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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptopsammia Milne-Edwards & Haime, 1848 
AphiaID: 135113

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 editorLeptopsammia stokesiana Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 (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]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptopsammia britannica (Duncan, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptopsammia chevalieri Zibrowius, 1980
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptopsammia columna Folkeson, 1919
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptopsammia crassa van der Horst, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptopsammia formosa (Gravier, 1915)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptopsammia poculum (Alcock, 1902)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptopsammia pruvoti Lacaze-Duthiers, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptopsammia queenslandiae Wells, 1964
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptopsammia stokesiana Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptopsammia trinitatis Hubbard & Wells, 1987

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptopsammia conica van der Horst, 1922 accepted as 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 editorLeptopsammia microcardia Döderlein, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptopsammia pruvoti Lacaze-Duthiers, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptopsammia poculum van der Horst, 1922 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptopsammia poculum (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 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology azooxanthellate [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 3-900 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Miocene to Recent [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135113
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hoeksema, Bert
2006-09-14 06:45:32Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2010-08-31 00:27:39Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
2010-09-07 13:48:11Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S.; Hoeksema, B. (2014). Leptopsammia Milne-Edwards & Haime, 1848. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135113 on 2014-10-21
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