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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendrophylliidae Gray, 1847 
AphiaID: 135074

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 editorScleractinia (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendrophyllia de Blainville, 1830 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScleractinia
Sources 
redescription Zibrowius, H. (1980). Les scléractiniaires de la Méditerranée et de l'Atlantique nord-oriental. Mémoires de l'Institut océanographique, Monaco, 11. Musée océanographique de Monaco: Monaco. 3 volumes, including bibliography and taxonomic index pp. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 166 [details]

redescription Cairns, S.D., 2001. A generic revision and phylogenetic analysis of the Dendrophylliidae (Cnidaria: Scleractinia). Smith. Cont. Zool. 615: 75 pp., 14 pls., 3 figs.  [details]

identification resource Cairns, S.D., 2001. A generic revision and phylogenetic analysis of the Dendrophylliidae (Cnidaria: Scleractinia). Smith. Cont. Zool. 615: 75 pp., 14 pls., 3 figs.  [details]

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Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcup corals  [details]
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taxa (38)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroides Quoy & Gaimard, 1827
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia Wood, 1844
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanopsammia Ocana & Brito, 2013
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathypsammia Marenzeller, 1907
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCladopsammia Lacaze-Duthiers, 1897
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendrophyllia de Blainville, 1830
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDichopsammia Song, 1994
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDuncanopsammia Wells, 1936
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEguchipsammia Cairns, 1994
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnallopsammia Sismonda, 1871
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEndopachys Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEndopsammia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteropsammia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptopsammia Milne-Edwards & Haime, 1848
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobopsammia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 †
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotophyllia Dennant, 1899
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPourtalopsammia Cairns, 2001
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizopsammia Verrill, 1869
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThecopsammia Pourtalès, 1868
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochopsammia Pourtalès, 1878
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubastraea Lesson, 1829
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurbinaria Oken, 1815

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnisopsammia Marenzeller, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnallopsammia Sismonda, 1871
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropsammia Verrill, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubastraea Lesson, 1829
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrasseyia Wright, 1882 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendrophyllia de Blainville, 1830
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoenopsammia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubastraea Lesson, 1829
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplohelia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnallopsammia Sismonda, 1871
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupsammia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Eupsammia) Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExplanaria Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurbinaria Oken, 1815
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGemmipora de Blainville, 1830 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurbinaria Oken, 1815
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachypsammia Verrill, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubastraea Lesson, 1829
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacopsammia Duncan, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubastraea Lesson, 1829
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammoseris Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodopsammia Semper, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) Wood, 1844
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchizopsammia Cairns, 1994 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDichopsammia Song, 1994
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubastaea accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubastraea Lesson, 1829
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubastrea Lesson, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubastraea Lesson, 1829
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurbinacis Quenstedt, 1880 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurbinaria Oken, 1815
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 editorBiology zooxanthellate or azooxanthellate [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0-2165 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription The genera in this family are solitary or colonial, mostly ahermatypic. Corallite walls are porous, usually composed of coenosteum. Septa are fused in a distinctive pattern, at least in immature corallites. Related families: None. (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Early Cretaceous to Recent [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling commonly misspelled as Dendrophyllidae [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Family revised by Cairns (2001) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135074
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hoeksema, Bert
2010-10-16 01:51:38Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
2010-12-04 14:10:32Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S.; Hoeksema, B. (2014). Dendrophylliidae. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135074 on 2014-09-23
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