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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium farcimen (Brandt, 1835) 
AphiaID: 283704

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 editorActiniaria (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActiniaria incertae sedis (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium de Blainville, 1824
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia priapus Brandt, 1835 (original binomen)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsometridium rickettsi Carlgren, 1949 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetridium giganteum Fautin, Bucklin & Hand, 1989
Sources  basis of record J.C. den Hartog & J. van der Land, 2000-2007, as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgigantic anemone  [details]
Environment marine, terrestrial
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (3 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:283704
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2009-09-14 16:02:14Z  changed  Fautin, Daphne
2012-12-06 13:45:41Z  changed  Fautin, Daphne
  
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  Citation: Fautin, D. (2014). Metridium farcimen (Brandt, 1835). In: Fautin, Daphne G. 2011. Hexacorallians of the World. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=283704 on 2014-04-18
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