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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptoria Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 
AphiaID: 204155

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 editorMerulinidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeandrina phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerulinidae Verrill, 1865
Source  basis of record Veron, J.E.N. (1986). Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. Angus & Robertson Publishers, London. [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrain coral  [details]
Direct child
taxa

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 Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLeptoria gracilis (Dana)
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLeptoria irregularis Veron, 1990
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptoria phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786)

Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLeptoria tenuis Dana, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptoria phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type species: Madrepora phrygia Ellis & Solander, 1786 (Veron, 1986). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204155
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-03 14:17:27Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2013-02-06 17:41:18Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
2014-03-16 13:26:33Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Leptoria Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204155 on 2014-04-19
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