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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErythrastrea Pichon, Scheer & Pillai, 1983 
AphiaID: 204891

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 editorErythrastrea flabellata Pichon, Scheer & Pillai, 1983 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerulinidae Verrill, 1865
Sources  original description Scheer, G. & Pillai, C.S.G. 1983. Report on the stony corals from the Red Sea. Zoologica, Stuttgart 45 (133): 1-198, pls. 1-41. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErythrastrea flabellata Pichon, Scheer & Pillai, 1983
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorErythrastrea wellsi (Ma, 1959)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
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Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colonies are flabello-meandroid with thin walls and distinct columellae (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204891
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Date   action   by
1997-02-13 09:54:01Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-06-04 11:18:58Z  changed  Depew, Lorna
2013-02-06 17:41:18Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
2014-03-17 09:27:40Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Erythrastrea Pichon, Scheer & Pillai, 1983. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204891 on 2014-09-01
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