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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDanafungia horrida (Dana, 1846) 
AphiaID: 716608

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 editorDanafungia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDanafungia horrida (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDanafungia Wells, 1966
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia (Danafungia) horrida Dana, 1846 (previous combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia acutidens Studer, 1877 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia danae Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia danai Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 (junior synonym, changed spelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia horrida Dana, 1846 (original combination, basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia klunzingeri Döderlein, 1901 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia valida Verrill, 1864 (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Dana, J.D. 1846. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838-1842. Zoophytes 7: 1-740. Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/digitalcollections/usexex/navigation/ScientificText/USExEx19_08select.cfm [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormushroom coral [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Fiji [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Fijian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Red Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Zanzibar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Carteret Harbour [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Manila [details]
From editor or global species database
South Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-West Pacific [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRodriguez [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology zooxanthellate [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality "Feejee Islands" [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:716608
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2013-01-25 21:48:42Z  created  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Danafungia horrida (Dana, 1846). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=716608 on 2014-11-26
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