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Caryophyllia  Lamarck, 1801
Taxonomic Serial No.: 53540

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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  
                      SuborderCaryophylliina Vaughan and Wells, 1943  
                         FamilyCaryophylliidae Dana, 1846  
                            GenusCaryophyllia Lamarck, 1801  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Caryophyllia abrupta Cairns, 1999  
                               Species Caryophyllia abyssorum Duncan, 1873  
                               Species Caryophyllia alaskensis Vaughan, 1941  
                               Species Caryophyllia alberti Zibrowius, 1980  
                               Species Caryophyllia ambrosia Alcock, 1898 – horn coral 
                               Species Caryophyllia antarctica Marenzeller, 1904  
                               Species Caryophyllia antillarum De Pourtalès, 1874  
                               Species Caryophyllia arnoldi Vaughan, 1900  
                               Species Caryophyllia atlantica (Duncan, 1873)  
                               Species Caryophyllia balaenacea Zibrowius and Gili, 1990  
                               Species Caryophyllia barbadensis Cairns, 1979  
                               Species Caryophyllia berteriana Duchassaing, 1850  
                               Species Caryophyllia calveri Duncan, 1873  
                               Species Caryophyllia capensis Gardiner, 1904  
                               Species Caryophyllia cincticulatus (Alcock, 1898)  
                               Species Caryophyllia communis (Sequenza, 1863)  
                               Species Caryophyllia cornuformis De Pourtalès, 1874 – lesser horn coral 
                               Species Caryophyllia cornulum Cairns and Zibrowius, 1997  
                               Species Caryophyllia corrugata Cairns, 1979  
                               Species Caryophyllia crosnieri Cairns and Zibrowius, 1997  
                               Species Caryophyllia cultrifera Alcock, 1902  
                               Species Caryophyllia cyathus (Ellis and Solander, 1786)  
                               Species Caryophyllia decamera Cairns, 1998  
                               Species Caryophyllia dentata (Moseley, 1881)  
                               Species Caryophyllia diomedeae Von Marenzeller, 1904  
                               Species Caryophyllia eltaninae Cairns, 1982  
                               Species Caryophyllia ephyala Alcock, 1891  
                               Species Caryophyllia foresti Zibrowius, 1980  
                               Species Caryophyllia grandis Gardiner and Waugh, 1938  
                               Species Caryophyllia grayi (Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848)  
                               Species Caryophyllia hawaiiensis Vaughan, 1907  
                               Species Caryophyllia horologium Cairns, 1977  
                               Species Caryophyllia inornata (Duncan, 1878)  
                               Species Caryophyllia japonica Marenzeller, 1888  
                               Species Caryophyllia jogashimaensis Eguchi, 1968  
                               Species Caryophyllia karubarica Cairns and Zibrowius, 1997  
                               Species Caryophyllia lamellifera Moseley, 1881  
                               Species Caryophyllia mabahithi Gardiner and Waugh, 1938  
                               Species Caryophyllia marmorea Cairns, 1984  
                               Species Caryophyllia octonaria Cairns and Zibrowius, 1997  
                               Species Caryophyllia octopali Vaughan, 1907  
                               Species Caryophyllia paradoxus Alcock, 1898  
                               Species Caryophyllia paucipalata Moseley, 1881  
                               Species Caryophyllia pauciseptata Yabe and Eguchi, 1932  
                               Species Caryophyllia perculta Cairns, 1991  
                               Species Caryophyllia planilamellata Dennant, 1906  
                               Species Caryophyllia polygona De Pourtalès, 1878  
                               Species Caryophyllia profunda Moseley, 1881  
                               Species Caryophyllia quadragenaria Alcock, 1902  
                               Species Caryophyllia quangdongensis Zou, 1984  
                               Species Caryophyllia ralphae Cairns, 1995  
                               Species Caryophyllia rugosa Moseley, 1881  
                               Species Caryophyllia sarsiae Zibrowius, 1974  
                               Species Caryophyllia scillaemorpha Alcock, 1894  
                               Species Caryophyllia scobinosa Alcock, 1902  
                               Species Caryophyllia secta Cairns and Zibrowius, 1997  
                               Species Caryophyllia seguenzae Duncan, 1873  
                               Species Caryophyllia sewelli Gardiner and Waugh, 1938  
                               Species Caryophyllia smithii Stokes and Broderip, 1828  
                               Species Caryophyllia solida Cairns, 1991  
                               Species Caryophyllia spinicarens (Moseley, 1881)  
                               Species Caryophyllia spinigera Saville-Kent, 1871  
                               Species Caryophyllia squiresi Cairns, 1982  
                               Species Caryophyllia stellula Cairns, 1998  
                               Species Caryophyllia transversalis Moseley, 1881  
                               Species Caryophyllia unicristata Cairns and Zibrowius, 1997  
                               Species Caryophyllia valdiviae Zibrowius and Gili, 1990  
                               Species Caryophyllia zanzibarensis Zou, 1984  
                               Species Caryophyllia zopyros Cairns, 1979  
       

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Caryophyllia   
       
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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: Caryophyllia   
       

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