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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrangia solitaria (Le Sueur, 1818) 
AphiaID: 287125

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 editorRhizangiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrangia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrangia solitaria (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrangia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrangia brasiliensis Vaughan, 1906
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrangia epithecata Duncan, 1876
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrangia granulata Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrangia minuta Duncan, 1876
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrangia neglecta Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrangia solitaria portoricensis Vaughan, 1901
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaryophyllia solitaria Le Sueur, 1818
Sources  original description Le Sueur, C.A. (1818). Observations on several species of the genus Actinia; illustrated by figures. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 1 (6): 149-154, 169-189, pls. 7-8. [details]

redescription Cairns, Stephen. (2000). A revision of the shallow-water azooxanthellate scleractinia of the Western Atlantic. Studies on the fauna of Curacao and other Caribbean Islands. 125: 1-235. [details]

new combination reference Verrill, A.E. (1864). List of the polyps and corals sent by the Museum of Comparative Zoology to other institutions in exchange, with annotations. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology. 1: 29-60., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/96183#page/37/mode/1up [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordwarf cup coral  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrangia solitaria portoricensis Vaughan, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrangia solitaria (Le Sueur, 1818)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Belize
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelize [details]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAruba [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBonaire [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuraçao [details]
Colombia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColombia [details]
Costa Rica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCosta Rica [details]
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Jamaica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexico [details]
Panama
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPanama [details]
Trinidad and Tobago
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTrinidad and Tobago [details]
Venezuela
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBermuda [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCayman Islands [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHispaniola [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLesser Antilles [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (43 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Biotic Interactions (GloBI) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
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 0-51 m [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:287125
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-08-07 15:51:33Z  checked  Cairns, Stephen
2016-02-06 06:51:12Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B.; Cairns, S. (2016). Astrangia solitaria (Le Sueur, 1818). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=287125 on 2016-05-28
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