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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 editorUlophyllia Milne Edwards, 1857 (synonymy)
Sources  basis of record Veron, J.E.N. (1986). Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. Angus & Robertson Publishers, London. [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
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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 2014-04-19
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