WoRMS taxon details

Cycloseris cyclolites (Lamarck, 1815)

207323  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207323)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Fungia cyclolites Lamarck, 1815) Lamarck, J.B.d.1815. Histoire naturelle des Animaux sans Vertèbres, préséntant les caractères généraux et particuliers de ces animaux, leur distribution, leurs classes, leurs families, leurs genres, et la citation des principales espèces qui s'y rapportent; précédée d'une Introduction offrant la détermination des caractères essentiels de l'Animal, sa distinction du Végétal et des autres corps naturels, enfin, l'exposition des principes fondamentaux de la Zoologie: Paris, Verdière. [details]   
Note Southern Ocean  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Southern Ocean [details]
Description Corals are circular domes up to 40 mm in diameter with a concave undersurface. Septa are straight an symmetrical. Primary...  
Description Corals are circular domes up to 40 mm in diameter with a concave undersurface. Septa are straight an symmetrical. Primary septa are thick and exsert around the mouth. Colour: pale cream or greenish. Abundance: (common on flat inter-reef soft substrates. Veron, 1986 <57>)

Small, solitary, up to 5 cm, circular and dome-shaped. Colour: generally pale cream or green. Habitat: often common on sandy substrates between reefs. (Richmond, 1997) [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2020). World List of Scleractinia. Cycloseris cyclolites (Lamarck, 1815). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207323 on 2020-10-30
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1997-02-03 14:17:27Z
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2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
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original description  (of Fungia cyclolites Lamarck, 1815) Lamarck, J.B.d.1815. Histoire naturelle des Animaux sans Vertèbres, préséntant les caractères généraux et particuliers de ces animaux, leur distribution, leurs classes, leurs families, leurs genres, et la citation des principales espèces qui s'y rapportent; précédée d'une Introduction offrant la détermination des caractères essentiels de l'Animal, sa distinction du Végétal et des autres corps naturels, enfin, l'exposition des principes fondamentaux de la Zoologie: Paris, Verdière. [details]   

original description  (of Fungia adrianae Van Der Horst, 1921) van der Horst, C.J. (1921). The Madreporaria of the Siboga expedition: 2. Madreporaria Fungida. Siboga-Expeditie: uitkomsten op zoölogisch, botanisch, oceanographisch en geologisch gebied verzameld in Nederlandsch Oost-Indië 1899-1900 aan boord H.M. Siboga onder commando van Luitenant ter Zee 1e kl. G.F. Tydeman, XVIb. E.J. Brill: Leiden. 53-98, plates I-VI pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

original description  (of Fungia glans 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]   

original description  (of Fungia japonica Vaughan, 1906 †) Vaughan TW. (1906). Three new Fungiae, with a description of a specimen of Fungia granulosa Klunzinger and a note on a specimen of Fungia concinna Verrill. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 30: 827-832. [details]   

original description  (of Diaseris mortoni Tenison-Woods, 1880) Tenison-Woods, J.E. 1880. On a new species of Diaseris. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 5: 459-463, pl. 15. [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 Veron JEN. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. <em>Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.</em>  [details]   

new combination reference Milne Edwards H, Haime J. (1851). Monographie des polypiers fossiles des terrains palaeozoïques, précédée d'un tableau général de la classification des polypes. <em>Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, Archives.</em> 5: 1–502, 20 pls. [details]   
 
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Biology zooxanthellate [details]

Type locality Southern Ocean [details]

From other sources
Description Corals are circular domes up to 40 mm in diameter with a concave undersurface. Septa are straight an symmetrical. Primary septa are thick and exsert around the mouth. Colour: pale cream or greenish. Abundance: (common on flat inter-reef soft substrates. Veron, 1986 <57>)

Small, solitary, up to 5 cm, circular and dome-shaped. Colour: generally pale cream or green. Habitat: often common on sandy substrates between reefs. (Richmond, 1997) [details]
LanguageName 
English mushroom coral [from synonym]  [details]
Japanese マンジュウイシ  [details]