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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOulophyllia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 
AphiaID: 205663

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 crispa Lamarck, 1816 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerulinidae Verrill, 1865
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoelogyra Nemenzo, 1959 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUlophyllia Milne Edwards, 1857 (synonym)
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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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOulophyllia bennettae (Veron, Pichon & Best, 1977)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOulophyllia crispa (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOulophyllia levis (Nemenzo, 1959)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOulophyllia spinosa Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsophyllia sinuosa (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
Notes 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colonies are massive, monocentric to meandroid, composed of large valleys with widely spaced, ragged septa and acute thin walls. Paliform lobes are usually present (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type species: Maeandrina crispa Lamarck, 1816 (Veron, 1986). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205663
Taxonomic
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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
2006-09-26 06:56:50Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
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). Oulophyllia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205663 on 2014-08-22
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