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Epizoanthus  Gray, 1867
Taxonomic Serial No.: 52443

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    PhylumCnidaria Hatschek, 1888 – cnidarians, coelenterates, cnidaires, coelentérés, água viva, anêmona, caravela, cnidario, coral, hidra  
          ClassAnthozoa Ehrenberg, 1834 – corals, flower animals, sea anemones, anémones de mer, coraux, água viva, anêmona, antozoário, caravela, corais, gorgônia  
                OrderZoantharia  – zoanthids, zoanthids  
                   FamilyEpizoanthidae Gray, 1867  
                      GenusEpizoanthus Gray, 1867  
    Direct Children:  
                         Species Epizoanthus abyssorum Verrill, 1885  
                         Species Epizoanthus americanus (Verrill, 1864) – American zoanthis 
                         Species Epizoanthus couchii Johnston In Couch, 1844  
                         Species Epizoanthus encrustans   
                         Species Epizoanthus hians McMurrich, 1898  
                         Species Epizoanthus incrustatus (Duben and Koren, 1847)  
                         Species Epizoanthus induratum Cutress and Pequegnat, 1960 – luminescent zoanthid, luminescent zoanthid 
                         Species Epizoanthus leptoderma Cutress and Pequegnat, 1960 – elongate zoanthid, elongate zoanthid 
                         Species Epizoanthus macintoshi Haddon and Shackleton, 1891  
                         Species Epizoanthus oliveri Stuckey, 1914  
                         Species Epizoanthus paguriphilus Verrill, 1882 – hermit crab zoanthid 
                         Species Epizoanthus scotinus Wood, 1958 – orange zoanthid, orange zoanthid 

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Epizoanthus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Walsh, Gerald E., and Ralph L. Bowers  
  Publication Date: 1971   
  Article/Chapter Title: A review of Hawaiian zoanthids with descriptions of three new species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, vol. 50, no. 2   
  Page(s): 161-180   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Epizoanthus   

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