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Taxonomic Serial No.: 52430

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subclass  
  Synonym(s): Ceriantipatharia Van Beneden, 1898
    Zoantharia de Blainville, 1830
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2003   

 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  
    Direct Children:  
                   Order Actiniaria  – anemones, sea anemones, actinies, anémones 
                   Order Antipatharia Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1857 – thorny corals, black corals 
                   Order Ceriantharia Perrier, 1893 – tube-dwelling anemones, tube-dwelling anemones 
                   Order Corallimorpharia Stephenson, 1937  
                   Order Ptychodactiaria   
                   Order Rugosa Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1850  
                   Order Scleractinia Bourne, 1900 – stony corals, madrépores 
                   Order Zoantharia  – zoanthids, zoanthids 

  Expert: Daphne G. Fautin  
  Notes: Professor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Curator, Natural History Museum and Biodiversity Research Center, Haworth Hall, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045-7534, USA   
  Reference for: Hexacorallia    
  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: Hexacorallia    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Hexacorallians of the World, website (version 1)  
  Acquired: 2001   
  Reference for: Hexacorallia   
  Source: Hexacorallians of the World, 05-May-2002, website (version 05-May-02)  
  Acquired: 2002   
  Reference for: Hexacorallia   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Hexacorallia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Cairns, Stephen D.  
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title: Species richness of recent Scleractinia   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Atoll Research Bulletin, no. 59   
  Page(s): 1-46   
  Publisher: National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  Reference for: Hexacorallia   
  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: Hexacorallia   

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