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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGuyniidae Hickson, 1910 
AphiaID: 135077

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 editorGuynia Duncan, 1873
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 editorGuynia Duncan, 1873

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrophyllia Hickson, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGuynia Duncan, 1873
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 editorDescription Solitary, free-living or attached, and tubular. Walls are composed of epitheca with pores between septa. Septa are few, not exsert, with smooth margins. Related family is Flabellidae. (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Upper Jurassic to Recent [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135077
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hoeksema, Bert
2010-09-18 13:29:38Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
2010-09-25 21:30:46Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S.; Hoeksema, B. (2014). Guyniidae. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135077 on 2014-08-01
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