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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubastraea micranthus (Ehrenberg, 1834) 
AphiaID: 291255

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 editorDendrophylliidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubastraea (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubastraea micranthus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubastraea Lesson, 1829
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendrophyllia aequiserialis Milne Edwards & haime, 1848
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendrophyllia micrantha (Ehrenberg, 1834)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendrophyllia micrantha var. grandis Crossland, 1952
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendrophyllia nigrescens Dana, 1846
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendrophyllia viridis Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOculina micranthus Ehrenberg, 1834
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubastrea micrantha Ehrenberg, 1834 (genus misspelling)
Sources 
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 regional or thematic species database
Gulf of Mexico
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGulf of Mexico (introduced: alien[details]
United States
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUnited States (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRodriguez [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-West Pacific [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCholomyzon palpiferum Stock & Humes, 1969 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCholomyzon brevisetigerum Humes, 1997 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoralliomyzon latitergum Humes, 1997 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
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 (6 publications) 
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) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
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 regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Gulf of Mexico (IHO Sea Area) : It has no known impacts in its native or introduced range. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology azooxanthellate [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0-50 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling often misspelled as micrantha [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:291255
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-08-14 14:40:15Z  checked  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S. (2014). Tubastraea micranthus (Ehrenberg, 1834). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=291255 on 2014-12-22
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