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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaryophyllia (Caryophyllia) ralphae Cairns, 1995 
AphiaID: 286762

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaryophyllia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaryophyllia (Caryophyllia) (Subgenus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaryophyllia (Caryophyllia) Lamarck, 1801
Sources  original description Cairns, S.D., 1995. The marine fauna of New Zealand: Scleractinia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa). N. Z. Oceanographic Mem, 103: 210 pp. [details]

redescription Kitahara, M.V., S.D. Cairns, and D.J. Miller. 2010. Monophyletic origin of Caryophyllia (Scleractinia, Caryophylliidae), with descriptions of six new species. Systematics and Biodiversity, 8(1): 91-118, 118 figs.  [details]

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Environment marine, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth West Pacific Ocean [details]
Links 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
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology azooxanthellate [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 315-360 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat slope [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:286762
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-08-09 23:59:51Z  checked  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S. (2014). Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) ralphae Cairns, 1995. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=286762 on 2014-07-29
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