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Caryophylliidae  Dana, 1846
Taxonomic Serial No.: 571698

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Caryophylliidae Gray, 1847
  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  
                      SuborderCaryophylliina Vaughan and Wells, 1943  
                         FamilyCaryophylliidae Dana, 1846  
    Direct Children:  
                            Genus Anomocora Studer, 1878  
                            Genus Asterosmilia Duncan, 1867  
                            Genus Aulocyathus Marenzeller, 1904  
                            Genus Bathycyathus Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848  
                            Genus Bourneotrochus Wells, 1984  
                            Genus Caryophyllia Lamarck, 1801  
                            Genus Catalaphyllia Wells, 1971  
                            Genus Ceratotrochus Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848  
                            Genus Cladocora Ehrenberg, 1834  
                            Genus Coenocyathus Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848  
                            Genus Coenosmilia De Pourtalès, 1874  
                            Genus Colangia De Pourtalès, 1871  
                            Genus Concentrotheca Cairns, 1979  
                            Genus Confluphyllia Cairns and Zibrowius, 1997  
                            Genus Conotrochus Sequenza, 1864  
                            Genus Crispatotrochus Woods, 1878  
                            Genus Ctenella Matthai, 1928  
                            Genus Dactylotrochus Wells, 1954  
                            Genus Dasmosmilia De Pourtalès, 1880  
                            Genus Deltocyathus Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848  
                            Genus Desmophyllum Ehrenberg, 1834  
                            Genus Ericiocyathus Cairns and Zibrowius, 1997  
                            Genus Euphyllia Dana, 1846  
                            Genus Goniocorella Yabe and Eguchi, 1932  
                            Genus Gyrosmilia Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1851  
                            Genus Heterocyathus Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848  
                            Genus Hoplangia Gosse, 1860  
                            Genus Labyrinthocyathus Cairns, 1979  
                            Genus Lochmaeotrochus Alcock, 1902  
                            Genus Lophelia Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1849  
                            Genus Montigyra Matthai, 1928  
                            Genus Nemenzophyllia Hodgson and Ross, 1982  
                            Genus Nomlandia Durham and Barnard, 1952  
                            Genus Oxysmilia Duchassaing, 1870  
                            Genus Paraconotrochus Cairns and Parker, 1992  
                            Genus Paracyathus Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848  
                            Genus Phacelocyathus Cairns, 1979  
                            Genus Phyllangia Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848  
                            Genus Physogyra Quelch, 1884  
                            Genus Plerogyra Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848  
                            Genus Polycyathus Duncan, 1876  
                            Genus Pourtalosmilia Duncan, 1884  
                            Genus Premocyathus Yabe and Eguchi, 1942  
                            Genus Rhizosmilia Cairns, 1978  
                            Genus Solenosmilia Duncan, 1873  
                            Genus Stephanocyathus Sequenza, 1864  
                            Genus Sympodangia Cairns and Zibrowius, 1997  
                            Genus Tethocyathus Kuhn, 1933  
                            Genus Thalamophyllia Duchassaing, 1870  
                            Genus Trochocyathus Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1848  
                            Genus Vaughanella Gravier, 1915  

  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: Caryophylliidae    
  Other Source(s):    
  Reference for:    
  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: Caryophylliidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Dana, James D.  
  Publication Date: 1846   
  Article/Chapter Title: United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842 under the command of Charles Wilker, U. S. N., vol VII   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoophytes, C. Sherman   
  Page(s): 7-740   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: original description   

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