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Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) smithii Stokes & Broderip, 1828

Devonshire cup coral

Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) smithii

Rade de Brest, France, 10 meters, 2009, WBN

Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) smithii

Glénan Archipelago, France, 11 meters, 2004, WBN

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Données de distribution : Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) smithii Stokes & Broderip, 1828 in GBIF Secretariat (2019). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset https://doi.org/10.15468/39omei accessed via GBIF.org on 2020-10-24.

Classification

Source : World Register of Marine Species


Biota (Superdomain)
Animalia (Kingdom)
Cnidaria (Phylum)
Anthozoa (Class)
Hexacorallia (Subclass)
Scleractinia (Order)
Caryophylliidae (Family)
Caryophyllia (Genus)
Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) (Subgenus)
Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) smithii (Species)

Authors

Text : Wilfried Bay-Nouailhat © 2008 - 2020.

Photos : © Wilfried Bay-Nouailhat. Published with his kind permission.
Websites and reference works : Consult bibliography

Image satellite: © Esri, DigitalGlobe, GeoEye, Earthstar Geographics, CNES/Airbus DS, USDA, USGS, AeroGRID, IGN, and the GIS User Community.

Données de distribution : Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) smithii Stokes & Broderip, 1828 in GBIF Secretariat (2019). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset https://doi.org/10.15468/39omei accessed via GBIF.org on 2020-10-24.

How to cite this page

Bay-Nouailhat W., June 2008, Description of Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) smithii, [On line] http://european-marine-life.org/05/caryophyllia-(caryophyllia)-smithii.php, consulted on 2020 October 24.

Author

Photographie de Wilfried Bay-Nouailhat

Wilfried Bay-Nouailhat

Diver - Naturalist
Underwater Photographer

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