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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora dichotoma Forsskål, 1775 
AphiaID: 210733

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)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora cancellata Ehrenberg, 1834 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora clavaria Ehrenberg, 1834 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora reticularis Milne Edwards, 1860 (synonym)
Sources  original description Forsskål, P. 1775. Descriptiones Animalium, Avium, Amphibiorum, Piscium, Insectorum, Vermium; quae in Itinere Orientali Observavit Petrus Forskål. Prof. Haun. Post Mortem Auctoris Ed. Carsten Neibuhr. Adjuncta est Materia Medica Kahirina atque Tabula Maris Rubri Geographica. Hauniae, Pp 1-20 + i-xxxiv + 1-164, map., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/2154
page(s): 138 [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): 319 [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]
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 (33 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
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 other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology colonial, calcareous skeleton [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210733
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-10-13 09:05:27Z  created  Fondo, Esther
1998-03-27 07:29:36Z  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 dichotoma Forsskål, 1775. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210733 on 2014-08-29
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