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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlabellidae Bourne, 1905 
AphiaID: 135075

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 editorFlabellum Lesson, 1831
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScleractinia
Sources 
identification resource Cairns, S.D., 1989. A revision of the ahermatypic Scleractinia of the Philippine Islands and adjacent waters, Part 1: Fungiacyathidae, Micrabaciidae, Turbinoliinae, Guyniidae, and Flabellidae. Smith. Cont. Zool. 486: 136 pp., 42 pls., 3 figs. [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlastotrochus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFalcatoflabellum Cairns, 1995
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlabellum Lesson, 1831
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJavania Duncan, 1876
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonomyces Ehrenberg, 1834
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacotrochides Alcock, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacotrochus Milne-Edwards & Haime, 1848
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymyces Cairns, 1979
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizotrochus Milne-Edwards & Haime, 1848
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTortoflabellum Squires, 1958 †
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTruncatoflabellum Cairns, 1989

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoelocyathus Sars, accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizotrochus Milne-Edwards & Haime, 1848
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodes accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlabellum Lesson, 1831
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUlocyathus Sars, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlabellum (Ulocyathus) M. Sars, 1851
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVasillum Tenison-Woods, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizotrochus Milne-Edwards & Haime, 1848
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
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology azooxanthellate [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0-3200 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Ahermatypic, solitary, free-living corals with non-exsert septa, no paliform lobes and thin walls primarily composed of epitheca. Related family is Caryphylliidae. (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Lower Cretaceous to Recent [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135075
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hoeksema, Bert
2010-09-16 22:52:29Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S.; Hoeksema, B. (2014). Flabellidae. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135075 on 2014-10-01
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