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Acanthastrea  Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848
Taxonomic Serial No.: 53501

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2000   

 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  
                OrderScleractinia Bourne, 1900 – stony corals, madrépores  
                   SuborderFaviina Vaughan and Wells, 1943  
                      FamilyMussidae Ortmann, 1890  
                         GenusAcanthastrea Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848  
    Direct Children:  
                            Species Acanthastrea amakusensis Veron, 1990  
                            Species Acanthastrea bowerbanki Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1857  
                            Species Acanthastrea echinata (Dana, 1846)  
                            Species Acanthastrea hemprichii (Ehrenberg, 1834)  
                            Species Acanthastrea hillae Wells, 1955  
                            Species Acanthastrea ishigakiensis Veron, 1990  
                            Species Acanthastrea lordhowensis Veron and Pichon, 1982  
                            Species Acanthastrea maxima Sheppard and Salm, 1988  
                            Species Acanthastrea minuta Moll and Best, 1984  
                            Species Acanthastrea rotundaflora Chevalier, 1975  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Acanthastrea   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wells, John W.  
  Publication Date: 1986   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: A List of Scleractinian generic and subgeneric taxa, 1758-1985, (special issue)   
  Page(s): 69   
  Publisher: International Association for the Study of Fossil Cnidaria   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Acanthastrea   

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