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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFavia amicorum (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) 
AphiaID: 207443

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 editorMussidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFaviinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFavia (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (original combination, basionym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDipsastraea amicorum (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFavia Milne Edwards, 1857
Sources  original description Milne Edwards H, Haime J (1849) Recherches sur les polypiers. Mémoire 4. Monographie des Astréides. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie, Series 3, 12: 95-197. [details]

new combination reference Huang D, Benzoni F, Fukami H, Knowlton N, Smith ND, Budd AF (2014) Taxonomic classification of the reef coral families Merulinidae, Montastraeidae, and Diploastraeidae (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 171: 277–355. [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]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (11 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNew combination The combination B. amicorum was established by Veron & Pichon (1982) in an addendum to a monograph on Poritidae. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207443
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-10-31 12:32:54Z  created  Fondo, Esther
1998-03-30 07:54:21Z  changed  Fondo, Esther
2014-03-16 01:08:52Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
2014-04-13 21:57:04Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
2014-05-26 23:19:26Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
2014-06-13 17:49:47Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Favia amicorum (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207443 on 2014-07-26
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