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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPremocyathus cornuformis (Pourtalès, 1868) 
AphiaID: 135167

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPremocyathus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPremocyathus cornuformis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPremocyathus Yabe & Eguchi, 1942
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaryophyllia (Caryophyllia) cornuformis Pourtalès, 1868
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaryophyllia (Caryophyllia) cornuformis Pourtalès, 1868
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaryophyllia (Caryophyllia) pourtalesi Duncan, 1873
Sources 
redescription Cairns, S.D., 1979. The deep-water Scleractinia of the Caribbean and adjacent waters. Stud. Fauna Curacao, 57 (180): 341 pp. [details]

new combination reference Cairns, Stephen. (2000). A revision of the shallow-water azooxanthellate scleractinia of the Western Atlantic. Studies on the fauna of Curacao and other Caribbean Islands. 125: 1-235. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlesser horn coral  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
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 137-2360 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135167
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2015). Premocyathus cornuformis. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135167 on 2015-07-03
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