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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophyllia Klunzinger, 1879 
AphiaID: 204799

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 editorLobophylliidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMadrepora aspera Ellis & Solander, 1786 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobophylliidae Dai & Horng, 2009
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxyphyllia Yabe & Eguchi, 1935 (synonym)
Sources  original description Klunzinger, C.B. 1879. Die Korallenthiere des Rothen Meeres, 3. Theil: Die Steinkorallen. Zweiter Abschnitt: Die Asteraeaceen und Fungiaceen: 1-100, pls. 1-10. Gutmann, Berlin. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophyllia aspera (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophyllia costata Fenner & Veron, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophyllia echinata (Saville-Kent, 1871)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophyllia echinoporoides Veron & Pichon, 1980
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophyllia orpheensis Veron & Pichon, 1980
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophyllia patula (Hodgson & Ross, 1982)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophyllia pectinata Veron, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophyllia tarae Benzoni, 2013

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophyllia lacera (Verrill, 1864) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxypora lacera (Verrill, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophyllia magna Gardiner, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophyllia echinata (Saville-Kent, 1871)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophyllia maxima Moll & Best, 1984 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinia maxima (Moll & Best, 1984)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophyllia nishihirai Veron, 1990 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinomorpha nishihirai (Veron, 1990)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophyllia rugosa Chevalier, 1975 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxypora lacera (Verrill, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophyllia taylorae Veron, 2000 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinopora taylorae (Veron, 2000)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophyllia tosaensis Yabe & Eguchi, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinophyllia orpheensis Veron & Pichon, 1980
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
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colonies are encrusting, laminar or foliaceous. Calices are round or oval in shape, immersed to tubular, not strongly inclined on the corallum surface. Septa are numerous, columellae are well developed. The coenosteum is pitted at the insertion of new septo-costae. Polyps are extended only at night. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type species: Madrepora aspera Ellis & Solander, 1786 (Veron, 1986). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204799
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Date   action   by
1997-02-03 14:17:27Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-09-11 06:44:08Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2013-09-02 17:11:15Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
2013-09-08 13:36:39Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
2014-03-14 21:18:25Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
2014-05-30 16:29:19Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Echinophyllia Klunzinger, 1879. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204799 on 2014-07-29
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