WoRMS taxon details

Anthemiphylliidae Vaughan, 1907

196097  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196097)

accepted
Family
Anthemiphyllia Pourtal├Ęs, 1878 (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Vaughan, T.W. 1907. Recent Madreporaria of the Hawaiian Islands and Laysan. U.S. National Museum Bulletin 59(9): 1-427. [details]   
Description Solitary, free-living, button-like and ahermatypic; septa have well-developed teeth, other skeletal elements reduced or...  
Description Solitary, free-living, button-like and ahermatypic; septa have well-developed teeth, other skeletal elements reduced or absent.
Related families: None. (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2020). World List of Scleractinia. Anthemiphylliidae Vaughan, 1907. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196097 on 2020-07-08
Date
action
by
2005-12-27 19:49:34Z
created
2009-08-12 11:48:18Z
changed
db_admin
2010-12-04 01:41:22Z
checked
2020-01-16 17:16:55Z
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original description Vaughan, T.W. 1907. Recent Madreporaria of the Hawaiian Islands and Laysan. U.S. National Museum Bulletin 59(9): 1-427. [details]   

identification resource Cairns, S.D., and Kitahara, M. (2012). An illustrated key to the genera and subgenera of the Recent azooxanthellate Scleractinia (Cnidaria, Anthozoa), with an attached glossary. ZooKeys 227: 1-47. , available online at https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.227.3612 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Description Solitary, free-living, button-like and ahermatypic; septa have well-developed teeth, other skeletal elements reduced or absent.
Related families: None. (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]