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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenactis Verrill, 1864 
AphiaID: 206403

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 editorFungiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenactis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMadrepora echinata Pallas, 1766 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungiidae Dana, 1846
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia (Ctenactis) Verrill, 1864
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHerpetoglossa Wells, 1966
Sources  original description Verrill, A.E. 1864. List of the polyps and corals sent by the Museum of Comparative Zoology to other institutions in exchange, with annotations. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 1: 29-60. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenactis albitentaculata Hoeksema, 1989
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenactis crassa (Dana, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenactis echinata (Pallas, 1766)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenactis triangularis Mondal & Raghunathan, 2013 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenactis echinata (Pallas, 1766)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
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South Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-West Pacific [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206403
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-06-06 22:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-09-08 06:50:23Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2013-01-21 22:25:02Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
2013-01-22 10:22:55Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
2013-01-22 14:47:01Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Ctenactis Verrill, 1864. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206403 on 2014-12-20
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