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Merulinidae Verrill, 1865

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

accepted
Family
Genus Astrea Lamarck, 1801
Genus Australogyra Veron & Pichon, 1982
Genus Boninastrea Yabe & Sugiyama, 1935
Genus Caulastraea Dana, 1846
Genus Coelastrea Verrill, 1866
Genus Cyphastrea Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Genus Dipsastraea Blainville, 1830
  » Species Dipsastraea albida (Veron, 2000)
  » Species Dipsastraea amicorum (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849)
  » Species Dipsastraea danai (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857)
  » Species Dipsastraea faviaformis (Veron, 2000)
  » Species Dipsastraea favus (Forskål, 1775)
  » Species Dipsastraea helianthoides (Wells, 1954)
  » Species Dipsastraea lacuna (Veron, Turak & DeVantier, 2000)
  » Species Dipsastraea laddi (Wells, 1954)
  » Species Dipsastraea laxa (Klunzinger, 1879)
  » Species Dipsastraea lizardensis (Veron, Pichon & Wijsman-Best, 1977)
  » Species Dipsastraea maritima (Nemenzo, 1971)
  » Species Dipsastraea marshae (Veron, 2000)
  » Species Dipsastraea matthaii (Vaughan, 1918)
  » Species Dipsastraea maxima (Veron, Pichon & Wijsman-Best, 1977)
  » Species Dipsastraea pallida (Dana, 1846)
  » Species Dipsastraea rosaria (Veron, 2000)
  » Species Dipsastraea rotumana (Gardiner, 1899)
  » Species Dipsastraea speciosa (Dana, 1846)
  » Species Dipsastraea truncata (Veron, 2000)
  » Species Dipsastraea veroni (Moll & Best, 1984)
  » Species Dipsastraea vietnamensis (Veron, 2000)
  » Species Dipsastraea wisseli (Scheer & Pillai, 1983)
  » Species Dipsastraea rotundata (Veron, Pichon & Wijsman-Best, 1977) accepted as Favites rotundata Veron, Pichon & Wijsman-Best, 1977 (previous combination)
  » Species Dipsastraea stelligera (Dana, 1846) accepted as Goniastrea stelligera (Dana, 1846) (previous combination)
Genus Echinopora Lamarck, 1816
  » Species Echinopora ashmorensis Veron, 1990
  » Species Echinopora forskaliana (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849)
  » Species Echinopora fruticulosa Klunzinger, 1879
  » Species Echinopora gemmacea (Lamarck, 1816)
  » Species Echinopora hirsutissima Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849
  » Species Echinopora horrida Dana, 1846
  » Species Echinopora irregularis Veron, Turak & DeVantier, 2000
  » Species Echinopora lamellosa (Esper, 1795)
  » Species Echinopora mammiformis (Nemenzo, 1959)
  » Species Echinopora pacifica Veron, 1990
  » Species Echinopora robusta Veron, 2000
  » Species Echinopora taylorae (Veron, 2000)
  » Species Echinopora tiranensis Veron, Turak & DeVantier, 2000
  » Species Echinopora ehrenbergi Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 accepted as Echinopora gemmacea (Lamarck, 1816) (synonymy)
  » Species Echinopora pacificus Veron, 1990 accepted as Echinopora pacifica Veron, 1990 (amended spelling, feminine)
Genus Erythrastrea Pichon, Scheer & Pillai, 1983
Genus Favites Link, 1807
  » Species Favites abdita (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
  » Species Favites chinensis (Verrill, 1866)
  » Species Favites colemani (Veron, 2000)
  » Species Favites complanata (Ehrenberg, 1834)
  » Species Favites flexuosa (Dana, 1846)
  » Species Favites halicora (Ehrenberg, 1834)
  » Species Favites magnistellata (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849)
  » Species Favites micropentagonus Veron, 2000
  » Species Favites paraflexuosus Veron, 2000
  » Species Favites pentagona (Esper, 1795)
  » Species Favites rotundata Veron, Pichon & Wijsman-Best, 1977
  » Species Favites stylifera Yabe & Sugiyama, 1937
  » Species Favites valenciennesi (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849)
  » Species Favites magnistellata (Chevalier, 1971) accepted as Favites magnistellata (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) (Synonymy, homonymy)
  » Species Favites peresi Faure & Pichon, 1978 accepted as Paramontastraea peresi (Faure & Pichon, 1978) (original combination, basionym)
  » Species Favites russelli (Wells, 1954) accepted as Paragoniastrea russelli (Wells, 1954) (previous combination)
Genus Goniastrea Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
  » Species Goniastrea edwardsi Chevalier, 1971
  » Species Goniastrea favulus (Dana, 1846)
  » Species Goniastrea minuta Veron, 2000
  » Species Goniastrea pectinata (Ehrenberg, 1834)
  » Species Goniastrea ramosa Veron, 2000
  » Species Goniastrea retiformis (Lamarck, 1816)
  » Species Goniastrea stelligera (Dana, 1846)
  » Species Goniastrea thecata Veron, DeVantier & Turak, 2000
  » Species Goniastrea aspera Verrill, 1866 accepted as Coelastrea aspera (Verrill, 1866) (original combination, basionym)
  » Species Goniastrea australensis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857) accepted as Paragoniastrea australensis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857) (previous combination)
  » Species Goniastrea deformis Veron, 1990 accepted as Paragoniastrea deformis (Veron, 1990)
  » Species Goniastrea palauensis (Yabe & Sugiyama, 1936) accepted as Coelastrea palauensis (Yabe & Sugiyama, 1936) (previous combination)
  » Species Goniastrea peresi (Faure & Pichon, 1978) accepted as Paramontastraea peresi (Faure & Pichon, 1978) (previous combination)
Genus Hydnophora Fischer von Waldheim, 1807
Genus Leptoria Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Genus Merulina Ehrenberg, 1834
Genus Mycedium Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851
Genus Orbicella Dana, 1846
Genus Oulophyllia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Genus Paragoniastrea Huang, Benzoni & Budd, 2014
Genus Paramontastraea Huang & Budd, 2014
Genus Pectinia Blainville, 1825
Genus Physophyllia Duncan, 1884
Genus Platygyra Ehrenberg, 1834
Genus Scapophyllia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Genus Trachyphyllia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849

