WoRMS taxon details

Eunephthya Verrill, 1869

158269  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158269)

accepted
Genus
Nephthya thyrsoidea Verrill, 1865 accepted as Eunephthya thyrsoidea (Verrill, 1865) (type by subsequent designation)
Species Eunephthya celata McFadden & van Ofwegen, 2012
Species Eunephthya ericius McFadden & van Ofwegen, 2012
Species Eunephthya granulata McFadden & van Ofwegen, 2012
Species Eunephthya shirleyae McFadden & van Ofwegen, 2012
Species Eunephthya susanae (Williams, 1988)
Species Eunephthya thyrsoidea (Verrill, 1865)

Species Eunephthya abrolhosa Thorpe, 1928 accepted as Klyxum abrolhosum (Thorpe, 1928)
Species Eunephthya antarctica (Kükenthal, 1902) accepted as Gersemia antarctica (Kükenthal, 1902) (synonym)
Species Eunephthya bicolor Utinomi, 1951 accepted as Duva bicolor (Utinomi, 1951)
Species Eunephthya brochi Thorpe, 1928 accepted as Klyxum brochi (Thorpe, 1928)
Species Eunephthya clavata (Danielssen, 1887) accepted as Gersemia clavata (Danielssen, 1887) (synonym)
Species Eunephthya flavescens Molander, 1915 accepted as Drifa glomerata (Verrill, 1869)
Species Eunephthya florida (Rathke, 1806) accepted as Duva florida (Rathke, 1806) (synonym)
Species Eunephthya fruticosa Kukenthal, 1906 accepted as Gersemia fruticosa (Sars, 1860)
Species Eunephthya fusca Wright & Studer, 1889 accepted as Chondronephthya fusca (Wright & Studer, 1889)
Species Eunephthya glomerata Verrill, 1869 accepted as Drifa glomerata (Verrill, 1869)
Species Eunephthya groenlandica Molander, 1915 accepted as Pseudodrifa groenlandica (Molander, 1915)
Species Eunephthya hicksoni Gravier, 1913 accepted as Gersemia hicksoni (Gravier, 1913)
Species Eunephthya hirotai Utinomi, 1951 accepted as Chromonephthea hirotai (Utinomi, 1951)
Species Eunephthya hyalina (Danielssen, 1887) accepted as Drifa hyalina Danielssen, 1887 accepted as Drifa glomerata (Verrill, 1869) (synonym)
Species Eunephthya japonica Kukenthal, 1906 accepted as Gersemia japonica (Kükenthal, 1906)
Species Eunephthya luetkeni (von Marenzeller, 1878) accepted as Paraspongodes luetkeni (von Marenzeller, 1878) accepted as Eunephthya glomerata Verrill, 1869 accepted as Drifa glomerata (Verrill, 1869) (synonym)
Species Eunephthya maldivensis Hickson, 1905 accepted as Litophyton maldivensis (Hickson, 1905)
Species Eunephthya mirabilis (Danielssen, 1887) accepted as Gersemia mirabilis (Danielssen, 1887) (synonym)
Species Eunephthya nigra (Pourtalès, 1868) accepted as Pseudodrifa nigra (Pourtalès, 1868)
Species Eunephthya purpurea Thomson & Henderson, 1905 accepted as Dendronephthya purpurea Henderson, 1909
Species Eunephthya racemosa Studer, 1891 accepted as Pseudodrifa racemosa (Studer, 1891)
Species Eunephthya rosea Molander, 1915 accepted as Duva multiflora (Verrill, 1879)
Species Eunephthya rosea (Koren & Danielssen, 1883) accepted as Duva rosea Koren & Danielssen, 1883 accepted as Duva multiflora (Verrill, 1879) (synonym)
Species Eunephthya rubiformis (Ehrenberg, 1834) accepted as Gersemia rubiformis (Ehrenberg, 1834)
Species Eunephthya serratospiculata Utinomi, 1951 accepted as Chromonephthea serratospiculata (Utinomi, 1951)
Species Eunephthya spiculosa Kükenthal, 1906 accepted as Scleronephthya spiculosa (Kükenthal, 1906)
Species Eunephthya spitzbergensis (Danielssen, 1887) accepted as Duva multiflora (Verrill, 1879) (synonym)
Species Eunephthya thyrsoides Verrill, 1869 accepted as Eunephthya thyrsoidea (Verrill, 1865) (variant spelling)
Species Eunephthya uvaeformis (May, 1900) accepted as Gersemia uvaeformis (May, 1900) (synonym)
Species Eunephthya whitei Thorpe, 1928 accepted as Klyxum whitei (Thorpe, 1928)

Species Eunephthya alba Tixier-Durivault, 1961 (uncertain)
marine
Verrill, A. E. (1869). Critical remarks on halcyonoid polyps (3). <em>Amer. Journ. Sci. Arts (2).</em> 47:282-285. [details]   
Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2020). World List of Octocorallia. Eunephthya Verrill, 1869. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158269 on 2020-10-25
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2005-05-25 10:44:50Z
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2006-09-12 06:54:36Z
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Martinez, Olga
2010-09-15 12:49:54Z
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2012-09-21 14:02:04Z
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2019-06-29 03:06:05Z
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original description Verrill, A. E. (1869). Critical remarks on halcyonoid polyps (3). <em>Amer. Journ. Sci. Arts (2).</em> 47:282-285. [details]   

basis of record 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 McFadden, C.S.; Ofwegen, L.P. van. (2012). A revision of the soft coral genus, Eunephthya Verrill, 1869 (Anthozoa: Octocorallia: Nephtheidae), with a description of four new species from South Africa. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3485: 1-25. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Madsen, F. J. (1944). Octocorallia (Stolonifera - Telestacea - Xeniidae - Alcyonacea - Gorgonacea). <em>The Danish Ingolf-Expedition, Vol. V. Bianco Luno A/S.</em> 5: 1-65.
page(s): 23-25 [details]   
 
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