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Dendrophylliidae  Gray, 1847
Taxonomic Serial No.: 53772

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2001   

 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  
                      SuborderDendrophylliina Vaughan and Wells, 1943  
                         FamilyDendrophylliidae Gray, 1847  
    Direct Children:  
                            GenusAstroides Quoy and Gaimard, 1827  
                            GenusBalanophyllia Wood, 1844  
                            GenusBathypsammia Marenzeller, 1906  
                            GenusCladopsammia Lacaze-Duthiers, 1897  
                            GenusDendrophyllia Blainville, 1830  
                            GenusDichopsammia Song, 1994  
                            GenusDuncanopsammia Wells, 1936  
                            GenusEguchipsammia Cairns, 1994  
                            GenusEnallopsammia Michelotti in Sismonda, 1871  
                            GenusEndopachys Lonsdale, 1845  
                            GenusEndopsammia Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848  
                            GenusHeteropsammia Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848  
                            GenusLeptopsammia Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848  
                            GenusNotophyllia Dennant, 1899  
                            GenusPsammoseris Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1851  
                            GenusRhizopsammia Verrill, 1870  
                            GenusThecopsammia De Pourtalès, 1868  
                            GenusTrochopsammia De Pourtalès, 1878  
                            GenusTubastraea Lesson, 1829  
                            GenusTurbinaria Oken, 1815  

  Expert: Stephen D. Cairns   
  Notes: Research Scientist/Curator, Department of Systematic Biology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560-0163, USA   
  Reference for: Dendrophylliidae    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Dendrophylliidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Cairns, Stephen D.   
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title: Species richness of recent Scleractinia   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Atoll Research Bulletin, no. 59   
  Page(s): 1-46   
  Publisher: National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  Reference for: Dendrophylliidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Kuhlmann, Dietrich H. H.   
  Publication Date: 1984   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Living coral reefs of the world.   
  Page(s): 185   
  Publisher: Arco Publishing, Inc.   
  Publication Place: New York, NY   
  Reference for: Dendrophylliidae   

 Geographic Information
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