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Zoanthus  Lamarck, 1801
Taxonomic Serial No.: 52439

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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  
                   OrderZoantharia  – zoanthids, zoanthids  
                         GenusZoanthus Lamarck, 1801  
    Direct Children:  
                            SpeciesZoanthus alderi Gosse, 1860  
                            SpeciesZoanthus kealakekuaensis Walsh and Bowers, 1971  
                            SpeciesZoanthus pacificus Walsh and Bowers, 1971  
                            SpeciesZoanthus pulchellus Duchassaing and Michelotti, 1860 – mat zoanthid 
                            SpeciesZoanthus sociatus (Ellis and Solander, 1786) – green sea mat 

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Zoanthus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Walsh, Gerald E., and Ralph L. Bowers   
  Publication Date: 1971   
  Article/Chapter Title: A review of Hawaiian zoanthids with descriptions of three new species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, vol. 50, no. 2   
  Page(s): 161-180   
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  Reference for: Zoanthus   

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