WoRMS taxon details

Halomitra Dana, 1846

204387  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204387)

accepted
Genus
Species Halomitra clavator Hoeksema, 1989
Species Halomitra pileus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Subgenus Halomitra (Halomitra) Dana, 1846 accepted as Halomitra Dana, 1846 (Synonymy)
Subgenus Halomitra (Podabacia) Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 accepted as Sandalolitha Quelch, 1884 (Synonymy)
Species Halomitra clypeus Verrill, 1864 accepted as Halomitra pileus (Linnaeus, 1758) (junior synonym)
Species Halomitra concentrica Studer, 1901 accepted as Halomitra pileus (Linnaeus, 1758) (junior synonym)
Species Halomitra fungites Studer, 1901 accepted as Fungia fungites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym and secondary homonym)
Species Halomitra irregularis Gardiner, 1898 accepted as Sandalolitha robusta (Quelch, 1886) (junior synonym)
Species Halomitra louwinae Van Der Horst, 1921 accepted as Halomitra pileus (Linnaeus, 1758) (junior synonym)
Species Halomitra meierae Veron & Maragos, 2000 accepted as Sandalolitha dentata Quelch, 1884 (junior synonym)
Species Halomitra phillippinensis (Studer, 1901) accepted as Halomitra pileus (Linnaeus, 1758) (junior synonym)
Species Halomitra robusta (Quelch, 1886) accepted as Sandalolitha robusta (Quelch, 1886) (changed combination)
Species Halomitra tiara Verrill, 1864 accepted as Halomitra pileus (Linnaeus, 1758) (junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Halomitra (Halomitra) Dana, 1846) Dana, J.D. (1846-1849). Zoophytes. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838-1842. <em>Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia.</em> 7: 1-740, 61 pls. (1846: 1-120, 709-720; 1848: 121-708, 721-740; 1849: atlas pls. 1-61)., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/digitalcollections/usexex/navigation/ScientificText/USExEx19_08select.cfm [details]   
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2020). World List of Scleractinia. Halomitra Dana, 1846. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204387 on 2020-11-25
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1997-02-03 14:17:27Z
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2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
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2006-09-12 06:54:36Z
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Martinez, Olga
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2013-02-03 16:04:51Z
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2019-10-08 16:41:51Z
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original description  (of Halomitra (Halomitra) Dana, 1846) Dana, J.D. (1846-1849). Zoophytes. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838-1842. <em>Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia.</em> 7: 1-740, 61 pls. (1846: 1-120, 709-720; 1848: 121-708, 721-740; 1849: atlas pls. 1-61)., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/digitalcollections/usexex/navigation/ScientificText/USExEx19_08select.cfm [details]   

basis of record Hoeksema BW. (1989). Taxonomy, phylogeny and biogeography of mushroom corals (Scleractinia: Fungiidae. <em>Zoologische Verhandelingen, Leiden.</em> 254: 1-295., available online at http://www.repository.naturalis.nl/document/149013 [details]   

additional source Gittenberger, A., Reijnen, B.T. & Hoeksema, B.W. 2011. A molecularly based phylogeny reconstruction of mushroom corals (Scleractinia: Fungiidae) with taxonomic consequences and evolutionary implications for life history traits. Contributions to Zoology 80: 107-132. , available online at http://dpc.uba.uva.nl/cgi/t/text/get-pdf?c=ctz;idno=8002a02 [details]   

additional source Wells JW. (1966). Evolutionary development in the scleractinian family Fungiidae. In: Rees WJ (ed.) The Cnidaria and their evolution. <em>Symposium of the Zoological Society of London Academic Press, London.</em> 16: 223–246, pl. 1. [details]   

additional source Milne Edwards H (1860) Histoire naturelle des coralliaires ou polypes proprement dits 3: 1-560. Librairie Encyclopédique de Roret, Paris. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
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Remark Type species: Madrepora pileus Linnaeus, 1758 [details]
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