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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulastraea furcata Dana, 1846 
AphiaID: 289577

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 editorCaulastraea (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulastraea Dana, 1846
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulastraea Dana, 1846
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulastraea distorta Dana, 1846 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulastrea distorta Dana, 1846 (synonym, wrong genus spelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulastrea furcata Dana, 1846
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 editorfinger coral  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-West Pacific [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Africa [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (3 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (20 nucleotides; 14 proteins) 
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:289577
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2014-03-16 01:08:52Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Caulastraea furcata Dana, 1846. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=289577 on 2014-08-22
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