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Micrabaciidae Vaughan, 1905

173384  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:173384)

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Vaughan TW. (1905). A critical review of the literature on the simple genera of the Madreporaria Fungida, with a tentative classification. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 28: 371-424., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00963801.1401.371 [details]   
Depth range 15-5000 m  
Depth range 15-5000 m [details]

Description Solitary, free-living, button shaped. Walls are absent, costae alternate in position with septa. Related families: none...  
Description Solitary, free-living, button shaped. Walls are absent, costae alternate in position with septa. Related families: none (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]

Fossil range Lower Cretaceous to Recent  
Fossil range Lower Cretaceous to Recent [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2024). World List of Scleractinia. Micrabaciidae Vaughan, 1905. Accessed through: Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2024) World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS) at: https://marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=173384 on 2024-02-28
Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2024). World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS). Micrabaciidae Vaughan, 1905. Accessed at: https://marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=173384 on 2024-02-28
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2005-07-13 08:49:24Z
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2010-09-25 15:02:01Z
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2020-07-31 08:21:44Z
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2022-06-22 11:26:26Z
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2023-12-09 16:57:16Z
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original description Vaughan TW. (1905). A critical review of the literature on the simple genera of the Madreporaria Fungida, with a tentative classification. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 28: 371-424., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00963801.1401.371 [details]   

basis of record Clarke, Andrew; Johnston, Nadine M. (2003). Antarctic marine benthic diversity. <em>Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review.</em> 41: 47-114. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Baron-Szabo, R.C. & S.D. Cairns. (2017). Part F, Revised, Volume 2, Chapter 11: Systematic descriptions of the Scleractinia Family Micrabaciidae. <em>Treatise Online, Paleontological Institute, University of Kansas, USA.</em> 98: 1-8., available online at https://doi.org/10.17161/to.v0i0.6671 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

redescription Cairns, S.D. (1989). A revision of the ahermatypic Scleractinia of the Philippine Islands and adjacent waters, Part 1: Fungiacyathidae, Micrabaciidae, Turbinoliinae, Guyniidae, and Flabellidae. <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 486: 1-136. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

identification resource Cairns, S.D. (1989). A revision of the ahermatypic Scleractinia of the Philippine Islands and adjacent waters, Part 1: Fungiacyathidae, Micrabaciidae, Turbinoliinae, Guyniidae, and Flabellidae. <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 486: 1-136. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
 
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Diagnosis Simple, free, cupolate, ahermatypic. No corallite wall, the costae alternating in position with septa, beaded or smooth, fixed to septa by regularly spaced simple synapticulae. Septa composed of one fan system of simple trabeculae, perforate, margins dentate. Dissepiments sparse or absent. Synapticulae simple, mostly in costal region present. Columella trabecular. [details]

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Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 15-5000 m [details]

Description Solitary, free-living, button shaped. Walls are absent, costae alternate in position with septa. Related families: none (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]

Fossil range Lower Cretaceous to Recent [details]
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