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Merulinidae Verrill, 1865

196102  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196102)

accepted
Family
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Verrill, A. E. (1865). Classification of polyps (extract condensed from Synopsis of the Polyps and Corals of the North Pacific Exploring Expedition under Commodore C. Ringgold and Captain John Rodgers, U.S.N.). <em>Communications of the Essex Institute.</em> 4: 145–152., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34752272 [details]   
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Merulinidae Verrill, 1865. Accessed through: Marine Species Traits editorial board (2018) Marine Species Traits at: http://marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196102 on 2020-08-10
Traits (2020). Merulinidae Verrill, 1865. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196102 on 2020-08-10
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2005-12-27 19:49:34Z
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2013-02-05 17:27:31Z
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2014-03-16 13:26:33Z
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original description Verrill, A. E. (1865). Classification of polyps (extract condensed from Synopsis of the Polyps and Corals of the North Pacific Exploring Expedition under Commodore C. Ringgold and Captain John Rodgers, U.S.N.). <em>Communications of the Essex Institute.</em> 4: 145–152., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34752272 [details]   

basis of record Budd, A. F.; Fukami, H.; Smith, N. D.; Knowlton, N. (2012). Taxonomic classification of the reef coral family Mussidae (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia). <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> 166(3): 465-529., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2012.00855.x [details]   

additional source Huang D, Benzoni F, Fukami H, Knowlton N, Smith ND, Budd AF (2014) Taxonomic classification of the reef coral families Merulinidae, Montastraeidae, and Diploastraeidae (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 171: 277–355. [details]   
 
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