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Astrangia  Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848
Taxonomic Serial No.: 53366

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2000   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomRadiata   
       PhylumCnidaria Hatschek, 1888 – cnidarians, coelenterates, cnidaires, coelentérés, água viva, anêmona, caravela, cnidario, coral, hidra  
          SubphylumAnthozoa   
             ClassAnthozoa Ehrenberg, 1834 – corals, flower animals, sea anemones, anémones de mer, coraux, água viva, anêmona, antozoário, caravela, corais, gorgônia  
                SubclassHexacorallia   
                   OrderScleractinia Bourne, 1900 – stony corals, madrépores  
                      SuborderFaviina Vaughan and Wells, 1943  
                         FamilyRhizangiidae D'Orbigny, 1851  
                            GenusAstrangia Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Astrangia atrata (Dennant, 1906)  
                               Species Astrangia braziliensis Vaughan, 1906  
                               Species Astrangia browni Palmer, 1928  
                               Species Astrangia californica Durham and Barnard, 1952  
                               Species Astrangia conferta Verrill, 1870  
                               Species Astrangia costata Verrill, 1866  
                               Species Astrangia dentata Verrill, 1866  
                               Species Astrangia equatorialis Durham and Barnard, 1952  
                               Species Astrangia haimei Verrill, 1866  
                               Species Astrangia howardi Durham and Barnard, 1952  
                               Species Astrangia lajollaensis Durham, 1947  
                               Species Astrangia macrodentata Theil, 1940  
                               Species Astrangia mercatoris Theil, 1941  
                               Species Astrangia poculata (Ellis and Solander, 1786) – northern star coral 
                               Species Astrangia rathbuni Vaughan, 1906  
                               Species Astrangia solitaria (Lesueur, 1817)  
                               Species Astrangia woodsi Wells, 1955  
       

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Astrangia   
       
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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wells, John W.  
  Publication Date: 1986   
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  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: A List of Scleractinian generic and subgeneric taxa, 1758-1985, (special issue)   
  Page(s): 69   
  Publisher: International Association for the Study of Fossil Cnidaria   
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  Reference for: Astrangia   
       

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