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Lepidopora  De Pourtalès, 1871
Taxonomic Serial No.: 50981

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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: 2001   

 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  
                         GenusLepidopora De Pourtalès, 1871  
    Direct Children:  
                            SpeciesLepidopora acrolophos Cairns, 1983  
                            SpeciesLepidopora biserialis Cairns, 1986  
                            SpeciesLepidopora carinata (De Pourtalès, 1867)  
                            SpeciesLepidopora clavigera Cairns, 1986  
                            SpeciesLepidopora concatenata Cairns, 1991  
                            SpeciesLepidopora cryptocymas Cairns, 1985  
                            SpeciesLepidopora decipiens (Boschma, 1964)  
                            SpeciesLepidopora dendrostylus Cairns, 1991  
                            SpeciesLepidopora diffusa (Boschma, 1963)  
                            SpeciesLepidopora eburnea (Calvet, 1903)  
                            SpeciesLepidopora glabra (De Pourtalès, 1867)  
                            SpeciesLepidopora granulosa Cairns, 1983  
                            SpeciesLepidopora microstylus Cairns, 1991  
                            SpeciesLepidopora polystichopora Cairns, 1985  
                            SpeciesLepidopora sarmentosa (Boschma, 1968)  
                            SpeciesLepidopora symmetrica Cairns, 1991  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Lepidopora   
  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: Lepidopora   
  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: Lepidopora   

 Geographic Information
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