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Millepora  Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Serial No.: 50876

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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: 2005   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    PhylumCnidaria Hatschek, 1888 – cnidarians, coelenterates, cnidaires, coelentérés, água viva, anêmona, caravela, cnidario, coral, hidra  
          ClassHydrozoa Owen, 1843 – hydralike animals, hydroids, hydrozoans, hydraires, hydrozoaires, água viva, hidra, hidrozoa, hidrozoário, pólipo  
                OrderAnthoathecatae  – athecate hydroids, hydromedusae  
                   SuborderCapitata Kühn, 1913  
                      FamilyMilleporidae Fleming, 1828 – fire corals  
                         GenusMillepora Linnaeus, 1758  
    Direct Children:  
                            Species Millepora alcicornis Linnaeus, 1758 – fire coral, fire coral 
                            Species Millepora boschmai De Weerdt and Glynn, 1991  
                            Species Millepora braziliensis Verrill, 1868  
                            Species Millepora complanata Lamarck, 1816 – bladed fire coral, bladed fire coral 
                            Species Millepora dichotoma (Forskål, 1775)  
                            Species Millepora exaesa (Forskål, 1775)  
                            Species Millepora foveolata Crossland, 1952  
                            Species Millepora intricata Edwards, 1857  
                            Species Millepora latifolia Boschma, 1948  
                            Species Millepora moniliformis Dana, 1846  
                            Species Millepora murrayi Quelch, 1884  
                            Species Millepora nitida Verrill, 1868  
                            Species Millepora platyphylla Hemprich and Ehrenberg, 1834  
                            Species Millepora squarrosa Lamarck, 1816  
                            Species Millepora striata Duchassaing and Michelotti, 1864  
                            Species Millepora tenella (Ortmann, 1892)  
                            Species Millepora tenera Boschma, 1949  
                            Species Millepora tuberosa Boschma, 1966  
                            Species Millepora xishaensis Zou, 1978  

  Expert: Stephen D. Cairns  
  Notes: Research Scientist/Curator, Department of Systematic Biology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560-0163, USA   
  Reference for: Millepora    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Millepora   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Grassé, Pierre-P., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Traité de Zoologie: Anatomie, Systématique, Biologie: Cnidaires, Hydrazoaires, Scyphozoaires, Cubozoaires, Cténaires, Tome 3, fascicule 2   
  Page(s): 1-1117   
  Publisher: Masson   
  Publication Place: Paris, France   
  ISBN/ISSN: 2-225-81332-9   
  Reference for: Millepora   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Moore, Raymond C.  
  Publication Date: 1956   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology. Part F: Coelenterata   
  Page(s): xx + F1-F498   
  Publisher: Geological Society of America and University of Kansas Press   
  Publication Place: Lawrence, Kansas, USA   
  Notes: 1963 reprint edition. Separately authored chapters may include original descriptions   
  Reference for: Millepora   

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