WoRMS taxon details

Flabellidae Bourne, 1905

135075  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135075)

accepted
Family
Genus Blastotrochus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Genus Falcatoflabellum Cairns, 1995
Genus Flabellum Lesson, 1831
  » Subgenus Flabellum (Ulocyathus) M. Sars, 1851
    » Species Flabellum (Ulocyathus) alabastrum Moseley in Thompson, 1873
    » Species Flabellum (Ulocyathus) angulare Moseley, 1876
    » Species Flabellum (Ulocyathus) aotearoa Squires, 1964
    » Species Flabellum (Ulocyathus) apertum Moseley, 1876
    » Species Flabellum (Ulocyathus) conuis Moseley, 1881
    » Species Flabellum (Ulocyathus) daphnense Durham & Barnard, 1952
    » Species Flabellum (Ulocyathus) deludens Marenzeller, 1904
    » Species Flabellum (Ulocyathus) hoffmeisteri Cairns & Parker, 1992
    » Species Flabellum (Ulocyathus) japonicum Moseley, 1881
    » Species Flabellum (Ulocyathus) kerguelensis Cairns & Zibrowius, 2016
    » Species Flabellum (Ulocyathus) lowekeyesi Squires & Ralph, 1965
    » Species Flabellum (Ulocyathus) macandrewi Gray, 1849
    » Species Flabellum (Ulocyathus) marcus Keller, 1974
    » Species Flabellum (Ulocyathus) marenzelleri Cairns, 1989
    » Species Flabellum (Ulocyathus) messum Alcock, 1902
    » Species Flabellum (Ulocyathus) moseleyi Pourtalès, 1880
    » Species Flabellum (Ulocyathus) sexcostatum Cairns, 1989
    » Species Flabellum (Ulocyathus) tuthilli Hoffmeister, 1933
    » Species Flabellum (Ulocyathus) patagonichum Moseley, 1881 accepted as Flabellum (Ulocyathus) apertum apertum Moseley, 1876
    » Species Flabellum (Ulocyathus) raukawaensis Squires & Keyes, 1967 accepted as Flabellum (Ulocyathus) apertum apertum Moseley, 1876
  » Species Flabellum laciniatum (Philippi, 1841)
  » Species Flabellum pavonium Lesson, 1831
  » Species Flabellum braziliense Pourtalès, 1874 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Flabellum matricidum Saville Kent, 1871 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Flabellum aculeatum Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Truncatoflabellum aculeatum (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
  » Species Flabellum affine Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Truncatoflabellum spheniscus (Dana, 1846)
  » Species Flabellum angiostomum Folkeson, 1919 accepted as Truncatoflabellum angiostomum (Folkeson, 1919) (basionym, changed combination)
  » Species Flabellum anthophyllum (Ehrenberg, 1834) accepted as Monomyces pygmaea (Risso, 1826) (Synonymy)
  » Species Flabellum apertum Moseley, 1876 accepted as Flabellum (Ulocyathus) apertum Moseley, 1876 (changed combination)
  » Species Flabellum australe Moseley, 1881 accepted as Flabellum (Flabellum) australe Moseley, 1881 (changed combination)
  » Species Flabellum bairdi Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Truncatoflabellum spheniscus (Dana, 1846)
  » Species Flabellum candeanum Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Truncatoflabellum candeanum (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
  » Species Flabellum coalitum Marenzeller, 1888 accepted as Flabellum (Flabellum) pavoninum f. coalitum Marenzeller, 1888
  » Species Flabellum crassum Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Truncatoflabellum crassum (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
  » Species Flabellum crenulatum Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Truncatoflabellum spheniscus (Dana, 1846)
  » Species Flabellum cumingii Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Truncatoflabellum cumingii (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) (basionym, changed combination)
  » Species Flabellum daphnense Durham & Barnard, 1952 accepted as Flabellum (Ulocyathus) daphnense Durham & Barnard, 1952 (changed combination)
  » Species Flabellum debile Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Truncatoflabellum spheniscus (Dana, 1846)
  » Species Flabellum dens Alcock, 1902 accepted as Truncatoflabellum dens (Alcock, 1902) (changed combination)
  » Species Flabellum distinctum Milne Edwards & haime, 1848 accepted as Flabellum (Flabellum) pavoninum Lesson, 1831
  » Species Flabellum elegans Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Truncatoflabellum candeanum (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
  » Species Flabellum elongatum Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Truncatoflabellum spheniscus (Dana, 1846)
  » Species Flabellum fragile Cairns, 1977 accepted as Flabellum (Flabellum) floridanum Cairns, 1991 (junior homomnym)
  » Species Flabellum goodei Verrill, 1878 accepted as Flabellum (Ulocyathus) alabastrum Moseley in Thompson, 1873
  » Species Flabellum harmeri Gardiner, 1929 accepted as Monomyces rubrum (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (Synonymy)
  » Species Flabellum inconstans Marenzeller, 1904 accepted as Truncatoflabellum inconstans (Marenzeller, 1904)
  » Species Flabellum irregulare Tenison-Woods, 1878 accepted as Truncatoflabellum cumingii (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) (Synonymy, homonymy)
  » Species Flabellum irregulare Semper, 1872 accepted as Truncatoflabellum irregulare (Semper, 1872)
  » Species Flabellum lamellosum Alcock, 1902 accepted as Flabellum (Flabellum) lamellulosum Alcock, 1902 (changed combination)
  » Species Flabellum latum Studer, 1878 accepted as Monomyces rubrum f. latum (Studer, 1878)
  » Species Flabellum lessonii Michelin, 1842 accepted as Tropidocyathus lessonii (Michelin, 1842)
  » Species Flabellum martensii Studer, 1878 accepted as Truncatoflabellum martensii (Studer, 1878)
  » Species Flabellum matricidus Kent, 1871 accepted as Aulocyathus matricidus (Kent, 1871)
  » Species Flabellum minus Duncan, 1878 accepted as Flabellum (Ulocyathus) alabastrum Moseley in Thompson, 1873 (Synonymy)
  » Species Flabellum montereyensis Durham, 1947 accepted as Polymyces montereyensis (Durham, 1947) (basionym, changed combination)
  » Species Flabellum multifore Gardiner, 1904 accepted as Catalaphyllia jardinei (Saville-Kent, 1893) (synonym)
  » Species Flabellum nobile Holdsworth, 1862 accepted as Monomyces rubrum f. nobile (Holdswworth, 1862)
