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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitophyton Forskål, 1775 
AphiaID: 204523

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthozoa (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOctocorallia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonacea (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyoniina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNephtheidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNephtheidae Gray, 1862
Source  basis of record Williams, G.C. (1992). Biogeography of the octocorallian coelenterate fauna of southern Africa. Biol. J. Linn. Soc. 46:351-401. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitophyton acutifolium Kükenthal, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitophyton arboreum Forskål, 1775
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitophyton carnosum (Kükenthal)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitophyton crosslandi Thomson & Mcqueen
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitophyton erinaceum Kükenthal
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitophyton formosanum Kükenthal, 1903
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitophyton fulvum Forskål, 1775
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitophyton graeffei (Kükenthal, 1896)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitophyton lighti Roxas, 1933
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitophyton liltvedi Verseveldt & Williams, 1988
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitophyton maldivensis (HIckson, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitophyton orientale Roxas, 1933
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitophyton ramosum (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitophyton rigidum Light
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitophyton sanderi (May, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitophyton stuhlmanni (May, 1898)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitophyton viridis (May, 1898)
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204523
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Date   action   by
1998-11-13 11:41:50Z  created  Fondo, Esther
2010-09-15 12:49:54Z  changed  van Ofwegen, Leen
2013-10-18 12:39:18Z  changed  van Ofwegen, Leen
  
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  Citation: van Ofwegen, L. (2014). Litophyton Forskål, 1775. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204523 on 2014-04-18
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