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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia (Verrillofungia) spinifer Claereboudt & Hoeksema, 1987 
AphiaID: 717235

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 editorFungia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia (Verrillofungia) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia (Verrillofungia) spinifer (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (previous combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithophyllon spinifer (Claereboudt & Hoeksema, 1987)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFungia (Verrillofungia) Wells, 1966 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithophyllon Rehberg, 1892
Sources  original description Claereboudt. M. & Hoeksema, B.W. 1987. Fungia (Verrillofungia) spinifer spec. nov., a new scleractinian coral (Fungiidae) from the Indo-Malayan region. Zoologische Mededelingen, Leiden 61: 303-309. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Laing Island [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Laing Island, Bismarck Sea, Papua New Guinea [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:717235
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2013-02-03 14:25:22Z  created  Hoeksema, Bert
2014-06-02 17:13:55Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Fungia (Verrillofungia) spinifer. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=717235 on 2014-12-18
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