: 117243

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroidolina (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthoathecata (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFilifera (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopora (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErrina glabra Pourtalès, 1867 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylasteridae Gray, 1847
Sources 
redescription Cairns, S.D., 1983. Antarctic and subantarctic Stylasterina (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). In: Biology of the Antarctic Seas, XIII. Antarct. Res. Ser. 38 2: 61-164. [details]

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1985. Three new species of Stylasteridae (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). Proc. biol. Soc. Wash. 98 3: 728-739. [details]

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1986. A revision of the Northwest Atlantic Stylasteridae (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). Smithson. Contr. Zool. 418 : 1-131., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/smithsoniancontributions/Zoology/pdf_hi/SCTZ-0418.pdf [details]

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1991. The Marine Fauna of New Zealand: Stylasteridae (Cnidaria: Hydroida). Mem. N.Z. oceanogr. Inst. 98 : 1-99. [details]

redescription Zibrowius, H. & S.D. Cairns, 1992. Revision of the northeast Atlantic and Mediterranean Stylasteridae (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa). Mém. Mus. natn. Hist. nat. Paris, sér. A, Zool. 153 : 1-136. [details]

identification resource Cairns, S.D., 1992. A generic revision of the Stylasteridae (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). Part 3. Keys to the genera. Bull Mar. Sci. 49(1-2): 538-545.  [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopora acrolophos Cairns, 1983
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopora biserialis Cairns, 1986
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopora carinata (Pourtalès, 1867)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopora clavigera Cairns, 1986
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopora concatenata Cairns, 1991
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopora cryptocymas Cairns, 1985
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopora decipiens (Boschma, 1964)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopora dendrostylus Cairns, 1991
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopora diffusa Boschma, 1963
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopora eburnea (Calvet, 1903)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopora glabra (Pourtalès, 1867)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopora granulosa (Cairns, 1983)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopora microstylus Cairns, 1991
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopora polystichopora Cairns, 1985
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopora sarmentosa Boschma, 1968
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopora symmetrica Cairns, 1991

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopora dabneyi Pourtalès, 1871 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErrina dabneyi (Pourtalès, 1871)
Environment marine
Fossil range recent + fossil
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 60-2320 m [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Paleocene to Recent [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117243
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2006-09-13 06:47:38Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2010-11-21 16:41:40Z  checked  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S. (2014). Lepidopora Pourtalès, 1871. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117243 on 2014-12-18
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