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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMussismilia Ortmann, 1890 
AphiaID: 267605

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)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMussa hartii Verrill, 1868 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFaviinae Gregory, 1900
Sources  original description Ortmann AE 1890) Die Morphologie des Skeletts des Steinkorallen in Beziehung zur Koloniebildung. Zeitschrift für Wissenschaftliche Zoologie, Leipzig 50: 278–316. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMussismilia braziliensis (Verrill, 1868)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMussismilia harttii (Verrill, 1868)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMussismilia hispida (Verrill, 1901)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267605
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Date   action   by
2008-01-14 11:18:07Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2013-02-06 17:41:18Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
2014-03-16 13:26:33Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Mussismilia Ortmann, 1890. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267605 on 2014-07-11
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