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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia sipunculoides Stimpson, 1853 
AphiaID: 158209

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 editorActiniaria (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNynantheae (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThenaria (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEndomyaria (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActiniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia sipunculoides (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (basionym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEdwardsia sipunculoides (Stimpson, 1853)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia Linnaeus, 1767
Sources 
source of synonymy Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World., available online at http://hercules.kgs.ku.edu/Hexacoral/Anemone2/ [details]

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Distribution 
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (10 publications) 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Generally, anthozoans are primarly carnivorous which prey on sea urchins, gastropods, bivalves, or crustaceans that crawl or swim into their grasp. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Cape Hatteras to Bay of Fundy [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat sandy, muddy, or rocky habitats; also may attached themselves to hard parts or products of other organisms (shells) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction reproduce asexually through longitudinal fission and sexually (protandric hermaphrodites) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType specimen type specimen from Bay of Fundy [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158209
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-25 10:44:50Z  created  Claus, Simon
2009-12-23 10:36:46Z  changed  Fautin, Daphne
  
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  Citation: Fautin, D. (2014). Actinia sipunculoides Stimpson, 1853. In: Fautin, Daphne G. 2011. Hexacorallians of the World. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158209 on 2014-12-27
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