WoRMS taxon details

Caryophyllia Lamarck, 1801

135085  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135085)

accepted
Genus
Subgenus Caryophyllia (Acanthocyathus) Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Subgenus Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) Lamarck, 1801
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) abrupta Cairns, 1999
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) abyssorum Duncan, 1873
Species Caryophyllia abyssorum Duncan, 1873 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) abyssorum Duncan, 1873 (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia alaskensis Vaughan, 1941 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) alaskensis Vaughan, 1941 (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) alaskensis Vaughan, 1941
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) alberti Zibrowius, 1980
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) alcocki Vaughan, 1907 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) atlantica (Duncan, 1873)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) ambrosia Alcock, 1898
Species Caryophyllia ambrosia Alcock, 1898 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) ambrosia Alcock, 1898 (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia angulosa Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 accepted as Euphyllia glabrescens (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (synonym)
Species Caryophyllia angulosa (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Mussa angulosa (Pallas, 1766) (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) antarctica Marenzeller, 1904
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) antillarum Pourtalès, 1874
Species Caryophyllia arbuscula Le Sueur, 1820 accepted as Cladocora arbuscula (Le Sueur, 1820) (basionym)
Species Caryophyllia arcuata Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849
Species Caryophyllia arcuata Seguenza, 1863
Species Caryophyllia arnoldi Vaughan, 1900 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) arnoldi Vaughan, 1900 (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) arnoldi Vaughan, 1900
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) aspera Kitahara, Cairns & Miller, 2010
Species Caryophyllia astreata Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Galaxea astreata (Lamarck, 1816) (original combination, basionym)
Species Caryophyllia atlantica (Duncan, 1873) accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) atlantica (Duncan, 1873) (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) atlantica (Duncan, 1873)
Species Caryophyllia australis Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Homophyllia australis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) (original combination, basionym)
Species Caryophyllia balaenacea Zibrowius & Gili, 1990 represented as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) balaenacea Zibrowius & Gili, 1990 (previous combination)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) balaenacea Zibrowius & Gili, 1990
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) barbadensis Cairns, 1979
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) berteriana Duchassaing, 1850
Species Caryophyllia borealis (Fleming, 1828) accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) smithii Stokes & Broderip, 1828 (Synonymy)
Species Caryophyllia calveri Duncan, 1873 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) calveri Duncan, 1873 (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) calveri Duncan, 1873
Species Caryophyllia calycularis Lamarck, 1836 accepted as Tubastraea coccinea Lesson, 1829 (synonymy)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) capensis Gardiner, 1904 accepted as Paraconotrochus capense (Gardiner, 1904)
Species Caryophyllia carduus Audouin, 1826 accepted as Cynarina lacrymalis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) (synonym)
Species Caryophyllia carpenteri Duncan, 1878 accepted as Stenocyathus vermiformis (Pourtalès, 1868) (Synonymy)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) ceratoconus Hu, 1987 accepted as Premocyathus dentiformis (Alcock, 1902)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) cintinculata (Alcock, 1898)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) clavus Scacchi, 1835 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) smithii Stokes & Broderip, 1828 (Synonymy)
Species Caryophyllia clavus Scacchi, 1835 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) smithii Stokes & Broderip, 1828 (Synonymy)
Species Caryophyllia communis (Seguenza, 1863)
Species Caryophyllia communis Moseley, 1881
Species Caryophyllia compressa Yabe & Eguchi, 1932 (nomen nudum, homonym of Caryophyllia compressa (Lamarck, 1816))
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) compressa Yabe & Eguchi, 1932 (nomen nudum)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) compressa Gardiner & Waugh, 1938 accepted as Caryophyllia (Acanthocyathus) zanzibarensis Zou, 1984 (junior homonym)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) concreta Kitahara, Cairns & Miller, 2010
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) conferta Dana, 1846
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) cornigera Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Dendrophyllia cornigera (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) cornuformis Pourtalès, 1868 accepted as Premocyathus cornuformis (Pourtalès, 1868)
Species Caryophyllia cornuformis Pourtalès, 1868 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) cornuformis Pourtalès, 1868 accepted as Premocyathus cornuformis (Pourtalès, 1868) (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) cornulum Cairns & Zibrowius, 1997
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) corona Duchassaing, 1870
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) coronula Cairns & Polonio, 2013
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) corrugata Cairns, 1979
Species Caryophyllia corymbosa (Forskål, 1775) accepted as Lobophyllia corymbosa (Forskål, 1775) (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia cristata (Esper, 1789) accepted as Lobophyllia hemprichii (Ehrenberg, 1834) (synonym)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) crosnieri Cairns & Zibrowius, 1997
