WoRMS taxon details

Rhizosmilia Cairns, 1978

267805  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267805)

accepted
Genus
Rhizosmilia gerdae Cairns, 1978 (type by original designation)
marine
recent only
Cairns, S.D., 1978. New genus and species of ahermatypic coral (Anthozoa: Scleractinia) from the western Atlantic. Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 9l(l): 216-221, 1 pl., 1 text-fig.  [details]   
Depth range 1-539 m  
Depth range 1-539 m [details]
Hoeksema, B.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Rhizosmilia Cairns, 1978. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267805 on 2018-04-23
Date
action
by
2008-01-14 11:18:07Z
created
2010-08-21 12:24:10Z
changed
2010-09-09 20:29:02Z
changed

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original description Cairns, S.D., 1978. New genus and species of ahermatypic coral (Anthozoa: Scleractinia) from the western Atlantic. Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 9l(l): 216-221, 1 pl., 1 text-fig.  [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [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., 1995. The marine fauna of New Zealand: Scleractinia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa). N. Z. Oceanographic Mem, 103: 210 pp. [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 1-539 m [details]