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Plexauridae  Gray, 1859
Taxonomic Serial No.: 52172

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
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  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  
    SubkingdomRadiata   
       PhylumCnidaria Hatschek, 1888 – cnidarians, coelenterates, cnidaires, coelentérés, água viva, anęmona, caravela, cnidario, coral, hidra  
          SubphylumAnthozoa   
             ClassAnthozoa Ehrenberg, 1834 – corals, flower animals, sea anemones, anémones de mer, coraux, água viva, anęmona, antozoário, caravela, corais, gorgônia  
                SubclassOctocorallia Haeckel, 1866  
                   OrderAlcyonacea Lamouroux, 1816 – soft corals, soft corals  
                      SuborderHolaxonia Studer, 1887  
                         FamilyPlexauridae Gray, 1859  
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                            GenusBebryce Philippi, 1842  
                            GenusCaliacis Deichmann, 1936  
                            GenusEunicea Lamouroux, 1816  
                            GenusEuplexaura Verrill, 1865  
                            GenusHypnogorgia Duchassaing and Michelotti, 1864  
                            GenusLytreia Bayer, 1981  
                            GenusMuricea Lamouroux, 1821  
                            GenusMuriceides Studer, 1887  
                            GenusMuriceopsis Aurivillius, 1931  
                            GenusParamuricea Kölliker, 1865  
                            GenusPlacogorgia Studer, 1887  
                            GenusPlexaura Lamouroux, 1812  
                            GenusPlexaurella Valenciennes, 1855  
                            GenusPsammogorgia Verrill, 1868  
                            GenusPseudoplexaura Wright and Studer, 1889  
                            GenusScleracis Kükenthal, 1919  
                            GenusSpinimuricea Grasshoff, 1992  
                            GenusSwiftia Duchassaing and Michelotti, 1864  
                            GenusThesea Duchassaing and Michelotti, 1860  
                            GenusVillogorgia Duchassaing and Michelotti, 1860  
       

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Plexauridae   
       
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  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   
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  Notes: 1963 reprint edition. Separately authored chapters may include original descriptions   
  Reference for: Plexauridae   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Cairns, Stephen D., Dale R. Calder, Anita Brinckmann-Voss, Clovis B. Castro, Daphne G. Fautin,...   
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and Scientific Names of Aquatic Invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Cnidaria and Ctenophora, Second Edition, 2002   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 28   
  Page(s): xi + 115   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-39-5, 0097-0638  
  Notes: Full author list: Cairns, Stephen D., Dale R. Calder, Anita Brinckmann-Voss, Clovis B. Castro, Daphne G. Fautin, Philip R. Pugh, Claudia E. Mills, Walter C. Jaap, Mary N. Arai, Stephen H. D. Haddock, and Dennis M. Opresko   
  Reference for: Plexauridae   
       

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