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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophelia prolifera (Pallas, 1766) 
AphiaID: 411218

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 editorCaryophylliidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophelia (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophelia pertusa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophelia Milne-Edwards & Haime, 1849
Sources 
redescription Cairns, S.D., 1991. A revision of the ahermatypic Scleractinia of the Gal├ípagos and Cocos Islands. Smith. Cont. Zool. 504: 32 pp., 12 pls.  [details]

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1979. The deep-water Scleractinia of the Caribbean and adjacent waters. Stud. Fauna Curacao, 57 (180): 341 pp. [details]

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1982. Antarctic and Subantarctic Scleractinia. Antarctic Research Series 34: 1-74. [details]

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (42 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:411218
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Date   action   by
2009-08-11 09:20:33Z  created  db_admin
2010-08-22 15:01:56Z  checked  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S. (2014). Lophelia prolifera (Pallas, 1766). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=411218 on 2014-08-27
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