WoRMS taxon details

Meandrinidae Gray, 1847

196101  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196101)

accepted
Family
Genus Dendrogyra Ehrenberg, 1834
Genus Dichocoenia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Genus Eusmilia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Genus Meandrina Lamarck, 1801
  » Species Meandrina brasiliensis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
  » Species Meandrina danae (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
  » Species Meandrina jacksoni Weil & Pinzón, 2011
  » Species Meandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Meandrina dedalea Le Sueur, 1820 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Meandrina delicatula Ortmann, 1888 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Meandrina labyrinthica Le Sueur, 1818 (taxon inquirendum, homonym of M. labyrinthica (Pallas, 1766))
  » Species Meandrina cerebriformis Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Diploria labyrinthiformis (Linnaeus, 1758) (junior synonym)
  » Species Meandrina clivosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Pseudodiploria clivosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
  » Species Meandrina crispa Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Oulophyllia crispa (Lamarck, 1816) (previous combination)
  » Species Meandrina daedalea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Platygyra daedalea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
  » Species Meandrina gyrosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Colpophyllia natans (Houttuyn, 1772) (junior synonym)
  » Species Meandrina lamellina (Ehrenberg, 1834) accepted as Platygyra lamellina (Ehrenberg, 1834) (previous combination)
  » Species Meandrina pectinata Lamarck, 1801 accepted as Meandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonymy)
  » Species Meandrina phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Leptoria phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
  » Species Meandrina sinuosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Isophyllia sinuosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
  » Species Meandrina sinuosa Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Lobophyllia sinuosa (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (basionym, previous combination)
  » Species Meandrina strigosa Dana, 1846 accepted as Pseudodiploria strigosa (Dana, 1846)

Genus Ctenophyllia Dana, 1846 accepted as Meandrina Lamarck, 1801 (synomymy)
Genus Goreaugyra Wells, 1973 accepted as Meandrina Lamarck, 1801 (synonymy)
Genus Maeandra Oken, 1815 accepted as Meandrina Lamarck, 1801 (junior synonym, invalid taxon)
  » Species Maeandra agessizii (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857) (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Maeandra cerebrum (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Maeandra varia (Dana, 1846) (taxon inquirendum)
  » Subgenus Maeandra (Dendrogyra) Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Dendrogyra Ehrenberg, 1834
  » Species Maeandra areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (previous combination, synonym)
    » Variety Maeandra areolata var. angusta (Dana, 1846) accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
    » Variety Maeandra areolata var. colummelaris Verrill, 1902 accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (previous combination, synonym)
    » Variety Maeandra areolata var. confertifolia Verrill, 1902 accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (previous combination, synonym)
    » Variety Maeandra areolata var. laxifolia Verrill, 1902 accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (previous combination, synonym)
  » Species Maeandra astraeiformis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) accepted as Platygyra daedalea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (synonym)
  » Species Maeandra clivosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Pseudodiploria clivosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
    » Variety Maeandra clivosa var. dispar Verrill, 1902 accepted as Pseudodiploria clivosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination, synonym)
    » Variety Maeandra clivosa var. explanata Verrill, 1902 accepted as Pseudodiploria clivosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination, synonym)
  » Species Maeandra conferta (Verrill, 1868) accepted as Favia gravida Verrill, 1868 (previous combination, synonym)
  » Species Maeandra daedalea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Platygyra daedalea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
  » Species Maeandra labyrinthiformis (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Diploria labyrinthiformis (Linnaeus, 1758) (previous combination)
  » Species Maeandra lamellina Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Platygyra lamellina (Ehrenberg, 1834) (original combination, basionym)
  » Species Maeandra stricta (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) accepted as Platygyra sinensis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) (synonym)
Genus Maeandrina Dana, 1846 accepted as Meandrina Lamarck, 1801 (wrong spelling, synonym)
  » Species Maeandrina clivosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Pseudodiploria clivosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
  » Species Maeandrina crispa Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Oulophyllia crispa (Lamarck, 1816) (original combination, basionym)
  » Species Maeandrina daedalea (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) accepted as Platygyra daedalea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
  » Species Maeandrina gracilis Dana, 1846 accepted as Leptoria phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (synonym)
  » Species Maeandrina labyrinthica (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Meandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonymy)
  » Species Maeandrina labyrinthiformis (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Diploria labyrinthiformis (Linnaeus, 1758) (previous combination)
  » Species Maeandrina phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Leptoria phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
  » Species Maeandrina rustica Dana, 1846 accepted as Platygyra daedalea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (synonym)
  » Species Maeandrina sinuosa Le Sueur, 1820 accepted as Diploria labyrinthiformis (Linnaeus, 1758) (homonym, synonym)
  » Species Maeandrina strigosa Dana, 1846 accepted as Pseudodiploria strigosa (Dana, 1846) (misspelling genus name)
  » Species Maeandrina tenuis Dana, 1846 accepted as Leptoria phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Colonies are massive and meandroid. Valleys and walls are of uniform width. Septa are fine and regular, columella are...  
Description Colonies are massive and meandroid. Valleys and walls are of uniform width. Septa are fine and regular, columella are seta-like, without centres. (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2019). World List of Scleractinia. Meandrinidae Gray, 1847. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196101 on 2019-05-24
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original description  (ofMaeandrinidae Verrill, 1902) Verrill, A.E. (1902). Variations and nomenclature of Bermudian, West Indian and Brazilian reef corals, with notes on various Indo-Pacific corals. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences.</em> 11: 63-168. [details]   

original description  (ofEusmillidae Verrill, 1866) Verrill AE. (1866). Synopsis of the polyps and corals of the North Pacific Exploring Expedition, under Commodore C. Ringgold and Capt. John Rodgers, U.S.N., from 1853 to 1856. Collected by Dr. Wm. Stimpson, Naturalist to the Expedition. With descriptions of some additional species from the west coast of North America. Part III. Madreporaria. <em>Communications of the Essex Institute, Salem.</em> 5(3): 17-50, pls. 1-2., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/103663#page/255/mode/1up [details]   
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Description Colonies are massive and meandroid. Valleys and walls are of uniform width. Septa are fine and regular, columella are seta-like, without centres. (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]