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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycloseris somervillei (Gardiner, 1909) 
AphiaID: 207328

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 editorFungia (Cycloseris) somervillei Gardiner, 1909 (previous combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia somervillei Gardiner, 1909 (original combination, basionym)
Sources  original description Gardiner, J.S. 1909. The Madreporarian Corals. I. The family Fungiidae, with a revision of its genera and species and an account of their geographical distribution. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology (Ser. 2) 12: 257- 290, pls. 33-39. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormushroom coral [from synonym]  [details]
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Seychelles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
South Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-West Pacific [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-West Pacific [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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 Seychelles [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Corals are oval, flat, with a central dome and a flat undersurface. Primary septa are exsert on the central dome. Colour: not known. Abundance: very rare. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207328
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
2013-01-27 10:50:32Z  checked  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Cycloseris somervillei (Gardiner, 1909). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207328 on 2014-09-30
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