WoRMS taxon details

Distichopora Lamarck, 1816

205513  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205513)

accepted
Genus
Subgenus Distichopora (Haplomerismos) Cairns, 1978 accepted as Distichopora Lamarck, 1816 (synonymy)
Species Distichopora alnutti Wright, 1862 accepted as Distichopora nitida Verrill, 1864
Species Distichopora (Haplomerismos) anceps Cairns, 1978 accepted as Distichopora anceps Cairns, 1978
Species Distichopora anceps Cairns, 1978
Species Distichopora anomala Cairns, 1986
Species Distichopora asulcata Cairns, 2005
Species Distichopora barbadensis Pourtalès, 1874
Species Distichopora borealis Fisher, 1938
Species Distichopora brasseyae Wright, 1882 accepted as Distichopora nitida Verrill, 1864
Species Distichopora breviserialis Quelch, 1884 accepted as Distichopora nitida Verrill, 1864
Species Distichopora cervina Pourtalès, 1871
Species Distichopora cinnabarina Nardo, 1844 accepted as Distichopora violacea (Pallas, 1766)
Species Distichopora coccinea Gray, 1860
Species Distichopora conferta Quelch, 1885 accepted as Distichopora gracilis Dana, 1848
Species Distichopora contorta Pourtalès, 1878
Species Distichopora cryptostylus Cairns & Pica, 2019
Species Distichopora dispar Cairns, 1991
Species Distichopora fisheri Broch, 1942 accepted as Distichopora violacea (Pallas, 1766)
Species Distichopora foliacea Pourtalès, 1868
Species Distichopora fragilis Quelch, 1885 accepted as Distichopora gracilis Dana, 1848
Species Distichopora fulvacea Michelin, 1842 accepted as Distichopora violacea (Pallas, 1766)
Species Distichopora gracilis Dana, 1848
Species Distichopora granulosa Quelch, 1885 accepted as Distichopora gracilis Dana, 1848
Species Distichopora irregularis Moseley, 1879
Species Distichopora laevigranulosa Cairns, 1986
Species Distichopora livida Tenison-Woods, 1880
Species Distichopora milesii Quelch, 1884 accepted as Distichopora gracilis Dana, 1848
Species Distichopora nitida Verrill, 1864
Species Distichopora ochracea Quelch, 1885 accepted as Distichopora nitida Verrill, 1864
Species Distichopora profunda Hickson & England, 1909
Species Distichopora providentiae (Hickson & England, 1909)
Species Distichopora purpurea Schmeltz, 1875 (nomen nudum)
Species Distichopora robusta Lindner, Cairns & Guzman, 2004
Species Distichopora rosalindae Cairns, 1986
Species Distichopora rosea Kent, 1871 accepted as Distichopora violacea (Pallas, 1766)
Species Distichopora serpens Broch, 1942
Species Distichopora sulcata Pourtalès, 1867
Species Distichopora uniserialis Cairns, 1986
Species Distichopora vervoorti Cairns & Hoeksema, 1998
Species Distichopora violacea (Pallas, 1766)
Species Distichopora yucatanensis Cairns, 1986
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
Depth range 1-806 m  
Depth range 1-806 m [details]

Fossil range Eocene to Recent  
Fossil range Eocene to Recent [details]
WoRMS (2020). Distichopora Lamarck, 1816. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205513 on 2020-09-24
Date
action
by
1997-10-30 15:49:33Z
created
2006-09-11 06:44:08Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2010-11-19 01:58:37Z
checked
2010-11-21 17:12:16Z
changed
2019-12-06 07:33:39Z
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original description  (of Lithodendron Schweigger, 1819) Schweigger AF. (1819). Beobachtungen auf naturhistorischen Reisen : anatomisch-physiologische Untersuchungen über Corallen ; nebst einem Anhange, Bemerkungen über den Bernstein enthaltend / von August Friedrich Schweigger. <em>Berlin.</em> , available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.14416
page(s): tab.vi [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Distichopora (Haplomerismos) Cairns, 1978) Cairns, S.D., 1978. Distichopora (Haplomerismos) anceps, a new Stylasterine coral (Coelenterata: Stylasterina) from deep water off the Hawaiian Islands. Micronesica 14 1: 83-87. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Veron JEN. (1986). Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. <em>Angus & Robertson Publishers.</em>  [details]   

additional source Neave, Sheffield Airey. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]., available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D.; Gershwin, L.; Brook, F.J.; Pugh, P.; Dawson, E.W.; Ocaña O.V.; Vervoort, W.; Williams, G.; Watson, J.E.; Opresko, D.M.; Schuchert, P.; Hine, P.M.; Gordon, D.P.; Campbell, H.J.; Wright, A.J.; Sánchez, J.A.; Fautin, D.G. (2009). Phylum Cnidaria: corals, medusae, hydroids, myxozoans. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> pp. 59-101., available online at http://si-pddr.si.edu/handle/10088/8431 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Cairns, S. D. (2015). Stylasteridae (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa: Anthoathecata) of the New Caledonian Region. <em>Tropical Deep-Sea Benthos 28. Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (1993), 207. Publications Scientifiques du Muséum: Paris.</em> 361 + 1 cd-rom pp., available online at https://repository.si.edu/handle/10088/27379
page(s): 153 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Cairns, S.D., and Lindner, A,. 2011. A Revision of the Stylasteridae (Cnidaria, Hydrozoa, Filifera) from Alaska and Adjacent Waters. ZooKeys 158 : 1–88.  [details]   

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1978. Distichopora (Haplomerismos) anceps, a new Stylasterine coral (Coelenterata: Stylasterina) from deep water off the Hawaiian Islands. Micronesica 14 1: 83-87. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

redescription Cairns, S.D. (1983). A generic revision of the Stylasterina (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). Part 1. Description of the genera. <em>Bull. mar. Sci.</em> 33(2): 427-508. [details]   

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1986. A revision of the Northwest Atlantic Stylasteridae (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). Smithson. Contr. Zool. 418 : 1-131., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/smithsoniancontributions/Zoology/pdf_hi/SCTZ-0418.pdf [details]   

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1988. New records of Stylasteridae (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa) from Western Australia, including the description of two new species. Rec. W. Aust. Mus. 14 1: 105-119. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1991. The Marine Fauna of New Zealand: Stylasteridae (Cnidaria: Hydroida). Mem. N.Z. oceanogr. Inst. 98 : 1-99. [details]   

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1986. Stylasteridae (Hydrozoa: Hydroida) of the Galapagos Islands. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 426: 1-42. [details]   

identification resource Cairns, S.D. (1992). A generic revision of the Stylasteridae (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). Part 3. Keys to the genera. <em>Bull Mar. Sci.</em> 49(1-2): 538-545. [details]   
 
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Depth range 1-806 m [details]

Fossil range Eocene to Recent [details]
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