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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNephthea erecta Kükenthal, 1903 
AphiaID: 288669

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 editorOctocorallia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonacea (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyoniina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNephtheidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNephthea (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNephthea erecta (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitophyton erectum (Kükenthal, 1903)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNephthea Audouin, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitophyton Forskål, 1775
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNephthea erecta Kükenthal, 1903
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSinularia simpsoni Tixier-Durivault, 1945 (synonym)
Sources 
source of synonymy Van Ofwegen, L. (2016). The genus Litophyton Forskål, 1775 (Octocorallia, Alcyonacea, Nephtheidae) in the Red Sea and the western Indian Ocean. ZooKeys. 567: 1-128., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.567.7212 [details]

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Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:288669
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-09-17 06:17:46Z  checked  van Ofwegen, Leen
2016-04-25 11:32:25Z  changed  van Ofwegen, Leen
  
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  Citation: van Ofwegen, L. (2015). Nephthea erecta Kükenthal, 1903. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=288669 on 2016-12-05
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