WoRMS taxon details

Cycloseris costulata (Ortmann, 1889)

207325  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207325)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Ortmann A. (1889). Beobachtungen an Steinkorallen von der Südküste Ceylons. <em>Zoologische Jahrbüchern, Abteilung für Systematik, Biologie und Biogeographie der Tiere.</em> 4: 493-590, pls. 11-17. [details]   
Note Southern coast of Ceylon (Sri Lanka)  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Southern coast of Ceylon (Sri Lanka) [details]
Description Corals are circular, helmet-shaped, up to 76 mm in diameter with a concave undersurface. Primary septa are thick and exsert...  
Description Corals are circular, helmet-shaped, up to 76 mm in diameter with a concave undersurface. Primary septa are thick and exsert around the mouth. Colour: pale cream or brown. Abundance: rare, found unpredictably on lower reef slopes and inter-reef habitats. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2020). World List of Scleractinia. Cycloseris costulata (Ortmann, 1889). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207325 on 2020-10-28
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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 Ortmann A. (1889). Beobachtungen an Steinkorallen von der Südküste Ceylons. <em>Zoologische Jahrbüchern, Abteilung für Systematik, Biologie und Biogeographie der Tiere.</em> 4: 493-590, pls. 11-17. [details]   

original description  (of Fungia costulata Ortmann, 1889) Ortmann A. (1889). Beobachtungen an Steinkorallen von der Südküste Ceylons. <em>Zoologische Jahrbüchern, Abteilung für Systematik, Biologie und Biogeographie der Tiere.</em> 4: 493-590, pls. 11-17. [details]   

original description  (of Fungia sibogae 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 marginata Boschma, 1923) Boschma, H. 1923. The Madreporaria of the Siboga Expedition IV. Fungia patella. Siboga-Expedition XVId: 129-148, pls. 9-10. Brill, Leiden. [details]   

original description  (of Fungia doederleini Yabe & Sugiyama, 1941) Yabe H, Sugiyama T. (1941). Recent reef-building corals from Japan and the South Sea Islands under the Japanese mandate. II. <em>The Science reports of the Tôhoku, Imperial University, Sendai, 2nd Series (Geologie).</em> Special Volume 2: 67-91, pls. 60-104. [details]   

original description  (of Fungia halophila Felix, 1915 †) Felix J. (1915). Jungtertiäre und Quartäre Anthozoën von Timor und Obi. I. <em>Paläontologie von Timor, Stuttgart.</em> 2 (2): 1-45, pls. 37-38. [details]   

original description  (of Fungia (Cycloseris) wanneri Felix, 1921 †) Felix J. (1921). Fossile Anthozoën von Borneo. <em>Paläontologie von Timor, Stuttgart.</em> 9 (15): 1-64, pls. 141-144. [details]   

additional source 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 Veron JEN. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. <em>Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.</em>  [details]   

additional source Gittenberger, A. & Hoeksema, B.W. 2006. Phenotypic plasticity revealed by molecular studies on reef corals of Fungia (Cycloseris) spp. (Scleractinia: Fungiidae) near river outlets. Contributions to Zoology 75: 195-201, available online at http://www.repository.naturalis.nl/document/43290 [details]   
 
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From editor or global species database
Biology zooxanthellate [details]

Type locality Southern coast of Ceylon (Sri Lanka) [details]

From other sources
Description Corals are circular, helmet-shaped, up to 76 mm in diameter with a concave undersurface. Primary septa are thick and exsert around the mouth. Colour: pale cream or brown. Abundance: rare, found unpredictably on lower reef slopes and inter-reef habitats. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]
LanguageName 
English mushroom coral [from synonym]  [details]
Japanese スジマンジュウイシ  [details]