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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungiacyathidae Chavalier, 1987 
AphiaID: 135076

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungiacyathidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungiacyathus Sars, 1872
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScleractinia
Sources 
redescription 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]

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 editorFungiacyathus Sars, 1872

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathyactis Moseley, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungiacyathus Sars, 1872
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 99-6328 m, deepest of the Scleractinia [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Eocene to Recent [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135076
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hoeksema, Bert
2010-09-25 12:49:11Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S.; Hoeksema, B. (2014). Fungiacyathidae. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135076 on 2014-12-19
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