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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonohedotrochus circularis (Cairns, 1998) 
AphiaID: 492270

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 editorMonohedotrochus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonohedotrochus Kitahara & Cairns, 2005
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxysmilia circularis Cairns, 1998 (transferred to this genus by Kitahara and Cairns (2005))
Sources  original description Cairns, S.D., 1998. Azooxanthellate Scleractinia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa) of Western Australia. Rec. of West. Austr. Mus. 18(4): 361-417, 9 pls.  [details]

new combination reference Kitahara, M.V. and S.D. Cairns, 2005. Monohedotrochus capitolii, a new genus and species of solitary azooxanthellate coral (Scleractinia, Caryophylliidae) from southern Brazil. Zool. Meded. Leiden, 79-2(5): 115-121. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth West Indian Ocean [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-West Pacific [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 190-545 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEcology Azooxanthellate [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:492270
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2010-07-29 20:04:23Z  created  Cairns, Stephen
2010-08-03 17:35:27Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S. (2014). Monohedotrochus circularis (Cairns, 1998). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=492270 on 2014-07-22
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