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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwiftia Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 
AphiaID: 125314

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 editorOctocorallia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonacea (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolaxonia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlexauridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwiftia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlexauridae Gray, 1859
Sources  basis of record van Ofwegen, L.; Grasshoff, M.; van der Land, J. (2001). Octocorallia (excl. Pennatulacea), 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. 104-105 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwiftia africana (Kükenthal, 1919)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwiftia borealis (Kramp, 1930)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwiftia casta (Verrill, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwiftia dubia (Thomson, 1929)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwiftia exserta (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwiftia kofoidi (Nutting, 1909)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwiftia koreni (Studer, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwiftia miniata (Valenciennes, 1855)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwiftia pallida Madsen, 1970
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwiftia pourtalesii Deichmann, 1936
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwiftia rosea (Grieg, 1887)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwiftia sibogae (Nutting, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwiftia spauldingi (Nutting, 1909)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwiftia studeri (Nutting, 1910)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwiftia beringi (Nutting, 1912) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalcigorgia beringi (Nutting, 1912)
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125314
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Ofwegen, Leen
2010-09-16 09:11:12Z  changed  van Ofwegen, Leen
  
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  Citation: van Ofwegen, L. (2014). Swiftia Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125314 on 2014-11-26
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