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Names and sources

Accepted Name Source
MERULINIDAE Verrill, 1865
Published in:Huang, D., Benzoni, F., Fukami, H., Knowlton, N., Smith, N.D. & Budd, A.F. 2014, "Taxonomic classification of the reef coral families Merulinidae, Montastraeidae, and Diploastraeidae (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia).", Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, vol. 171, pp. 277–355
Synonym Source
Pectiniidae Vaughan & Wells, 1943 synonym
Published in:Vaughan, T.W. & Wells, J.W. 1943, "Revision of the sub-orders, families and genera of the Scleractinia", Geological Society of America Special Papers, vol. 44, pp. 1-363

Unranked taxon assigned rank family by inference

Trachyphylliidae Verrill, 1901 synonym
Published in:Verrill, A.E. 1901, "Variations and nomenclature of Bermudian, West Indian and Brazilian Reef Corals, with notes on various Indo-Pacific corals", Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences, vol. XI, pp. 63-168

Unranked taxon assigned rank family by inference

Faviidae synonym

Many Indo-Pacific members of this family were previously included in the family Faviidae, which is now regarded as restricted to the Atlantic, and included as a subfamily within the Mussidae. This family now contains part of the family Pectiniidae, including the type genus; the remainder are now in the family Lobophylliidae. This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

Pectiniidae (in part) synonym

Many Indo-Pacific members of this family were previously included in the family Faviidae, which is now regarded as restricted to the Atlantic, and included as a subfamily within the Mussidae. This family now contains part of the family Pectiniidae, including the type genus; the remainder are now in the family Lobophylliidae. This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

Common Name Source
Stony Corals standard true en au
Name Source
Merulinidae accepted

Scientific name reallocated to MERULINIDAE Verrill, 1865 by taxonomy builder

MERULINIDAE Verrill, 1865 accepted
Merulinidae accepted

Many Indo-Pacific members of this family were previously included in the family Faviidae, which is now regarded as restricted to the Atlantic, and included as a subfamily within the Mussidae. This family now contains part of the family Pectiniidae, including the type genus; the remainder are now in the family Lobophylliidae. This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to family level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.

Scientific name reallocated to MERULINIDAE Verrill, 1865 by taxonomy builder

Identifier Source
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urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:0f2b353b-a4a2-40e0-a87a-12b41b34bb6f Taxon Concept current
http://data.nzor.org.nz/names/938957cf-cd65-4828-b281-288437d6cba6 Scientific Name current
urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.name:662370 Scientific Name current
NZOR-6-66151 Taxon current
urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:0f2b353b-a4a2-40e0-a87a-12b41b34bb6f Taxon current
urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:07f2e0d3-f9a7-4393-9610-d9172a5d91ec Previous AFD LSID lsid replaced
urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:6efeaa1a-a8f3-46f9-b0b8-7d06efc7f35f Previous AFD LSID lsid replaced
urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:26498e4d-aad6-45c5-a4f5-5ce96dd83114 Previous AFD LSID lsid replaced
11305000 Taxon current

Classification

kingdom
ANIMALIA
phylum
CNIDARIA
subphylum
ANTHOZOA
class
ANTHOZOA
subclass
HEXACORALLIA
order
SCLERACTINIA
family
MERULINIDAE
genus
Astrea Lamarck, 1801 
genus
Australogyra Veron & Pichon, 1982 
genus
Boninastrea 
genus
Caulastraea Dana, 1846 
genus
Caulastrea 
genus
Coelastrea Verrill, 1866 
genus
Cyphastrea Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 
genus
Dipsastraea de Blainville, 1830 
genus
Echinopora Lamarck, 1816 
genus
Favites Link, 1807 
genus
Goniastrea Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 
genus
Hydnophora Fischer von Waldheim, 1807 
genus
Leptoria Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 
genus
Merulina Ehrenberg, 1834 
genus
Mycedium Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 
genus
Oulophyllia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 
genus
Paragoniastrea Huang, Benzoni & Budd, 2014 
genus
Paramontastraea Huang & Budd, 2014 
genus
Pectinia de Blainville, 1825 
genus
Phymastrea 
genus
Physophyllia 
genus
Platygyra Ehrenberg, 1834 
genus
Scapophyllia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 
genus
Trachyphyllia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 

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