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Paracyathus  Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848
Taxonomic Serial No.: 53560

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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: 2000   

 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  
                   OrderScleractinia Bourne, 1900 – stony corals, madrépores  
                      SuborderCaryophylliina Vaughan and Wells, 1943  
                         FamilyCaryophylliidae Dana, 1846  
                            GenusParacyathus Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Paracyathus andersoni Duncan, 1899  
                               Species Paracyathus arcuatus Lindström, 1877  
                               Species Paracyathus californicus   
                               Species Paracyathus calthus Verrill, 1869  
                               Species Paracyathus cavatus Alcock, 1893  
                               Species Paracyathus conceptus Gardiner and Waugh, 1938  
                               Species Paracyathus coronatus Duncan, 1876  
                               Species Paracyathus defilippi   
                               Species Paracyathus ebonensis Verrill, 1866  
                               Species Paracyathus fulvus Alcock, 1893  
                               Species Paracyathus humilis Verrill, 1870  
                               Species Paracyathus indicus Duncan, 1899  
                               Species Paracyathus lifuensis Gardiner, 1899  
                               Species Paracyathus molokensis Vaughan, 1907  
                               Species Paracyathus montereyensis Durham, 1947  
                               Species Paracyathus parvulus Gardiner, 1899  
                               Species Paracyathus porcellanus Verrill, 1866  
                               Species Paracyathus porphyreus Alcock, 1904  
                               Species Paracyathus profundus Duncan, 1889  
                               Species Paracyathus pruinosus Alcock, 1902  
                               Species Paracyathus pulchellus (Philippi, 1842) – papillose cup coral 
                               Species Paracyathus rotundatus Semper, 1872  
                               Species Paracyathus stearnsii Verrill, 1869  
                               Species Paracyathus stokesii Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848  
                               Species Paracyathus vittatus Dennant, 1906  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Paracyathus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wells, John W.  
  Publication Date: 1986   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  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   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Paracyathus   

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