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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycyathus chaishanensis Lin, Kitahara, Tachikawa, Keshavmurthy & Chen, 2012 
AphiaID: 709418

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 editorPolycyathus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycyathus Duncan, 1876
Source  original description Lin M.F., Kitahara M.V., Tachikawa H., Keshavmurthy S. & Chen C.A.(2012). A New Shallow-Water Species, Polycyathus chaishanensis sp. nov. (Scleractinia: Caryophylliidae), from Chaishan, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Zoological Studies 51(2): 213-221, available online at http://zoolstud.sinica.edu.tw/Journals/51.2/213.pdf [details]

Environment marine
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaiwanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology Zooxanthellate [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 1-3 m [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:709418
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2012-10-31 14:13:15Z  created  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S. (2014). Polycyathus chaishanensis Lin, Kitahara, Tachikawa, Keshavmurthy & Chen, 2012. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=709418 on 2014-09-16
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