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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthemiphylliidae Vaughan, 1907 
AphiaID: 196097

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 editorAnthemiphylliidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScleractinia
Source  identification resource Cairns, S. & 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 http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.227.3612 [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthemiphyllia Pourtalès, 1878
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthemiphyllia dentata (Alcock, 1902)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthemiphyllia frustum Cairns, 1994
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthemiphyllia macrolobata Cairns, 1999
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthemiphyllia multidentata Cairns, 1999
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthemiphyllia pacifica Vaughan, 1907
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthemiphyllia patera Pourtalès, 1878
  » Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthemiphyllia patera costata Cairns, 1999
» Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthemiphyllia patera patera Pourtalès, 1878
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthemiphyllia spinifera Cairns, 1999
Environment marine
Fossil range recent + fossil
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription 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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196097
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Date   action   by
2005-12-27 19:49:34Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2009-08-12 11:48:18Z  changed  db_admin
2010-12-04 01:41:22Z  checked  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S. (2014). Anthemiphylliidae. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196097 on 2014-12-28
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