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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlatotrochus Cairns, 1994 
AphiaID: 267212

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 editorTurbinoliidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatytrochus rubescens Moseley, 1876 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurbinoliidae Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Sources  original description Cairns, S.D., 1994. Scleractinia of the Temperate North Pacific. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 557:150 pp., 42 plates, 3 figs.  [details]

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1997. A generic revision and phylogenetic analysis of the Turbinoliidae (Cnidaria: Scleractinia). Smith. Cont. Zool. 591: 55 pp., including 10 pls.  [details]

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1995. The marine fauna of New Zealand: Scleractinia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa). N. Z. Oceanographic Mem, 103: 210 pp. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlatotrochus japonicus Tachikawa, 2011
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlatotrochus rubescens (Moseley, 1876)
Environment marine
Fossil range recent + fossil
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology azooxanthellate [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 106-751 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Pleistocene to Recent [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267212
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Date   action   by
2008-01-14 11:18:07Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-08-23 14:57:18Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
2010-09-05 14:32:08Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S. (2014). Alatotrochus Cairns, 1994. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267212 on 2014-07-24
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