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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinopora horrida Dana, 1846 
AphiaID: 288342

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 editorMerulinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinopora (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinopora horrida (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthelia Wells, 1937
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinopora Lamarck, 1816
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthelia horrida (Dana, 1846) (previous combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthopora horrida (Dana, 1846) (previous combination)
Sources  original description Dana, J.D. 1846-1849. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838-1842. Zoophytes 7: 1-740, 61 pls. Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia (1846: 1-120, 709-720; 1848: 121-708, 721-740; 1849: atlas pls. 1-61). [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhedgehog coral  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth East Indian Ocean [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Pacific [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchimolgus exsertus Humes, 1991 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJamescookina redacta Humes, 1991 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXarifia echinoporae Humes & Dojiri, 1982 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXarifia echinoporae Humes & Dojiri, 1982 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (31 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (5 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology zooxanthellate [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:288342
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2014-05-28 17:48:42Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Echinopora horrida Dana, 1846. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=288342 on 2014-11-23
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