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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 
AphiaID: 206380

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 editorHeterocyathus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaryophylliidae Dana, 1846
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachytrochus Duncan, 1876 (junior homonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus (Stephanoseris) Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammoseris Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongiocyathus Folkeson, 1919 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanoseris Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851
Sources  original description Milne Edwards H, Haime J (1848) Recherches sur les polypiers. Mémoire 1. Observations sur la structure et le development des polypiers en général. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie, Series 3, 9: 37-89, pls. 4-6. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus alternatus Verrill, 1865
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus antoniae Reyes, Santodomingo & Cairns, 2009
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus hemisphaericus Gray, 1849
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus sulcatus (Verrill, 1866)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus (Stephanoseris) Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus (Stephanoseris) carthausi Felix, 1913 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus cochlea (Spengler, 1781) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus elongatus Hu, 1987 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus eupsammides Gray, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteropsammia eupsammides (Gray, 1849)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus hemisphericus Gray, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus hemisphaericus Gray, 1849
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus heterocostatus Harrison, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus alternatus Verrill, 1865
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus japonicus (Verrill, 1866) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus lamellosus (Verrill, 1865) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus mai Cheng, 1971 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus alternatus Verrill, 1865
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus oblongatus Rehberg, 1892 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus parasiticus Semper, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus alternatus Verrill, 1865
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus philippensis Semper, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus philippinensis Semper, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus pulchellus Rehberg, 1892 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus sulcatus (Verrill, 1866)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus rembangensis Gerth, 1921 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus roussaeanus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus rousseaui (Milne Edwards, 1857) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus sandalinus Gerth, 1921 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus woodmasoni Alcock, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology azooxanthellate and zooxanthellate species [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0-319 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Pliocene to Recent [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206380
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Date   action   by
2004-06-06 22:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-08-20 12:17:25Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
2010-09-15 23:16:22Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
2014-04-21 21:22:42Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B.; Cairns, S. (2014). Heterocyathus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206380 on 2014-11-23
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