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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethocyathus Kuehn, 1933 
AphiaID: 135103

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 editorCaryophylliidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThecocyathus microphyllus Reuss, 1871 †
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaryophylliidae Dana, 1846
Sources 
redescription Lattig, P., and S.D. Cairns, 2000. A new species of Tethocyathus (Scleractinia: Caryophylliidae). Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 113(3): 590-595, 1 pl.  [details]

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1995. The marine fauna of New Zealand: Scleractinia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa). N. Z. Oceanographic Mem, 103: 210 pp. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethocyathus cylindraceus (Pourtal├Ęs, 1868)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethocyathus endesa Cairns, Haeussermann & Foersterra, 2005
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethocyathus minor (Gardiner, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethocyathus prahli Lattig & Cairns, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethocyathus recurvatus (Pourtal├Ęs, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethocyathus variabilis Cairns, 1979
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethocyathus virgatus (Alcock, 1902)
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 
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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 15-860 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Eocene to Recent [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135103
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hoeksema, Bert
2006-09-29 11:38:53Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2010-09-09 20:29:02Z  checked  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S.; Hoeksema, B. (2014). Tethocyathus Kuehn, 1933. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135103 on 2014-10-31
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