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Dichocoenia stokesii  Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1160329

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Dichocoenia stokesi Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848
    Dichocoenia stellaris Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848
  Common Name(s): pineapple coral [English]
    domed star coral [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                      FamilyMeandrinidae Gray, 1847  
                         GenusDichocoenia Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848  
                            SpeciesDichocoenia stokesii Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848 – pineapple coral, domed star coral  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Milne-Edwards, H., and Jules Haime  
  Publication Date: 1848   
  Article/Chapter Title: Recherches sur les Polypiers. Quatrième Mémoire. Monographie des Astréides   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Annales des Sciences Naturelles, ser. 3, vol. 10   
  Page(s): 209-320   
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  Notes: Available online via Biodiversity Heritage Library at   
  Reference for: original description   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Western Atlantic Ocean  






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