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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonohedotrochus Kitahara & Cairns, 2005 
AphiaID: 492268

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 editorMonohedotrochus capitolii Kitahara & Cairns, 2005 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaryophylliidae Dana, 1846
Sources  original description Kitahara, M.V. and S.D. Cairns, 2005. Monohedotrochus capitolii, a new genus and species of solitary azooxanthellate coral (Scleractinia, Caryophylliidae) from southern Brazil. Zool. Meded. Leiden, 79-2(5): 115-121. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonohedotrochus capitolii Kitahara & Cairns, 2005
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonohedotrochus circularis (Cairns, 1998)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonohedotrochus epithecatus (Cairns, 1999)
Environment marine
Fossil range recent only
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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 150-1200 m [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:492268
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Date   action   by
2010-07-29 20:04:23Z  created  Cairns, Stephen
2010-08-03 18:21:02Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S. (2014). Monohedotrochus Kitahara & Cairns, 2005. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=492268 on 2014-10-25
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