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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuractis Verrill, 1864 
AphiaID: 716543

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 editorFungiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuractis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia paumotensis Stuchbury, 1833 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungiidae Dana, 1846
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia (Pleuractis) Verrill, 1864
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia (Wellsofungia) Hoeksema, 1989 (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Verrill, A.E. 1864. List of the polyps and corals sent by the Museum of Comparative Zoology to other institutions in exchange, with annotations. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 1: 29-60., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/96183#page/37/mode/1up [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuractis alta (Nemenzo, 1983)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuractis granulosa (Klunzinger, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuractis gravis (Nemenzo, 1955)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuractis moluccensis (Van der Horst, 1919)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuractis paumotensis (Stutchbury, 1833)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuractis seychellensis (Hoeksema, 1993)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleuractis taiwanensis (Hoeksema & Dai, 1991)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
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South Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-West Pacific [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-Pacific [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:716543
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Pleuractis Verrill, 1864. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=716543 on 2014-12-25
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