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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabyrinthocyathus Cairns, 1979 
AphiaID: 267538

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 editorCaryophylliidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabyrinthocyathus langae Cairns, 1979 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaryophylliidae Dana, 1846
Sources  original description Cairns, S.D., 1979. The deep-water Scleractinia of the Caribbean and adjacent waters. Stud. Fauna Curacao, 57 (180): 341 pp. [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 editorLabyrinthocyathus delicatus (Marenzeller, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabyrinthocyathus facetus Cairns, 1979
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabyrinthocyathus langae Cairns, 1979
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabyrinthocyathus limatulus (Squires, 1964)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabyrinthocyathus quaylei (Durham, 1947)
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 20-1000 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Eocene to Recent [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267538
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Date   action   by
2008-01-14 11:18:07Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-08-17 00:07:56Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
2010-09-09 02:46:30Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S. (2014). Labyrinthocyathus Cairns, 1979. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267538 on 2014-10-31
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