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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllangia americana americana Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 
AphiaID: 287739

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 editorPhyllangia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllangia americana (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Subspecies
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllangia americana Milne-Edwards & Haime, 1849
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrangia phyllangoides Duschassaing & Michelotti, 1860
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoenocyathus apertus Döderlein, 1913
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllangia americana var. nazensis Lacaze-Duthiers, 1897
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellangia reptans Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyndapas gouldii Lyman, 1857
Sources 
source of synonymy Reyes, J., N. Santodomingo and S.D. Cairns, 2009. Caryophylliidae (Scleractinia) from the Colombian Caribbean. Zootaxa 2262: 1-39, including 4 pls.  [details]

redescription Cairns, S.D., 2000. A revision of the shallow-water azooxanthellate Scleractinia of the western Atlantic. Stud. Nat. Hist. Carib. Reg. 75: 321 pp., 215 figs.  [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhidden cup coral  [details]
Environment marine, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBermuda [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 (3 publications) 
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 0-53 m [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:287739
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-08-21 12:24:10Z  checked  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S. (2014). Phyllangia americana americana Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=287739 on 2014-04-19
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