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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora byssoides (Lamarck) Lamarck, 1816 
AphiaID: 660515

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroidolina (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthoathecata (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMilleporidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora byssoides (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (the name of the hydrocoral genus Millepora has erroneously been used for algae)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTitanoderma byssoides (Lamarck) Y.M.Chamberlain & Woelkerling, 1988 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithophyllum byssoides (Lamarck) Foslie, 1900
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  basis of record Algaebase, available online at http://www.algaebase.org [details]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora byssoides var. fasciculus Lamarck accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesophyllum lichenoides (J.Ellis) Me.Lemoine, 1928
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (11 publications) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:660515
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Date   action   by
2012-09-05 09:21:21Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
2013-05-16 08:43:10Z  checked  Guiry, Michael D.
2013-09-22 08:21:59Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
2014-12-22 09:03:07Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Millepora byssoides (Lamarck) Lamarck, 1816. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=660515 on 2014-12-28
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