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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenactis crassa (Dana, 1846) 
AphiaID: 288875

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 editorFungiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenactis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenactis crassa (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenactis Verrill, 1864
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia brachystoma Thiel, 1932 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia crassa Dana, 1846 (original combination, basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia simplex (Gardiner, 1905) (synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliglossa echinata var. platystoma Ehrenberg, 1834 (synonym ?)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliglossa echinata var. polystoma Ehrenberg, 1834 (synonym ?)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHerpetoglossa simplex (Gardiner, 1905) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHerpolitha simplex Gardiner, 1905 (synonym)
Sources  original description Dana, J.D. 1846. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838-1842. Zoophytes 7: 1-740. Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/digitalcollections/usexex/navigation/ScientificText/USExEx19_08select.cfm [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Fiji [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Maldives [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Fiji [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Red Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Banda Islands [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Red Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
South Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-West Pacific [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (12 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 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
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology zooxanthellate [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Fiji [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:288875
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2013-01-21 22:25:02Z  checked  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Ctenactis crassa (Dana, 1846). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=288875 on 2014-12-25
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