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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia Wood, 1844 
AphiaID: 135108

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 editorDendrophylliidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia calyculus Wood, 1844 † (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendrophylliidae Gray, 1847
Sources 
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]

redescription Cairns, S.D., 2000. A revision of the shallow-water azooxanthellate Scleractinia of the western Atlantic. Stud. Nat. Hist. Carib. Reg. 75: 321 pp., 215 figs.  [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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 Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) Wood, 1844
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) bairdiana Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) bayeri Cairns, 1979
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) bonaespei van der Horst, 1938
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) capensis Verrill, 1865
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) cedrosensis Durham, 1947
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) cellulosa Duncan, 1873
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) chnous Squires, 1962
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) corniculans (Alcock, 1902)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) cornu Moseley, 1881
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) crassiseptum Cairns & Zibrowius, 1997
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) crassitheca Cairns, 1995
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) cumingii Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) cyathoides (Pourtalès, 1871)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) dentata Tenison-Woods, 1879
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) desmophyllioides Vaughan, 1907
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) diademata van der Horst, 1927
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) diffusa Harrison & Poole, 1909
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) dilatata Dennant, 1904
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) dineta Cairns, 1977
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) diomedeae Vaughan, 1907
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) dubia (Semper, 1872)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) elegans Verrill, 1864
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) europaea (Risso, 1826)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) floridana Pourtalès, 1868
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) galapagensis Vaughan, 1907
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) gemma (Moseley, 1881)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) gemmifera Klunzinger, 1879
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) generatrix Cairns & Zibrowius, 1997
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) gigas Moseley, 1881
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) hadros Cairns, 1979
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) helenae Duncan, 1876
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) iwayamaensis Abe, 1938
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) japonica Cairns, 2001
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) javaensis Cairns, 2001 †
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) kalakauai Wright, 1882
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) laysanensis Vaughan, 1907
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) malouinensis Squires, 1961
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) merguiensis Duncan, 1889
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) palifera Pourtalès, 1878
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) parallela (Semper, 1872)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) parvula Moseley, 1881
» Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) pittieri Vaughan, 1919
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) profundicella Gardiner, 1899
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) rediviva Moseley, 1881
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) regia Gosse, 1853
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) scabra Alcock, 1893
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) scabrosa (Dana, 1846)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) serrata Cairns & Zibrowius, 1997
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) spongiosa Cairns, 2004
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) striata Duncan, 1876
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) taprobanae Bourne, 1905
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) tenuis van der Horst, 1922
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) thalassae Zibrowius, 1980
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) ukrainensis Cairns, 2001 †
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) vanderhorsti Cairns, 2001
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) wellsi Cairns, 1977
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) yongei Crossland, 1952
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) annae van der Horst, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizopsammia annae (van der Horst, 1933)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) buccina Tenison-Woods, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) bairdiana Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) eguchii Wells, 1982 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCladopsammia eguchii (Wells, 1982)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) elliptica (Tenison-Woods, 1878) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) bairdiana Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) gaditana Duncan, 1873 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEguchipsammia gaditana (Duncan, 1873)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) hawaiiensis Vaughan, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) gigas Moseley, 1881
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) incisa Crossland, 1952 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendrophyllia incisa (Crossland, 1952)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) malouiensis Squires, 1961 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) malouinensis Squires, 1961
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) nouhuysi Van Der Horst, 1922 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendrophyllia arbuscula van der Horst, 1922
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) osburni Durham & Barnard, 1952 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) galapagensis Vaughan, 1907
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) ponderosa van der Horst, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) vanderhorsti Cairns, 2001
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) praecipua Gardiner & Waugh, 1939 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEguchipsammia gaditana (Duncan, 1873)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) scheeri Durham, 1962 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizopsammia verrilli van der Horst, 1922
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) sumbayaensis Cairns, 2001 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Eupsammia) stimpsonii (Verrill, 1865)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) teres Cairns, 1994 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) japonica Cairns, 2001
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) tiburonensis Durham, 1947 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) cedrosensis Durham, 1947
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) troprobanae Bourne, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) taprobanae Bourne, 1905
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) variabilis Gerth, 1921 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) javaensis Cairns, 2001 †
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Eupsammia) Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Eupsammia) caribbeana Cairns, 1977
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Eupsammia) carinata (Semper, 1872)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Eupsammia) imperialis Kent, 1871
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Eupsammia) pittieri Vaughan, 1919
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Eupsammia) regalis (Alcock, 1893)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Eupsammia) stimpsonii (Verrill, 1865)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Eupsammia) grandis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Eupsammia) pittieri Vaughan, 1919
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia calyculus Wood, 1844 †

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia balaerica Lacaze-Duthiers, 1897 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) regia Gosse, 1853
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia brevis Duncan, 1882 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) regia Gosse, 1853
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia cornu Sokolow, 1894 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) ukrainensis Cairns, 2001 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia formosa Gravier, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptopsammia formosa (Gravier, 1915)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia socialis sensu Duncan, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptopsammia britannica (Duncan, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia togata van der Horst, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPourtalopsammia togata (van der Horst, 1927)
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 other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology azooxanthellate and zooxanthellate [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0-1150 m [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135108
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hoeksema, Bert
2006-09-06 06:55:51Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2010-09-07 13:48:11Z  checked  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S.; Hoeksema, B. (2014). Balanophyllia. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135108 on 2014-10-23
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