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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora agariciformis Pallas, 1766 
AphiaID: 660519

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 agariciformis (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 editorMesophyllum lichenoides (J.Ellis) Me.Lemoine, 1928
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora Linnaeus, 1758
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora agariciformis Pallas, 1766
Sources  original description Pallas, P. A. (1766). Elenchus zoophytorum sistens generum adumbrationes generaliores et specierum cognitarium succinctas descriptiones cum selectis auctorum synonymis. Fransiscum Varrentrapp, Hagae. pp. 451., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/29190#page/12/mode/1up
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Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (20 publications) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:660519
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2012-09-05 09:21:21Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
2013-05-16 08:43:10Z  checked  Guiry, Michael D.
2013-06-07 05:39:34Z  checked  Schuchert, Peter
2014-12-22 09:03:07Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B.; Schuchert, P. (2015). Millepora agariciformis Pallas, 1766. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2015). 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=660519 on 2015-07-04
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