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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxysmilia Duchassaing, 1870 
AphiaID: 267664

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)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophosmilia rotundifolia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaryophylliidae Dana, 1846
Sources 
redescription Cairns, S.D., 2000. A revision of the shallow-water azooxanthellate Scleractinia of the western Atlantic. Stud. Nat. Hist. Carib. Reg. 75: 321 pp., 215 figs.  [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxysmilia corrugata Cairns, 1999
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxysmilia rotundifolia (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxysmilia circularis Cairns, 1998 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonohedotrochus circularis (Cairns, 1998)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxysmilia epithecata Cairns, 1999 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonohedotrochus epithecatus (Cairns, 1999)
Environment marine
Fossil range recent only
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 [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 46-640 m [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267664
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Date   action   by
2008-01-14 11:18:07Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-08-17 00:07:56Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
2010-09-09 02:46:30Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S. (2014). Oxysmilia Duchassaing, 1870. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267664 on 2014-10-22
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