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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) regia Gosse, 1853 
AphiaID: 135181

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) (Subgenus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia (Balanophyllia) Wood, 1844
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia balaerica Lacaze-Duthiers, 1897
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanophyllia brevis Duncan, 1882
Sources 
redescription Zibrowius, H. (1980). Les scléractiniaires de la Méditerranée et de l'Atlantique nord-oriental. Mémoires de l'Institut océanographique, Monaco, 11. Musée océanographique de Monaco: Monaco. 3 volumes, including bibliography and taxonomic index pp. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 185 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgouden sterkoraal  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorscarlet coralUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgolden star coral  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast North Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of England [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
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 solitary; azooxanthellate [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 2-100 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat coastal [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Van Beneden (1867, pl. 19)
Van Beneden (1867, pl....
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135181
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hoeksema, Bert
2010-11-18 00:03:49Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S.; Hoeksema, B. (2014). Balanophyllia (Balanophyllia) regia Gosse, 1853. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135181 on 2014-10-22
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