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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenocyathus Pourtalès, 1871 
AphiaID: 135122

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 editorStenocyathidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoenocyathus vermiformis Pourtalès, 1868 (type by monotypy)
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenocyathidae Stolarski, 2000
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenocyathidae Stolarski, 2000
Sources 
redescription Cairns, S.D., 1995. The marine fauna of New Zealand: Scleractinia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa). N. Z. Oceanographic Mem, 103: 210 pp. [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 editorStenocyathus vermiformis (Pourtalès, 1868)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenocyathus decamera Ralph & Squires, 1962 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenocyathus vermiformis (Pourtalès, 1868)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenocyathus washingtoni Cecchini, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenocyathus vermiformis (Pourtalès, 1868)
Environment marine
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 110-1500 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Genus of non-reef building scleractinians; occurs ao in Indian Ocean. Elongate, horn-shaped, and free-living or attached. The wall is composed of layers and pali are in a crown of six (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135122
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hoeksema, Bert
2010-08-27 12:16:13Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
2010-09-18 13:29:38Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S.; Hoeksema, B. (2014). Stenocyathus Pourtalès, 1871. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135122 on 2014-09-19
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