Genus Astraeosmilia Ortmann, 1892 accepted as Caulastraea Dana, 1846 (junior synonym)
Genus Barabattoia Yabe & Sugiyama, 1941 accepted as Dipsastraea Blainville, 1830 (junior synonym)
Genus Caulastrea Dana, 1846 accepted as Caulastraea Dana, 1846 (wrong spelling)
Genus Paraclavarina Veron, 1985 accepted as Merulina Ehrenberg, 1834
Genus Phymastrea Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Favites Link, 1807
  » Species Phymastrea annuligera (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) accepted as Astrea annuligera Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 (previous combination)
  » Species Phymastrea colemani (Veron, 2000) accepted as Favites colemani (Veron, 2000) (previous combination)
  » Species Phymastrea curta (Dana, 1846) accepted as Astrea curta Dana, 1846 (previous combination)
  » Species Phymastrea magnistellata (Chevalier, 1971) accepted as Favites magnistellata (Chevalier, 1971) (previous combination)
  » Species Phymastrea multipunctata (Hodgson, 1985) accepted as Micromussa multipunctata (Hodgson, 1985) (previous combination)
  » Species Phymastrea serageldini (Veron, 2000) accepted as Paramontastraea serageldini (Veron, 2000) (old combination)
  » Species Phymastrea valenciennesi (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) accepted as Favites valenciennesi (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) (previous combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Merulinidae Verrill, 1865. Accessed through: Land J. van der (ed). (2008) UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO) at: http://www.marinespecies.org/Urmo/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196102 on 2019-04-26
Land J. van der (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). Merulinidae Verrill, 1865. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/urmo/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196102 on 2019-04-26
Date
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2005-12-27 19:49:34Z
created
2013-02-05 17:27:31Z
checked
2014-03-16 13:26:33Z
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original description , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/108003#page/363/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofTrachyphylliidae Verrill, 1902) Verrill, A.E. (1902). Variations and nomenclature of Bermudian, West Indian and Brazilian reef corals, with notes on various Indo-Pacific corals. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences.</em> 11: 63-168. [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]   

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