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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydnophora contignatio (Forsskål, 1775) 
AphiaID: 207405

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 editorMerulinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydnophora (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydnophora contignatio (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydnophora exesa (Pallas, 1766)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydnophorella Delage & Hérouard, 1901
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydnophora Fischer von Waldheim, 1807
Sources  original description Forsskål, P.; Niebuhr, C. (1775). Descriptiones animalium, avium, amphibiorum, piscium, insectorum, vermium / quae in itinere orientali observavit Petrus Forskål. Post mortem auctoris edidit Carsten Niebuhr. Adjuncta est materia medica kahirina atque tabula maris Rubri geographica. Hauniæ [Copenhagen]:ex officina Mölleri. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18564#page/9/mode/1up [details]

source of synonymy Veron, J.E.N., Pichon, M. & Wijsman-Best, M. 1977. Scleractinia of Eastern Australia – Part II. Families Faviidae, Trachyphylliidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph series 3: 1–233. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Link Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection (1 record) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207405
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-03 14:17:27Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2014-05-29 09:17:28Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
2016-02-04 07:54:38Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2016). Hydnophora contignatio (Forsskål, 1775). In: Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207405 on 2017-07-23
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