WoRMS taxon details

Paracyathus humilis Verrill, 1870

286819  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:286819)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Verrill, A.E. 1870. Review of the polyps and corals of the West Coast of America. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 1: 377-558, pls. 5-10. [details]   
Depth range 23-104 m  
Depth range 23-104 m [details]

Homonymy Senior homonym of P. humilis Duncan, 1878, which is Caryophyllia smithii.  
Homonymy Senior homonym of P. humilis Duncan, 1878, which is Caryophyllia smithii. [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2019). World List of Scleractinia. Paracyathus humilis Verrill, 1870. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=286819 on 2019-12-07
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2010-08-18 00:01:05Z
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original description Verrill, A.E. 1870. Review of the polyps and corals of the West Coast of America. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 1: 377-558, pls. 5-10. [details]   

basis of record Cairns, S.D.; Hoeksema, B.W. & van der Land, J. (2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D. (2009-2017). On line appendix: Phylogenetic list of the 711 valid Recent azooxanthellate scleractinian species with their junior synonyms and depth ranges, 28 pp. <em>In: Cold-Water Corals: The Biology and Geology of Deep-Sea Coral Habitats.</em> Cambridge University Press, Cambridge., available online at http://www.lophelia.org/images/stories/pdfs/Cold-water_Corals_Online_Appendix.pdf [details]   

additional source Durham JW, Barnard JL (1952) Stony corals of the Eastern Pacific collected by the Velero III and Velero IV. Allan Hancock Pacific Expedition 16: 1-110, pls. 1-16. [details]   

additional source Reyes-Bonilla, H. (2002). Checklist of valid names and synonyms of stony corals (Anthozoa: Scleractinia) from the eastern Pacific. <em>Journal of Natural History.</em> 36(1): 1-13., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/713833841 [details]   

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1991. A revision of the ahermatypic Scleractinia of the Gal├ípagos and Cocos Islands. Smith. Cont. Zool. 504: 32 pp., 12 pls.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 23-104 m [details]

Homonymy Senior homonym of P. humilis Duncan, 1878, which is Caryophyllia smithii. [details]