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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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