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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCatalaphyllia Wells, 1971 
AphiaID: 206684

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 editorEuphylliidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCatalaphyllia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCatalaphyllia jardinei (Saville-Kent, 1893) (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphylliidae Alloiteau, 1952
Sources  original description Wells JW (1971) Notes on Indo-Pacific scleractinian corals. Part 7. Catalaphyllia, a new genus of reef corals. Pacific Science 25: 368-371. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCatalaphyllia jardinei (Saville-Kent, 1893)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCatalaphyllia plicata sensu Wells (1971) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCatalaphyllia jardinei (Saville-Kent, 1893)
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology zooxanthellate [details]

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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Very similar to Euphylia, so much so that the separation of these genera is more a result of historical custom than morphological division (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]
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Catalaphyllia jardinei
Catalaphyllia jardinei
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206684
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Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-09-07 06:51:43Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2013-09-07 23:47:44Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Catalaphyllia Wells, 1971. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206684 on 2014-12-28
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