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) crypta Cairns, 2000
Species Caryophyllia cubensis Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Scolymia cubensis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) (basionym)
Species Caryophyllia cultrifera Alcock, 1902 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) scobinosa Alcock, 1902 (Synonymy)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) cultrifera Alcock, 1902 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) scobinosa Alcock, 1902 (Synonymy)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) cyathus (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Species Caryophyllia cyathus (Ellis & Solander, 1786) represented as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) cyathus (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia cylindracea Duncan, 1873 (taxon inquirendum, homonymy)
Species Caryophyllia cynthus Heller, 1868 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) cyathus (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (wrong spelling)
Species Caryophyllia (Acanthocyathus) decamera Cairns, 1998
Species Caryophyllia (Acanthocyathus) dentata (Moseley, 1881)
Species Caryophyllia deshayesiana Michelin, 1850 accepted as Acanthophyllia deshayesiana (Michelin, 1850) (basionym, changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia diomedeae Marenzeller, 1904 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) diomedeae Marenzeller, 1904 (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) diomedeae Marenzeller, 1904
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) elongata Cairns in Cairns & Keller, 1993 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) crosnieri Cairns & Zibrowius, 1997 (junior homonym of C. clavus var. elongata Duncan, 1873)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) eltaninae Cairns, 1982
Species Caryophyllia endothecata Duncan, 1882
Species Caryophyllia ephyala Alcock, 1891 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) ephyala Alcock, 1891 (basionym, changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) ephyala Alcock, 1891
Species Caryophyllia europaea Risso, 1826 accepted as Balanophyllia (Balanophyllia) europaea (Risso, 1826)
Species Caryophyllia fastigiata (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Eusmilia fastigiata (Pallas, 1766) (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) foresti Zibrowius, 1980
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) formosa Pourtalès, 1867 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) berteriana Duchassaing, 1850
Species Caryophyllia formosa Pourtalès, 1867 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) berteriana Duchassaing, 1850 (Synonymy)
Species Caryophyllia gigas van der Horst, 1931
Species Caryophyllia glabrescens Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821 accepted as Euphyllia glabrescens (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (original combination, basionym)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) grandis Gardiner & Waugh, 1938
Species Caryophyllia (Acanthocyathus) grayi (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
Species Caryophyllia guangdongensis Zou, 1984
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) hawaiiensis Vaughan, 1907
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) horologium Cairns, 1977
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) huinayensis Cairns, Haeussermann & Foersterra, 2005
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) inornata (Duncan, 1878)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) inskipi Duncan, 1873 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) abyssorum Duncan, 1873 (Synonymy)
Species Caryophyllia italica Michelin, 1841 accepted as Balanophyllia italica (Michelin, 1841) (basionym, changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) japonica Marenzeller, 1888
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) jogashimaensis Eguchi, 1968
Species Caryophyllia (Acanthocyathus) karubarica Cairns & Zibrowius, 1997
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) kellerae Cairns & Polonio, 2013
Species Caryophyllia lacera (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Scolymia lacera (Pallas, 1766) (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia lacrymalis Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Cynarina lacrymalis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) (original combination, basionym)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) laevicostata Moseley, 1881 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) atlantica (Duncan, 1873)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) laevigata Kitahara, Cairns & Miller, 2010
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) lamellifera Moseley, 1881
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) mabahithi Gardiner & Waugh, 1938
Species Caryophyllia maculata (Pourtalès, 1874) accepted as Rhizosmilia maculata (Pourtalès, 1874) (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) margaritata Jourdan, 1895 accepted as Vaughanella margaritata (Jourdan, 1895)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) marmorea Cairns, 1984
Species Caryophyllia musicalis (Linnaeus, 1767) accepted as Galaxea astreata (Lamarck, 1816) (synonymy)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) oblonga Kitahara, Cairns & Miller, 2010
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) octonaria Cairns & Zibrowius, 1997
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) octopali Vaughan, 1907
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) pacifica Keller, 1981 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) atlantica (Duncan, 1873)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) panda Alcock, 1902 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) atlantica (Duncan, 1873) (basionym, changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia panda Alcock, 1902 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) atlantica (Duncan, 1873) (Synonymy)
