WoRMS taxon details

Balanophyllia (Eupsammia) pittieri Vaughan, 1919

510035  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:510035)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
(of Balanophyllia pittieri 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]   
Depth range 40-96 m  
Depth range 40-96 m [details]

Fossil range Late Pliocene to Recent  
Fossil range Late Pliocene to Recent [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2021). World List of Scleractinia. Balanophyllia (Eupsammia) pittieri Vaughan, 1919. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=510035 on 2021-02-25
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original description  (of Balanophyllia pittieri 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 Balanophyllia grandis Cairns, 1977) Cairns, S.D. (1977). A review of the Recent species of Balanophyllia (Anthozoa: Scleractinia) in the western Atlantic, with descriptions of four new species. Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 90(1): 132-148.  [details]   

basis of record Cairns, S.D. (2009-2017). On line appendix: Phylogenetic list of the 711 valid Recent azooxanthellate scleractinian species with their junior synonyms and depth ranges, 28 pp. <em>In: Cold-Water Corals: The Biology and Geology of Deep-Sea Coral Habitats.</em> Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

redescription Cairns, S.D. (2000). A revision of the shallow-water azooxanthellate scleractinia of the Western Atlantic. <em>Studies on the fauna of Curacao and other Caribbean Islands.</em> 125: 1-235. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 40-96 m [details]

Fossil range Late Pliocene to Recent [details]