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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycloseris cyclolites (Lamarck, 1815) 
AphiaID: 207323

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 editorCycloseris (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycloseris Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiaseris mortoni Tenison-Woods, 1880 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia (Cycloseris) cyclolites Lamarck, 1815 (previous combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia adrianae Van Der Horst, 1921 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia borneensis Gerth, 1925 † (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia cyclolites Lamarck, 1815 (original combination, basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia glans Dana, 1846 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia japonica Vaughan, 1906 † (synonym)
Sources  original description Lamarck, J.B.d.1815. Histoire naturelle des Animaux sans Vertèbres, préséntant les caractères généraux et particuliers de ces animaux, leur distribution, leurs classes, leurs families, leurs genres, et la citation des principales espèces qui s'y rapportent; précédée d'une Introduction offrant la détermination des caractères essentiels de l'Animal, sa distinction du Végétal et des autres corps naturels, enfin, l'exposition des principes fondamentaux de la Zoologie: Paris, Verdière. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormushroom coral [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
South Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-West Pacific [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRodriguez [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (37 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology zooxanthellate [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Southern Ocean [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Corals are circular domes up to 40 mm in diameter with a concave undersurface. Septa are straight an symmetrical. Primary septa are thick and exsert around the mouth. Colour: pale cream or greenish. Abundance: (common on flat inter-reef soft substrates. Veron, 1986 <57>)

Small, solitary, up to 5 cm, circular and dome-shaped. Colour: generally pale cream or green. Habitat: often common on sandy substrates between reefs. (Richmond, 1997) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207323
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-03 14:17:27Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2013-01-22 14:47:01Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Cycloseris cyclolites (Lamarck, 1815). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207323 on 2014-09-30
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