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Published: 2022-08-16

Replacement name for the junior homonym Microtrochus Kitahara & Cairns, 2021 (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia)

Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, PO Box 37012, MRC 163, Washington DC 20013-7012, USA
Center for Marine Biology, University of São Paulo, Rod. Manoel Hipólito do Rego km 131,5, 11612-109 São Sebastião (SP) Brazil
Coelenterata Cnidaria Anthozoa Scleractinia


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