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Turbinaria stellulata

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Dendrophylliidae

Taxonomy
Astrea stellulata was named by Lamarck (1816).

It was recombined as Turbinaria stellulata by Bernard (1860).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1816Astrea stellulata Lamarck
1860Turbinaria stellulata Bernard

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderDendrophylliinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyDendrophylliidaeGray 1847
genusTurbinariaOken 1815
speciesstellulata(Lamarck 1816)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragoniteo
Grouping: colonialo
Clonal: yeso
Environment: marineo
Locomotion: stationaryo
Attached: yeso
Life habit: intermediate-level epifaunalo
Diet: microcarnivoreo
Diet 2: photosymbiotico
Vision: blindc
Reproduction: alternatingo
Asexual: yeso
Dispersal: watero
Dispersal 2: planktonico
Created: 2004-02-27 16:54:46
Modified: 2009-10-09 15:38:42
Source: o = order, c = class
Reference: Kiessling 2004

Age range: base of the Langhian to the top of the Holocene or 15.97000 to 0.00000 Ma

Collections (4 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Langhian15.97 - 13.82Fiji Turbinaria stellulata (124831)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126Japan Turbinaria stellulata (88044 88054)
Holocene0.0117 - 0.0Japan Turbinaria stellulata (96956)