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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium dianthus (Ellis, 1768) 
AphiaID: 158251

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 editorMetridioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium dianthus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium de Blainville, 1824
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia dianthus Ellis, 1768
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinea dianthus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia (Diplostephanus) candida Müller, 1776
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia (Entacmaea) rufa Müller, 1776
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia aurantiaca Jordan, 1855
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia candida Müller, 1776
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia cereus Müller, 1776
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia dianthus Ellis, 1768 (original binomen)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia felina Linnaeus, 1767
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia marginata Le Sueur, 1817
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia marginata var. ambrea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia marginata var. salmonea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia pallida Holdsworth, 1855
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia pellucida Alder, 1858
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia pentapetala Pennant
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia plumosa
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia rufa Müller, 1776
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia senilis Linnaeus, 1767
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActiniloba dianthus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinoloba (Metridium) dianthus de Blainville, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinoloba dianthus de Blainville, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinoloba marginata Les.
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinothoe pallida Holdsworth
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthea plumosa
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrina (Polystemma) plumosa Ehrenberg
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMethridium dianthus (Ellis, 1768)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium (Actinoloba) dianthus (Ellis, 1768)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium dianthus var. sindonea Gosse
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium fimbriatum Verrill, 1865
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium fimbriatum Verrill, 1865
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium marginatum Milne-Edwards
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium pallidum (Holdsworth, 1855)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium plumosa
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium senile (Linnaeus, 1761)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium senile fimbriatum (Verrill)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium senile senile (Linnaeus, 1761)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium senile var. fimbriatum (Verrill)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium senilis Linnaeus, 1761
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPriapus senilis Linnaeus, 1761
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSagartia dianthus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSagartia pallida Holdsworth
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSagartia pallida var. rufa (Holdsworth)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSagartia pura (Alder, 1858)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThoe pura Wright, 1859
Sources  basis of record Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World., available online at http://hercules.kgs.ku.edu/Hexacoral/Anemone2/ [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzeeanjelier [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgeschulpte zeeanemoon [from synonym]  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorplumose anemone [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfrilled anemone [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcloned plumose anemone [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorclonal plumose anemone [from synonym]  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoroeillet de mer [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoranémone plumeuse [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoractinie plumeuse [from synonym]  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeenelke [from synonym]  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium dianthus var. sindonea Gosse accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium senile (Linnaeus, 1761) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium dianthus (Ellis, 1768)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean [from synonym] [details]
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [from synonym] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpuikom [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Ireland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern North Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern North Pacific [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBirkenfels (shipwreck) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Sweden
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (126 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Newfoundland, York Harbour [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Plumose anemone - Metridium senile (Linnaeus, 1767)
Plumose anemone - Metr...
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Metridium senile (Linnaeus, 1767)
Metridium senile (Linn...
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Picture of <i>Metridium senile</i> (Linnaeus, 1761)
Picture of Metridium s...
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Picture of <i>Metridium senile</i> (Linnaeus, 1761)
Picture of Metridium s...
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Zeeanjelier Metridium senile
Zeeanjelier Metridium ...
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Metridium senile
Metridium senile
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Metridium senile
Metridium senile
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Metridium senile
Metridium senile
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Metridium senile
Metridium senile
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158251
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-25 10:44:50Z  created  Claus, Simon
2009-09-15 08:51:01Z  checked  Fautin, Daphne
2012-01-03 07:57:50Z  changed  Fautin, Daphne
2015-10-08 08:58:45Z  changed  Fautin, Daphne
2015-10-13 10:34:41Z  changed  Fautin, Daphne
  
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  Citation: Fautin, D. (2015). Metridium dianthus (Ellis, 1768). In: Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158251 on 2016-07-01
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