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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonia ceratophyta Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 291857

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthozoa (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOctocorallia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonacea (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolaxonia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgoniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonia (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenocella ceratophyta Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEllisella ceratophyta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonia Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

source of synonymy UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms, available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]

Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (43 publications) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:291857
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-01-21 13:45:25Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-09-17 06:17:46Z  checked  van Ofwegen, Leen
  
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  Citation: van Ofwegen, L. (2014). Gorgonia ceratophyta Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=291857 on 2014-07-31
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