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Octocorallia  Haeckel, 1866
Taxonomic Serial No.: 52004

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subclass  
  Synonym(s): Alcyonaria Dana, 1846
  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  
                SubclassOctocorallia Haeckel, 1866  
    Direct Children:  
                   Order Alcyonacea Lamouroux, 1816 – soft corals, soft corals 
                   Order Helioporacea   
                   Order Pennatulacea Verrill, 1865 – sea pens, sea panzies, sea pens 
                   Order Telestacea Hickson, 1930  

  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: Octocorallia    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Octocorallia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Bayer, Frederick M.  
  Publication Date: 1956   
  Article/Chapter Title: Octocorallia   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology. Part F: Coelenterata   
  Page(s): F166-F231   
  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: Octocorallia   

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