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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus elongatus Hu, 1987 † 
AphiaID: 509176

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 editorHeterocyathus (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Sources  original description Hu CH (1987) Unusual fossil corals from Hengchun Peninsula, southern Taiwan.— Memoirs of the Geological Society of China 8: 31-48, pls 1-3.  [details]

source of synonymy Hoeksema BW, Best MB (1991) New observations on scleractinian corals from Indonesia: 2. Sipunculan-associated species belonging to the genera Heterocyathus and Heteropsammia. Zoologische Mededelingen, Leiden 65: 221-245. [details]

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Fossil range fossil only
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Pleistocene [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:509176
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2010-08-20 12:17:25Z  created  Cairns, Stephen
2014-06-25 15:14:10Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
2014-06-26 06:29:00Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B.; Cairns, S. (2014). Heterocyathus elongatus Hu, 1987. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=509176 on 2014-09-20
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