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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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