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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycloseris distorta (Michelin, 1842) 
AphiaID: 207326

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 editorCycloseris mexicana Durham, 1947 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiaseris distorta (Michelin, 1842) (previous combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiaseris pulchella Verrill, 1866 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia (Cycloseris) distorta Michelin, 1842 (previous combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia distorta Michelin, 1842 (original combination, basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia patella var. dubia Döderlein, 1902 (synonym)
Sources  original description Michelin, H. 1842. Description d'une nouvelle espèce de Zoophyte du genre Fongie. Revue Zoologique par La Société Cuvierienne 5: 316. [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
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-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]
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]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Africa [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (10 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology zooxanthellate [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207326
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-10-31 09:33:07Z  created  Fondo, Esther
2013-01-22 10:22:55Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Cycloseris distorta (Michelin, 1842). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207326 on 2014-07-29
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