Record Details

Scientific Name:
Stylasteridae

Taxonomy and Nomenclature

Kingdom:
Animalia
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Synonym(s):
Stylasterida
Common Name(s):
hydrocoralliaires [French]
hydrocorals [English]

Taxonomic Status

Current Standing:
valid

Data Quality Indicators

Record Credibility Rating:
TWG standards met
Global Species Completeness:
partial
Currency Rating:
2003

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References

Expert(s):
Stephen D. Cairns. Research Scientist/Curator, Department of Systematic Biology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560-0163, USA
Other Sources:
database: American Fisheries Society, 1991;
website: <a href="http://www.cbif.gc.ca/itisca/">ITIS*<sup>ca</sup></a>;
database: American Fisheries Society, 1991;
database: NODC Taxonomic Code;
References:
Grassé, Pierre-P., ed. 1993-01-01. Traité de Zoologie: Anatomie, Systématique, Biologie: Cnidaires, Hydrazoaires, Scyphozoaires, Cubozoaires, Cténaires, Tome 3, fascicule 2. Masson. Paris, France. 1-1117. 2-225-81332-9. .
Cairns, Stephen D., Dale R. Calder, Anita Brinckmann-Voss, Clovis B. Castro, Daphne G. Fautin,... 2002-01-01. American Fisheries Society Special Publication 28. American Fisheries Society. Bethesda, Maryland, USA. xi + 115. 1-888569-39-5. Full author list: Cairns, Stephen D., Dale R. Calder, Anita Brinckmann-Voss, Clovis B. Castro, Daphne G. Fautin, Philip R. Pugh, Claudia E. Mills, Walter C. Jaap, Mary N. Arai, Stephen H. D. Haddock, and Dennis M. Opresko.
Cairns, Stephen D. 1983-04-01. Bulletin of Marine Science, vol. 33, no. 2. . . 427-508. . .

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