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Stylaster  Gray, 1831
Taxonomic Serial No.: 50913

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Allopora Ehrenberg, 1833
  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  
          ClassHydrozoa Owen, 1843 – hydralike animals, hydroids, hydrozoans, hydraires, hydrozoaires, água viva, hidra, hidrozoa, hidrozoário, pólipo  
                OrderAnthoathecatae  – athecate hydroids, hydromedusae  
                   FamilyStylasteridae Gray, 1847 – hydrocorals, hydrocoralliaires  
                      GenusStylaster Gray, 1831  
    Direct Children:  
                         Species Stylaster alaskanus Fisher, 1938  
                         Species Stylaster amphiheloides Kent, 1871  
                         Species Stylaster antillarum Zibrowius and Cairns, 1982  
                         Species Stylaster asper Kent, 1871  
                         Species Stylaster atlanticus Broch, 1936  
                         Species Stylaster aurantiacus Cairns, 1986  
                         Species Stylaster bellus (Dana, 1846)  
                         Species Stylaster bilobatus Hickson and England, 1905  
                         Species Stylaster bithalamus Broch, 1936  
                         Species Stylaster blatteus (Boschma, 1961)  
                         Species Stylaster bocki Broch, 1936  
                         Species Stylaster boreopacificus Broch, 1932  
                         Species Stylaster boschmai (Eguchi, 1965)  
                         Species Stylaster brochi (Fisher, 1938)  
                         Species Stylaster brunneus Boschma, 1970  
                         Species Stylaster californicus (Verrill, 1866) – California hydrocoral, california hydrocoral 
                         Species Stylaster campylecus (Fisher, 1938)  
                         Species Stylaster cancellatus Fisher, 1938  
                         Species Stylaster carinatus Broch, 1936  
                         Species Stylaster cocosensis Cairns, 1991  
                         Species Stylaster complanatus Pourtalès, 1867  
                         Species Stylaster corallium Cairns, 1986  
                         Species Stylaster crassior Broch, 1936  
                         Species Stylaster densicaulis Moseley, 1879  
                         Species Stylaster dentatus Broch, 1936  
                         Species Stylaster divergens Von Marenzeller, 1904  
                         Species Stylaster duchassaingi Pourtalès, 1867  
                         Species Stylaster duchassaingii De Pourtalès, 1867  
                         Species Stylaster eguchii (Boschma, 1966)  
                         Species Stylaster elassotomus Fisher, 1938  
                         Species Stylaster erubescens De Pourtalès, 1868  
                         Species Stylaster eximius Kent, 1871  
                         Species Stylaster filogranus Pourtalès, 1871  
                         Species Stylaster flabelliformis (Lamarck, 1816)  
                         Species Stylaster galapagensis Cairns, 1986  
                         Species Stylaster gemmascens (Esper, 1794)  
                         Species Stylaster gracilis Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1850  
                         Species Stylaster granulosus Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1850  
                         Species Stylaster hattorrii (Eguchi, 1968)  
                         Species Stylaster horologium Cairns, 1991  
                         Species Stylaster ibericus Zibrowius and Cairns, 1992  
                         Species Stylaster imbricatus Cairns, 1991  
                         Species Stylaster incompletus (Tenison-Woods, 1883)  
                         Species Stylaster incrassitus (Eguchi, 1941)  
                         Species Stylaster inornatus Cairns, 1986  
                         Species Stylaster laevigatus Cairns, 1986  
                         Species Stylaster lonchitis Broch, 1947  
                         Species Stylaster marenzelleri Cairns, 1986  
                         Species Stylaster maroccanus Zibrowius and Cairns, 1992  
                         Species Stylaster marshae Cairns, 1988  
                         Species Stylaster microstriatus Broch, 1936  
                         Species Stylaster miniatus (Pourtalès, 1868)  
                         Species Stylaster moseleyanus (Fisher, 1938)  
                         Species Stylaster multiplex Hickson and England, 1905  
                         Species Stylaster nobilis (Kent, 1871)  
                         Species Stylaster norvegicus (Gunnerus, 1768)  
                         Species Stylaster papuensis Zibrowius, 1981  
                         Species Stylaster polymorphus Broch, 1936  
                         Species Stylaster polyorchis (Fisher, 1938)  
                         Species Stylaster porphyra (Fisher, 1931)  
                         Species Stylaster profundiporus Broch, 1936  
                         Species Stylaster profundus (Moseley, 1879)  
                         Species Stylaster pulcher Quelch, 1884  
                         Species Stylaster purpuratus (Naumov, 1960)  
                         Species Stylaster ramosus Broch, 1947  
                         Species Stylaster robustus (Cairns, 1983)  
                         Species Stylaster rosaceus (Greeff, 1886)  
                         Species Stylaster roseus (Pallas, 1766)  
                         Species Stylaster sanguineus Valenciennes in Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1850  
                         Species Stylaster scabiosus Broch, 1935  
                         Species Stylaster solidus Broch, 1935  
                         Species Stylaster spatula Cairns, 1986  
                         Species Stylaster stejnegeri (Fisher, 1938)  
                         Species Stylaster stellulatus Stewart, 1878  
                         Species Stylaster subviolaceus (Kent, 1871)  
                         Species Stylaster tenisonwoodsi Cairns, 1988  
                         Species Stylaster venustus (Verrill, 1870)  
                         Species Stylaster verrillii (Dall, 1884)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Stylaster   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Cairns, Stephen D.  
  Publication Date: 1983   
  Article/Chapter Title: A generic revision of the Stylasterina (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). Description of the genera, pt. 1   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of Marine Science, vol. 33, no. 2   
  Page(s): 427-508   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0007-4977   
  Reference for: Stylaster   
  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: Stylaster   
  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: Stylaster   

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