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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
Sources  original description Milne Edwards H, Haime J. 1848. Note sur la classification de la deuxième tribu de la famille des Astréides. Académie Des Sciences, Paris, Comptes Rendus 27: 490–497. [details]

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Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrain coral  [details]
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taxa (4)

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptoria irregularis Veron, 1990
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptoria phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptoria gracilis (Dana, 1846) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptoria phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Species Checked: 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
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 2014-09-30
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