WoRMS taxon details

Paracyathus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848

135096  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135096)

accepted
Genus
Species Paracyathus andersoni Duncan, 1899
Species Paracyathus arcuatus Lindström, 1877
Species Paracyathus cavatus Alcock, 1893
Species Paracyathus conceptus Gardiner & Waugh, 1938
Species Paracyathus coronatus Duncan, 1876
Species Paracyathus darwinensis Cairns, 2004
Species Paracyathus ebonensis Verrill, 1866
Species Paracyathus fulvus Alcock, 1893
Species Paracyathus humilis Verrill, 1870
Species Paracyathus indicus Duncan, 1899
Species Paracyathus lifuensis Gardiner, 1899
Species Paracyathus molokensis Vaughan, 1907
Species Paracyathus montereyensis Durham, 1947
Species Paracyathus parvulus Gardiner, 1899
Species Paracyathus persicus Duncan, 1876
Species Paracyathus porcellanus Verrill, 1866
Species Paracyathus procumbens Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 †
Species Paracyathus profundus Duncan, 1889
Species Paracyathus pruinosus Alcock, 1902
Species Paracyathus pulchellus (Philippi, 1842)
Species Paracyathus rotundatus Semper, 1872
Species Paracyathus stearnsii Verrill, 1869
Species Paracyathus stokesii Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Species Paracyathus vittatus Dennant, 1906

Species Paracyathus africanus Duncan, 1878 accepted as Paracyathus pulchellus (Philippi, 1842)
Species Paracyathus agassizii Duncan, 1873 accepted as Paracyathus pulchellus (Philippi, 1842)
Species Paracyathus caeruleus Duncan, 1889 accepted as Paracyathus rotundatus Semper, 1872
Species Paracyathus caltha Verrill, 1869 accepted as Paracyathus stearnsii Verrill, 1869
Species Paracyathus confertus Pourtalès, 1868 accepted as Paracyathus pulchellus (Philippi, 1842)
Species Paracyathus costatus Duncan, 1878 accepted as Paracyathus pulchellus (Philippi, 1842)
Species Paracyathus defilippi Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 accepted as Paracyathus pulchellus (Philippi, 1842)
Species Paracyathus flos Pourtalès, 1878 accepted as Phacelocyathus flos (Pourtalès, 1878)
Species Paracyathus gardineri Vaughan, 1907 accepted as Trochocyathus (Trochocyathus) gardineri (Vaughan, 1907)
Species Paracyathus humilis Duncan, 1878 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) smithii Stokes & Broderip, 1828
Species Paracyathus inornatus Dunca, 1878 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) inornata (Duncan, 1878)
Species Paracyathus insignis Duncan, 1878 accepted as Paracyathus pulchellus (Philippi, 1842)
Species Paracyathus laxus Pourtalès, 1880 accepted as Trochocyathus (Trochocyathus) rawsonii Pourtalès, 1874
Species Paracyathus mauiensis Vaughan, 1907 accepted as Trochocyathus (Trochocyathus) mauiensis (Vaughan, 1907)
Species Paracyathus merguiensis Duncan, 1889 accepted as Paracyathus rotundatus Semper, 1872
Species Paracyathus monilis Duncan, 1878 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) smithii Stokes & Broderip, 1828
Species Paracyathus porphyreua Alcock, 1893 accepted as Trochocyathus (Trochocyathus) porphyreus (Alcock, 1893)
Species Paracyathus pteropus Gosse, 1860 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) smithii Stokes & Broderip, 1828
Species Paracyathus taxilianus Gosse, 1860 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) smithii Stokes & Broderip, 1828
Species Paracyathus tenuicalyx Vaughan, 1907 accepted as Trochocyathus (Trochocyathus) rhombocolumna Alcock, 1902
Species Paracyathus thulensis Gosse, 1860 accepted as Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) smithii Stokes & Broderip, 1828
Species Paracyathus tiburonensis Durham, 1947 accepted as Paracyathus stearnsii Verrill, 1869
marine
recent + fossil
Depth range 0-1260 m  
Depth range 0-1260 m [details]

Fossil range Eocene to Recent  
Fossil range Eocene to Recent [details]
Hoeksema, B.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Paracyathus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135096 on 2018-05-21
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2010-09-13 23:22:01Z
changed

Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


basis of record Cairns, S.D., Hoeksema, B.W., and J. van der Land, 2001. Scleractinia, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). 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, 50: pp. 109-110 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Veron, J.E.N. (1986). Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. Angus & Robertson Publishers, London. [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]   

redescription Cairns, S.D. (2000). A revision of the shallow-water azooxanthellate scleractinia of the Western Atlantic. Studies on the fauna of Curacao and other Caribbean Islands. 125: 1-235. [details]   
From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 0-1260 m [details]

Fossil range Eocene to Recent [details]