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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacotrochides frustum Cairns, 1979 
AphiaID: 135201

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 editorFlabellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacotrochides (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacotrochides frustum (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacotrochides Alcock, 1902
Sources  original description Cairns, S.D., 1979. The deep-water Scleractinia of the Caribbean and adjacent waters. Stud. Fauna Curacao, 57 (180): 341 pp. [details]

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): 159 [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
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 497-1378 m [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling frustra was an incorrect subsequent spelling [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling frusta was incorrect original spelling [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135201
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hoeksema, Bert
2009-08-11 09:20:33Z  changed  db_admin
2010-08-26 07:38:55Z  checked  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S.; Hoeksema, B. (2014). Placotrochides frustum Cairns, 1979. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135201 on 2014-11-27
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