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Stylasteridae  Gray, 1847
Taxonomic Serial No.: 50889

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): hydrocorals [English]
    hydrocoralliaires [French]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2003   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    PhylumCnidaria Hatschek, 1888 – cnidarians, coelenterates, cnidaires, coelentérés, água viva, anêmona, caravela, cnidario, coral, hidra  
          ClassHydrozoa Owen, 1843 – hydralike animals, hydroids, hydrozoans, hydraires, hydrozoaires, água viva, hidra, hidrozoa, hidrozoário, pólipo  
                OrderAnthoathecatae  – athecate hydroids, hydromedusae  
                   FamilyStylasteridae Gray, 1847 – hydrocorals, hydrocoralliaires  
    Direct Children:  
                      Genus Adelopora Cairns, 1982  
                      Genus Astya Stechow, 1921  
                      Genus Calyptopora Boschma, 1968  
                      Genus Cheiloporidion Cairns, 1983  
                      Genus Conopora Moseley, 1879  
                      Genus Crypthelia Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1849  
                      Genus Cyclohelia Cairns, 1991  
                      Genus Distichopora Lamarck, 1816  
                      Genus Errina Gray, 1835  
                      Genus Errinopora Fisher, 1931  
                      Genus Errinopsis Broch, 1951  
                      Genus Gyropora Boschma, 1960  
                      Genus Inferiolabiata Broch, 1951  
                      Genus Lepidopora De Pourtalès, 1871  
                      Genus Lepidotheca Cairns, 1983  
                      Genus Paraerrina Broch, 1942  
                      Genus Phalangopora Kirkpatrick, 1887  
                      Genus Pliobothrus De Pourtalès, 1868  
                      Genus Pseudocrypthelia Cairns, 1983  
                      Genus Sporadopora Moseley, 1879  
                      Genus Stellapora Cairns, 1983  
                      Genus Stenohelia Kent, 1870  
                      Genus Stephanohelia Cairns, 1991  
                      Genus Stylantheca Fisher, 1931  
                      Genus Stylaster Gray, 1831  
                      Genus Systemapora Cairns, 1991  

  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: Stylasteridae    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: ITIS*ca, website (version 2002)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: hydrocoralliaires[French]   
  Source: American Fisheries Society, 1991, database (version 1)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Stylasteridae   
  Source: American Fisheries Society, 1991, database (version 1)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Stylasteridae   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Stylasteridae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Cairns, Stephen D.  
  Publication Date: 1983   
  Article/Chapter Title: A generic revision of the Stylasterina (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). Description of the genera, pt. 1   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of Marine Science, vol. 33, no. 2   
  Page(s): 427-508   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0007-4977   
  Reference for: Stylasteridae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Cairns, Stephen D., Dale R. Calder, Anita Brinckmann-Voss, Clovis B. Castro, Daphne G. Fautin,...  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and Scientific Names of Aquatic Invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Cnidaria and Ctenophora, Second Edition, 2002   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 28   
  Page(s): xi + 115   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-39-5, 0097-0638  
  Notes: 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   
  Reference for: Stylasteridae, hydrocorals [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Grassé, Pierre-P., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Traité de Zoologie: Anatomie, Systématique, Biologie: Cnidaires, Hydrazoaires, Scyphozoaires, Cubozoaires, Cténaires, Tome 3, fascicule 2   
  Page(s): 1-1117   
  Publisher: Masson   
  Publication Place: Paris, France   
  ISBN/ISSN: 2-225-81332-9   
  Reference for: Stylasteridae   

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