Species Caryophyllia paradoxus Alcock, 1898 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) paradoxus Alcock, 1898 (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) paradoxus Alcock, 1898
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) paraoctopali Yabe & Eguchi, 1942 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) rugosa Moseley, 1881
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) parvula Cairns, 1979 accepted as Coenocyathus parvulus (Cairns, 1979)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) paucipalata Moseley, 1881
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) perculta Cairns, 1991
Species Caryophyllia perculta Cairns, 1991 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) perculta Cairns, 1991 (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia planilamellata Dennant, 1906 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) planilamellata Dennant, 1906 (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) planilamellata Dennant, 1906
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) polygona Pourtalès, 1878
Species Caryophyllia polygona Pourtalès, 1878 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) polygona Pourtalès, 1878 (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia pourtalesi Duncan, 1873 accepted as Premocyathus cornuformis (Pourtalès, 1868) (Synonymy)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) pourtalesi Duncan, 1873 accepted as Premocyathus cornuformis (Pourtalès, 1868) (Synonymy)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) profunda Moseley, 1881
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) protei Duchassaing, 1870
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) pseudoturbinolia Michelin, 1841 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) smithii Stokes & Broderip, 1828
Species Caryophyllia pygmaea Risso, 1826 accepted as Monomyces pygmaea (Risso, 1826)
Species Caryophyllia quadragenaria Alcock, 1902 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) quadragenaria Alcock, 1902 (basionym, changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) quadragenaria Alcock, 1902
Species Caryophyllia (Acanthocyathus) quangdongensis Zou, 1984
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) ralphae Cairns, 1995
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) rugosa Moseley, 1881
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) sarsiae Zibrowius, 1974
Species Caryophyllia sarsiae Zibrowius, 1974 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) sarsiae Zibrowius, 1974 (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) scillaeomorpha Alcock, 1894 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) ambrosia Alcock, 1898
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) scobinosa Alcock, 1902
Species Caryophyllia scobinosa Alcock, 1902 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) scobinosa Alcock, 1902 (basionym, changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) secta Cairns & Zibrowius, 1997
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) seguenzae Duncan, 1873
Species Caryophyllia seguenzae Duncan, 1873 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) sewelli Gardiner & Waugh, 1938
Species Caryophyllia simplex Duncan, 1878 accepted as Stenocyathus vermiformis (Pourtalès, 1868) (Synonymy)
Species Caryophyllia sinuosa Lamarck, 1816 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) sinuosa Duchassaing, 1870 accepted as Paracyathus pulchellus (Philippi, 1842)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) smithii Stokes & Broderip, 1828
Species Caryophyllia smithii Stokes & Broderip, 1828 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) smithii Stokes & Broderip, 1828 (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia solida Cairns, 1991 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) solida Cairns, 1991 (changed combination)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) solida Cairns, 1991
Species Caryophyllia solitaria Le Sueur, 1818 accepted as Astrangia solitaria (Le Sueur, 1818)
Species Caryophyllia (Acanthocyathus) spinicarens (Moseley, 1881)
Species Caryophyllia (Acanthocyathus) spinigera (Saville Kent, 1871)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) squiresi Cairns, 1982
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) stellula Cairns, 1998
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) tangaroae Kitahara, Cairns & Miller, 2010
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) transversalis Moseley, 1881
Species Caryophyllia (Acanthocyathus) unicristata Cairns & Zibrowius, 1997
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) valdiviae Zibrowius & Gili, 1990
Species Caryophyllia valdiviae Zibrowius & Gili, 1990 represented as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) valdiviae Zibrowius & Gili, 1990 (previous combination)
Species Caryophyllia vermiformis Duncan, 1873 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) abyssorum Duncan, 1873 (Synonymy)
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) vermiformis Duncan, 1873 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) abyssorum Duncan, 1873
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) versicolorata Kitahara, Cairns & Miller, 2010
Species Caryophyllia zanzibarensis Zou, 1984 accepted as Premocyathus dentiformis (Alcock, 1902)
Species Caryophyllia (Acanthocyathus) zanzibarensis Zou, 1984
Species Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) zopyros Cairns, 1979
marine
recent + fossil
Lamarck, J. B. (1801). Système des animaux sans vertèbres, ou tableau général des classes, des ordres et des genres de ces animaux; Présentant leurs caractères essentiels et leur distribution, d'apres la considération de leurs rapports naturels et de leur organisation, et suivant l'arrangement établi dans les galeries du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, parmi leurs dépouilles conservées; Précédé du discours d'ouverture du Cours de Zoologie, donné dans le Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle l'an 8 de la République. Published by the author and Deterville, Paris: viii + 432 pp., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14117719 [details]   
Depth range 0-2670 m  
Depth range 0-2670 m [details]