  » Species Flabellum oweni Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Truncatoflabellum stokesii (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
  » Species Flabellum paripavoninum Alcock, 1894 accepted as Truncatoflabellum paripavoninum (Alcock, 1894)
  » Species Flabellum profundum Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Truncatoflabellum spheniscus (Dana, 1846)
  » Species Flabellum rugulosum Tenison-Woods, 1880 accepted as Monomyces rubrum (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833)
  » Species Flabellum spheniscus Dana, 1846 accepted as Truncatoflabellum spheniscus (Dana, 1846)
  » Species Flabellum spinosum Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Truncatoflabellum aculeatum (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
  » Species Flabellum stabile Marenzeller, 1904 accepted as Truncatoflabellum stabile (Marenzeller, 1904)
  » Species Flabellum stokesii Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Truncatoflabellum stokesii (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
  » Species Flabellum suluense Alcock, 1902 accepted as Flabellum (Flabellum) magnificum Marenzeller, 1904
  » Species Flabellum sumatrense Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Truncatoflabellum spheniscus (Dana, 1846)
  » Species Flabellum tannerense Durham & Barnard, 1952 accepted as Polymyces montereyensis (Durham, 1947) (Synonymy)
  » Species Flabellum trapezoideum Keller, 1981 accepted as Truncatoflabellum trapezoideum (Keller, 1981) (basionym, changed combination)
  » Species Flabellum truncum Cairns, 1982 accepted as Truncatoflabellum truncum (Cairns, 1982)
  » Species Flabellum tubuliferum Tenison-Woods, 1880 accepted as Rhizotrochus tuberculatus (Tenison-Woods, 1879)
  » Species Flabellum tuthilli Hoffmeister, 1933 accepted as Flabellum (Ulocyathus) tuthilli Hoffmeister, 1933 (changed combination)
  » Species Flabellum vacuum Crossland, 1952 accepted as Catalaphyllia jardinei (Saville-Kent, 1893) (synonym)
  » Species Flabellum vanuatu Wells, 1984 accepted as Truncatoflabellum vanuatu (Wells, 1984)
  » Species Flabellum variabile Semper, 1872 accepted as Truncatoflabellum aculeatum (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
  » Species Flabellum weberi Alcock, 1902 accepted as Javania insignis Duncan, 1876 (Synonymy)
Genus Javania Duncan, 1876
Genus Monomyces Ehrenberg, 1834
Genus Placotrochides Alcock, 1902
Genus Placotrochus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Genus Polymyces Cairns, 1979
Genus Rhizotrochus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
  » Species Rhizotrochus flabelliformis Cairns, 1989
  » Species Rhizotrochus levidensis Gardiner, 1898
  » Species Rhizotrochus tuberculatus (Tenison-Woods, 1879)
  » Species Rhizotrochus typus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
  » Species Rhizotrochus affinis Duncan, 1873 accepted as Monomyces pygmaea (Risso, 1826)
  » Species Rhizotrochus crateriformis Alcock, 1893 accepted as Rhizotrochus typus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
  » Species Rhizotrochus fragilis Pourtalès, 1868 accepted as Polymyces fragilis (Pourtalès, 1868)
  » Species Rhizotrochus niinoi Yabe & Eguchi, 1942 accepted as Rhizotrochus typus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
  » Species Rhizotrochus palaoensis Yabe & Eguchi, 1942 accepted as Rhizotrochus typus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
  » Species Rhizotrochus radiatus Dennant, 1904 accepted as Rhizotrochus tuberculatus (Tenison-Woods, 1879)
  » Species Rhizotrochus tulipa Pourtalès, 1874 accepted as Polymyces fragilis (Pourtalès, 1868)
  » Species Rhizotrochus vegetans Milne Edwards, 1860 accepted as Rhizotrochus typus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
  » Species Rhizotrochus worsleyi Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891 accepted as Rhizotrochus typus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Genus Truncatoflabellum Cairns, 1989
  » Species Truncatoflabellum aculeatum (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
  » Species Truncatoflabellum angiostomum (Folkeson, 1919)
  » Species Truncatoflabellum angustum Cairns & Zibrowius, 1997
  » Species Truncatoflabellum arcuatum Cairns, 1995
  » Species Truncatoflabellum australiensis Cairns, 1998
  » Species Truncatoflabellum candeanum (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
  » Species Truncatoflabellum carinatum Cairns, 1989
  » Species Truncatoflabellum crassum (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
  » Species Truncatoflabellum cumingii (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
  » Species Truncatoflabellum dens (Alcock, 1902)
  » Species Truncatoflabellum formosum Cairns, 1989
  » Species Truncatoflabellum gardineri Cairns in Cairns & Keller, 1993
  » Species Truncatoflabellum inconstans (Marenzeller, 1904)
  » Species Truncatoflabellum incrustatum Cairns, 1989
  » Species Truncatoflabellum irregulare (Semper, 1872)
  » Species Truncatoflabellum macroeschara Cairns, 1998
  » Species Truncatoflabellum martensii (Studer, 1878)
  » Species Truncatoflabellum mortenseni Cairns & Zibrowius, 1997
  » Species Truncatoflabellum mozambiquensis Cairns, 2016
  » Species Truncatoflabellum multispinosum Cairns in Cairns & Keller, 1993
  » Species Truncatoflabellum paripavoninum (Alcock, 1894)
  » Species Truncatoflabellum phoenix Cairns, 1995
  » Species Truncatoflabellum pusillum Cairns, 1989
  » Species Truncatoflabellum spheniscus (Dana, 1846)
  » Species Truncatoflabellum stabile (Marenzeller, 1904)
  » Species Truncatoflabellum stokesii (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
  » Species Truncatoflabellum trapezoideum (Keller, 1981)
  » Species Truncatoflabellum truncum (Cairns, 1982)
  » Species Truncatoflabellum vanuatu (Wells, 1984)
  » Species Truncatoflabellum veroni Cairns, 1998
  » Species Truncatoflabellum vigintifarium Cairns, 1999
  » Species Truncatoflabellum zuluense Cairns & Keller, 1993
  » Species Truncatoflabellum bairdi (Milne Edwards & haime, 1848) accepted as Truncatoflabellum spheniscus (Dana, 1846)
  » Species Truncatoflabellum profundum (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) accepted as Truncatoflabellum spheniscus (Dana, 1846)

