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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonohedotrochus epithecatus (Cairns, 1999) 
AphiaID: 492272

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 epithecata Cairns, 1999 (transferred by Kitahara and Cairns 2005)
Sources  original description Cairns, S.D., 1999. Cnidaria Anthozoa: Deep-Water azooxanthellate Scleractinia from Vanuatu and Wallis and Futuna Islands. Mem. Mus. natl. Hist. nat., Paris, 180: 31-167. [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
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCentral Pacific Ocean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Pacific [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 240-455 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEcology Azooxanthellate [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:492272
Taxonomic
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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 epithecatus (Cairns, 1999). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=492272 on 2014-08-23
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