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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora tenera Boschma, 1949 
AphiaID: 210729

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroidolina (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthoathecata (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMilleporidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora tenera (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora cruzi Nemenzo, 1975 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora tenella Ortmann, 1892 (name preoccupied by Millepora tenella Esper, 1795)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora tortuosa Dana, 1848 (invalid junior homonym of Millepora tortuosa Esper, 1797 )
Sources  original description Boschma, H. 1949c. Notes on specimens of the genus Millepora in the collection of the British Museum. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 119: 661-672, pls 1-2. [details]

redescription Razak, T.B., Hoeksema B.W., 2003. The hydrocoral genus Millepora (Hydrozoa: Capitata: Milleporidae) in Indonesia. Zool. Verh. Leiden 345 : 313-336.
page(s): 323 [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
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]
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 [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (9 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology zooxanthellate with calcareous skeleton [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210729
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-10-13 09:05:27Z  created  Fondo, Esther
1998-03-30 07:54:21Z  changed  Fondo, Esther
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  changed  van der Land, Jacob
2011-04-15 06:55:16Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2013-07-16 06:14:24Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Millepora tenera Boschma, 1949. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210729 on 2014-11-28
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