Genus Biflabellum Döderlein, 1913 accepted as Monomyces Ehrenberg, 1834 (Synonymy)
Genus Ulocyathus Sars, 1851 accepted as Flabellum (Ulocyathus) M. Sars, 1851
Genus Vasillum Tenison-Woods, 1879 accepted as Rhizotrochus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 (Synonymy)
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
Depth range 0-3200 m  
Depth range 0-3200 m [details]

Description Ahermatypic, solitary, free-living corals with non-exsert septa, no paliform lobes and thin walls primarily composed of...  
Description Ahermatypic, solitary, free-living corals with non-exsert septa, no paliform lobes and thin walls primarily composed of epitheca. Related family is Caryphylliidae. (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]

Fossil range Lower Cretaceous to Recent  
Fossil range Lower Cretaceous to Recent [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2019). World List of Scleractinia. Flabellidae Bourne, 1905. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135075 on 2019-10-14
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basis of record Cairns, S.D., Hoeksema, B.W., and J. van der Land, 2001. Scleractinia, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 109-110 (look up in IMIS[details]   

identification resource Cairns, S.D., 1989. A revision of the ahermatypic Scleractinia of the Philippine Islands and adjacent waters, Part 1: Fungiacyathidae, Micrabaciidae, Turbinoliinae, Guyniidae, and Flabellidae. Smith. Cont. Zool. 486: 136 pp., 42 pls., 3 figs. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 0-3200 m [details]

Description Ahermatypic, solitary, free-living corals with non-exsert septa, no paliform lobes and thin walls primarily composed of epitheca. Related family is Caryphylliidae. (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]

Fossil range Lower Cretaceous to Recent [details]
 



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