WoRMS name details

Mussa sinuosa (Lamarck, 1816)

1262046  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1262046)

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Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Caryophyllia sinuosa Lamarck, 1816) Lamarck, J.-B. M. de. (1816). Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres. Tome second. Paris: Verdière, 568 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47698 [details]   
Distribution Lamarck (1816): Habite les mers d'Amérique. Vaughan (1918) and Hoffmeister (1925) recorded this species from the Pacific...  
Distribution Lamarck (1816): Habite les mers d'Amérique. Vaughan (1918) and Hoffmeister (1925) recorded this species from the Pacific as Mussa sinuosa but they were not correct because the species was originally reported from the West Atlantic. Could be a synonym of Mussa angulosa (Pallas, 1766). [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2020). World List of Scleractinia. Mussa sinuosa (Lamarck, 1816). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1262046 on 2020-11-27
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original description  (of Caryophyllia sinuosa Lamarck, 1816) Lamarck, J.-B. M. de. (1816). Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres. Tome second. Paris: Verdière, 568 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47698 [details]   

additional source Hoffmeister, J.E. (1925). Some corals from America Samoa and the Fiji Islands. <em>Papers from the Department of Marine Biology of the Carnegie Institution of Washington.</em> 22: 1-90, pls. 1-23. [details]   

new combination reference Vaughan TW. (1918). Some shallow-water corals from Murray Island (Australia), Cocos-Keeling Island, and Fanning Island. <em>Papers from the Department of Marine Biology of the Carnegie Institution of Washington.</em> 9 (213): 49-234, pls. 20-93. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
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Distribution Lamarck (1816): Habite les mers d'Amérique. Vaughan (1918) and Hoffmeister (1925) recorded this species from the Pacific as Mussa sinuosa but they were not correct because the species was originally reported from the West Atlantic. Could be a synonym of Mussa angulosa (Pallas, 1766). [details]

Synonymy Could be a synonym of Mussa angulosa (Pallas, 1766) [details]

Synonymy Could be a synonym of Mussa angulosa (Pallas, 1766). [details]