Verrill, 1864, p.54

Acanthopora Verrill, 1864, p.54 is a junior synonym (available and invalid), see Echinopora Lamarck, 1816, p. 252.

Type Species

Echinopora horrida Dana, 1846, p.282, pl.17(4, 4a-c); Original Designation Verrill, 1864: 54

Type Specimen: Syntype; USNM 51; Verified; Dry Preserved

Type Locality: Fiji (Recent)

This species is also the type species of Acanthelia.

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This version was contributed by Ann Budd on 22-Mar-2012 19:32.

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Syntypes of Echinopora horrida Dana 1848