WoRMS taxon details

Petrophyllia Conrad, 1855

267726  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267726)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
(of Dendrophyllia (Petrophyllia) Conrad, 1855 †) Conrad TA. (1855). Descriptions of eighteen new Cretaceous and Tertiary fossils, &c. <em>Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 7 (7): 265–268. [details]   
Depth range 0-7 m  
Depth range 0-7 m [details]

Fossil range Late Cretaceous to Recent  
Fossil range Late Cretaceous to Recent [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2020). World List of Scleractinia. Petrophyllia Conrad, 1855. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267726 on 2020-10-28
Date
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2008-01-14 11:18:07Z
created
2010-09-08 12:59:53Z
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2019-05-21 13:53:54Z
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2020-08-20 15:51:12Z
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original description  (of Archohelia Vaughan, 1919 †) Vaughan TW. (1919). Fossil corals from central America, Cuba, and Porto Rico: with an account of the American Tertiary, Pleistocene, and recent coral reefs. <em>United States National Museum Bulletin.</em> 103: 189-524, pls. 68-152. [details]   

original description  (of Dendrophyllia (Petrophyllia) Conrad, 1855 †) Conrad TA. (1855). Descriptions of eighteen new Cretaceous and Tertiary fossils, &c. <em>Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 7 (7): 265–268. [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D., Baron-Szabo, R., A. F. Budd, B. Lathuiliere, E. Roniewicz, J. Stolarski, and K. G. Johnson, 2010. Corallosphere, available online at http://www.corallosphere.org [details]   

additional source Cairns, S. D. (2001). A generic revision and phylogenetic analysis of the Dendrophylliidae (Cnidaria: Scleractinia). <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> (615): 1-75., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.615 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 0-7 m [details]

Fossil range Late Cretaceous to Recent [details]