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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSporadopora Moseley, 1879 
AphiaID: 174790

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroidolina (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthoathecata (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFilifera (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylasteridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylasteridae Gray, 1847
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolypora Moseley, 1876 (junior homonym)
Sources 
redescription Cairns, S.D., 1991. The Marine Fauna of New Zealand: Stylasteridae (Cnidaria: Hydroida). Mem. N.Z. oceanogr. Inst. 98 : 1-99. [details]

identification resource Cairns, S.D., 1992. A generic revision of the Stylasteridae (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). Part 3. Keys to the genera. Bull Mar. Sci. 49(1-2): 538-545.  [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSporadopora dichotoma (Moseley, 1876)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSporadopora faxensis Nielsen, 1919 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSporadopora marginata Tenison-Woods, 1880 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSporadopora micropora Cairns, 1991
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSporadopora mortenseni Broch, 1942

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSporadopora atabulata Lowe, 1967 (nomen nudum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSporadopora cleithridium Squires, 1958 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxopora cleithrideum (Squires, 1958) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSporadopora granulosa Cairns, 1983 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidopora granulosa (Cairns, 1983)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSporadopora providentiae Hickson & England, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistichopora providentiae (Hickson & England, 1909)
Environment marine
Fossil range recent + fossil
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 119-1498 m [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Paleocene to Recent [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species Type species Polypora dichotoma Moseley, 1876 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:174790
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-14 09:00:06Z  created  Claus, Simon
2010-11-21 16:41:40Z  checked  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S. (2014). Sporadopora Moseley, 1879. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=174790 on 2014-08-31
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