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Antipathes  Pallas, 1766
Taxonomic Serial No.: 51942

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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: 2005   

 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  
                OrderAntipatharia Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1857 – thorny corals, black corals  
                   FamilyAntipathidae Ehrenberg, 1834  
                      GenusAntipathes Pallas, 1766  
    Direct Children:  
                         Species Antipathes alopecuroides Ellis Ans Solander, 1786  
                         Species Antipathes americana Duchassaing and Michelotti, 1860  
                         Species Antipathes aperta Totton, 1923  
                         Species Antipathes atlantica Gray, 1857 – grey sea fan black coral 
                         Species Antipathes barbadensis Brook, 1889 – scraggly bottle brush black coral 
                         Species Antipathes caribbeana Opresko, 1996 – Kings coral 
                         Species Antipathes columnaris   
                         Species Antipathes dichotoma Pallas, 1766  
                         Species Antipathes expansa Opresko and Cairns, 1992  
                         Species Antipathes fiordensis Grange, 1990  
                         Species Antipathes furcata Gray, 1857  
                         Species Antipathes glutinata Totton, 1923  
                         Species Antipathes gracilis Gray, 1860 – orange sea fan black coral 
                         Species Antipathes grandis Verrill, 1928  
                         Species Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857 – bottle brush bush black coral, bottle brush coral 
                         Species Antipathes lenta Pourtalès, 1871 – hair net black coral 
                         Species Antipathes lilliei Totton, 1923  
                         Species Antipathes pedata Gray, 1857  
                         Species Antipathes pennacea Pallas, 1766 – feather black coral, bottle brush coral 
                         Species Antipathes rhipidion   
                         Species Antipathes subpinnata Ellis and Solander, 1786  
                         Species Antipathes tanacetum Pourtalès, 1880 – bottle brush black coral 
                         Species Antipathes thamnea Warner, 1981  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Antipathes   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Opresko, D. M.  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title: Redescription of Antipathes dichotoma Pallas, 1766 (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Antipatharia)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoologische Mededelingen, vol. 77   
  Page(s): 481-493   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0044-5207   
  Reference for: Antipathes   

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