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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOculina Lamarck, 1816 
AphiaID: 135124

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 editorOculinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOculina (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMadrepora virginea Lamarck, 1816 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOculinidae Gray, 1847
Sources 
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 editorOculina arbuscula Agassiz, 1864
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOculina diffusa Lamarck, 1816
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOculina patagonica de Angelis, 1908
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOculina profunda Cairns, 1991
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOculina robusta Pourtalès, 1871
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOculina tenella Pourtalès, 1871
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOculina valenciennesi Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOculina varicosa Lesueur, 1821
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOculina virgosa Squires, 1958

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOculina africana Thiel, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchizoculina africana (Thiel, 1928)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOculina fasciculata Saville-Kent, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinopora mammiformis (Nemenzo, 1959)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOculina fissipara Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchizoculina fissipara (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOculina flabelliformis lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylaster flabelliformis (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOculina horrescens Dana, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea horrescens (Dana, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOculina micranthus Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubastraea micranthus (Ehrenberg, 1834)
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 Zooxanthellate and azooxanthellate species [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0-1050 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Cretaceous to Recent [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135124
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hoeksema, Bert
2010-09-15 23:16:22Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S.; Hoeksema, B. (2014). Oculina Lamarck, 1816. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135124 on 2014-11-28
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