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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTropidocyathus lessonii (Michelin, 1842) 
AphiaID: 291249

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 editorTurbinoliidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTropidocyathus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTropidocyathus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlabellum lessonii Michelin, 1842
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochocyathus (Trochocyathus) wellsi Yabe & Eguchi, 1942
Sources 
redescription Cairns, S.D., 1994. Scleractinia of the Temperate North Pacific. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 557:150 pp., 42 plates, 3 figs.  [details]

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1989. A revision of the ahermatypic Scleractinia of the Philippine Islands and adjacent waters, Part 1: Fungiacyathidae, Micrabaciidae, Turbinoliinae, Guyniidae, and Flabellidae. Smith. Cont. Zool. 486: 136 pp., 42 pls., 3 figs. [details]

redescription Cairns, S.D., and Zibrowius, H., 1997. Cnidaria Anthozoa: Azooxanthellate Scleractinia from the Philippine and Indonesian regions. Mem. Mus. natn. Hist. nat. 172: 27-243, including 29 pls. (=MUSORSTOM Rep. 16).  [details]

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Environment marine, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-West Pacific [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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 50-421 m [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:291249
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-08-23 14:57:18Z  checked  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S. (2014). Tropidocyathus lessonii (Michelin, 1842). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=291249 on 2014-09-02
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