Fossil range Upper Jurassic to Recent  
Fossil range Upper Jurassic to Recent [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2019). World List of Scleractinia. Caryophyllia Lamarck, 1801. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135085 on 2019-10-16
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original description Lamarck, J. B. (1801). Système des animaux sans vertèbres, ou tableau général des classes, des ordres et des genres de ces animaux; Présentant leurs caractères essentiels et leur distribution, d'apres la considération de leurs rapports naturels et de leur organisation, et suivant l'arrangement établi dans les galeries du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, parmi leurs dépouilles conservées; Précédé du discours d'ouverture du Cours de Zoologie, donné dans le Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle l'an 8 de la République. Published by the author and Deterville, Paris: viii + 432 pp., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14117719 [details]   

original description  (of Cyathina Ehrenberg, 1834) Ehrenberg, C. G. (1834). Beiträge zur physiologischen Kenntniss der Corallenthiere im allgemeinen, und besonders des rothen Meeres, nebst einem Versuche zur physiologischen Systematik derselben. <em>Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Berlin.</em> 1: 225-380., available online at http://bibliothek.bbaw.de/bibliothek-digital/digitalequellen/schriften/anzeige?band=07-abh/1832-1&seite:int=00000243 [details]   

original description  (of Ceratocyathus Seguenza, 1861) Seguenza, G. (1863-1864). Disquisizioni paleontologiche intorno ai corallarii fossili delle rocce Terziarie del distretto di Messina. <em>Memorie della Reale Accademia delle Scienze di Torino, Serie II.</em> 21: 399-458, ples 1-5 [1863], 459-560, pls. 6-15 [1864]., available online at http://archive.org/details/mobot32044093290419 [details]   

original description  (of Anthophyllum Schweigger, 1819) Schweigger, A.F., 1819. Beobachtungen auf naturhistorischen Reisen. Anatomisch-Physiologische Untersuchungen über Corallen. Reimer, Berlin. 188 pp., 8 plates, available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.14416 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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]   

additional source Neave, Sheffield Airey. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]., available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source Veron, J. E. N. (1986). Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. <em>Angus & Robertson Publishers.</em>  [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.; Gershwin, L.; Brook, F.J.; Pugh, P.; Dawson, E.W.; Ocaña O.V.; Vervoort, W.; Williams, G.; Watson, J.E.; Opresko, D.M.; Schuchert, P.; Hine, P.M.; Gordon, D.P.; Campbell, H.J.; Wright, A.J.; Sánchez, J.A.; Fautin, D.G. (2009). Phylum Cnidaria: corals, medusae, hydroids, myxozoans. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> pp. 59-101., available online at http://si-pddr.si.edu/handle/10088/8431 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

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]   

redescription Kitahara, M.V., S.D. Cairns, and D.J. Miller. 2010. Monophyletic origin of Caryophyllia (Scleractinia, Caryophylliidae), with descriptions of six new species. Systematics and Biodiversity, 8(1): 91-118, 118 figs.  [details]   

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1994. Scleractinia of the Temperate North Pacific. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 557:150 pp., 42 plates, 3 figs.  [details]   
 
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From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 0-2670 m [details]

Fossil range Upper Jurassic to Recent [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 



LanguageName 
English cupcorals  [details]
German Nelkenkorallen  [details]