WoRMS taxon details

Alcyonacea

1365  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1365)

Lamouroux, 1812
accepted
Order
Gorgonacea · unaccepted
Family Acanthoaxiidae van Ofwegen & McFadden, 2010
Suborder Alcyoniina
Suborder Calcaxonia
Family Chelidonisididae Heestand Saucier, France & Watling, 2021
Suborder Holaxonia
Family Parasphaerascleridae McFadden & van Ofwegen, 2013
Suborder Protoalcyonaria
Suborder Scleraxonia
Genus Speirogorgia Williams, 2019
Suborder Stolonifera

Genus Dendrogorgia Simpson, 1910 accepted as Ideogorgia Bayer, 1981 (unaccepted > junior homonym, of Dendrogorgia Duchassaing, 1870)
Genus Trinella Gray, 1870 accepted as Parisis Verrill, 1864 (synonym)

Genus Chirobelemnon Pfeffer, 1887 (uncertain)
Genus Dendrogorgia Duchassaing, 1870 (uncertain)
Genus Ojeda Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
Genus Phrontis Duchassaing, 1870 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
Genus Raynerella Gray, 1869 (uncertain)
Genus Rhipidella Gray, 1870 (uncertain)
Genus Sarcogorgia Gray, 1857 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
marine, brackish
Not documented
WoRMS (2022). Alcyonacea. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1365 on 2022-05-17
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basis of record Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Daly, M., M.R. Brugler, P. Cartwright, A.G. Collins, M.N. Dawson, D.G. Fautin, S.C. France, C.S. McFadden, D.M. Opresko, E. Rodriquez, S.L. Romano, J.L. Stake. (2007). The phylum Cnidaria: A review of phylogenetic patterns and diversity 300 years after Linnaeus. <em>Zootaxa.</em> (1668): 127-182., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2007f/zt01668p182.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Bayer, F.M. (1981). Key to the genera of Octocorallia exclusive of Pennatulacea (Coelenterata: Anthozoa), with diagnoses of new taxa. <em>Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash.</em> 94(3): 902-947. (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Megina, C.; Conradi, M.; Piraino, S. (2003). Biodiversity, life cycles, and reproductive biology of deep-sea cnidarians. Berichte zur Polarforschung, 470, 108-112
page(s): 110 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
LanguageName 
Dutch zachte koralenwaaierkoralen  [details]
English soft coralshorny coralsgorgonians, sea fans, and sea feathersgorgoniansgorgonian corals [from synonym]alcyonaceans  [details]
German WeichkorallenLederkorallenHornkorallen [from synonym]  [details]
Japanese ウミトサカ目  [details]
Swedish hornkoraller  [details]
To Digital Atlas Of Marine Species & Locations, DAMSL (Soft Coral)
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To Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (YPM IZ 049432)
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To Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (YPM IZ 056808)
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