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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Cnidaria
Classis: Anthozoa
Subclassis: Hexacorallia
Ordo: Actiniaria
Subordo: Nynantheae
Infraordo: Thenaria
Subinfraordo: Acontiaria
Familia: Acontiophoridae
Genus: Mimetridium
Species: M. cryptum

Mimetridium Hand, 1961

Type species: Mimetridium cryptum [Neuter] Hand, 1961 by monotypy.

Hand, Cadet 1961: Two new acontiate New Zealand sea anemones. Transactions of the Royal Society of New Zealand, 1(4): 75–89.
Fautin, D.G.; Zelenchuk, T.; Raveendran, D. 2007: Genera of orders Actiniaria and Corallimorpharia (Cnidaria, Anthozoa, Hexacorallia), and their type species. Pp. 183-244 In: Zhang, Z.-Q. & Shear, W.A. (eds) Linnaeus tercentenary: progress in invertebrate taxonomy. Zootaxa, 1668: 1–766. PDF

Mimetridium is a genus of sea anemones of the family Acontiophoridae. It currently includes only one species.

The following species are recognized:[2]

Mimetridium cryptum Hand, 1961


This species was described from New Zealand.[1]

Hand, C. (1961). Two new acontiate New Zealand sea anemones. Trans. Soc. New Zealand. Zool. 1(4): 75-89.
Daly, M.; Fautin, D. (2021). World List of Actiniaria. Mimetridium cryptum Hand, 1961. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species on 2021-01-25.

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