WoRMS name details

Trachyphylliidae Verrill, 1901

196107  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196107)

 unaccepted (synonymy)
Family
Trachyphyllia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 (type by original designation)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Verrill, A.E. 1901. Variations and nomenclature of Bermudian, West Indian and Brazilian reef corals, with notes on various Indo-Pacific corals. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 11: 63-168, pls. 10-35. [details]   
Description Solitary to colonial, hermatypic. The family is separated from the Faviidae by growth form and by the presence of large...  
Description Solitary to colonial, hermatypic. The family is separated from the Faviidae by growth form and by the presence of large paliform lobes and fine teeth on the septa. Related families are Faviidae and Merulinidae (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]
Hoeksema, B.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Trachyphylliidae Verrill, 1901. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196107 on 2018-06-17
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2005-12-27 19:49:34Z
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original description Verrill, A.E. 1901. Variations and nomenclature of Bermudian, West Indian and Brazilian reef corals, with notes on various Indo-Pacific corals. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 11: 63-168, pls. 10-35. [details]   

basis of record Corallosphere, available online at http://www.corallosphere.org/index [details]   

source of synonymy Budd, A.F., Fukami, H., Smith, N.D. & Knowlton, N. 2012. Taxonomic classification of the reef coral family Mussidae (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 166: 465–529. [details]   
From other sources
Description Solitary to colonial, hermatypic. The family is separated from the Faviidae by growth form and by the presence of large paliform lobes and fine teeth on the septa. Related families are Faviidae and Merulinidae (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]