WoRMS taxon details

Nephtheidae Gray, 1862

146762  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:146762)

accepted
Family
Genus Aspera Dautova, 2018
Genus Capnella Gray, 1869
Genus Chondronephthya Utinomi, 1960
Genus Chromonephthea van Ofwegen, 2005
Genus Coronephthya Utinomi, 1966
Genus Daniela von Koch, 1891
Genus Dendronephthya Kükenthal, 1905
Genus Drifa Danielssen, 1887
Genus Duva Koren & Danielssen, 1883
Genus Eunephthya Verrill, 1869
Genus Gersemia von Marenzeller, 1878
Genus Lemnalia Gray, 1868
Genus Litophyton Forskål, 1775
Genus Neospongodes Kükenthal, 1903
Genus Pacifiphyton Williams, 1997
Genus Paralemnalia Kükenthal, 1913
Genus Pseudodrifa Utinomi, 1961
Genus Scleronephthya Studer, 1887
Genus Stereonephthya Kükenthal, 1905
Genus Umbellulifera Thomson & Dean, 1931

Genus Dactylonephthya Thomson & Simpson, 1909 (taxon inquirendum)
Genus Lemnalioides Light, 1914 (taxon inquirendum)
Genus Sclerella Thomson & Mackinnon, 1910 (taxon inquirendum)

Genus Ammicella Gray, 1869 accepted as Litophyton Forskål, 1775
Genus Ammothea Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Lemnalia Gray, 1868
Genus Barathrobius Danielssen, 1887 accepted as Gersemia von Marenzeller, 1878
Genus Fulla Danielssen, 1887 accepted as Gersemia von Marenzeller, 1878
Genus Gersemiopsis Danielssen, 1887 accepted as Gersemia von Marenzeller, 1878
Genus Krystallofanes Danielssen, 1887 accepted as Gersemia von Marenzeller, 1878
Genus Lemnaria Gray, 1868 accepted as Lemnalia Gray, 1868 (misspelling)
Genus Lithophyton Forskål, 1775 accepted as Litophyton Forskål, 1775 (variant spelling)
Genus Lithophytum Forskål, 1775 accepted as Litophyton Forskål, 1775 (variant spelling)
Genus Morchellana Gray, 1862 accepted as Dendronephthya Kükenthal, 1905
Genus Nannodendron Danielssen, 1887 accepted as Gersemia von Marenzeller, 1878
Genus Nephthea Audouin, 1828 accepted as Litophyton Forskål, 1775 (synonym)
Genus Nephthya Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Nephthea Audouin, 1828 accepted as Litophyton Forskål, 1775 (synonym, variant spelling)
Genus Nephtya accepted as Nephthea Audouin, 1828 accepted as Litophyton Forskål, 1775 (lapsus, misspelled in Van Beneden, 1867)
Genus Organidus Danielssen, 1887 accepted as Gersemia von Marenzeller, 1878
Genus Paralemnaria Kükenthal, 1913 accepted as Paralemnalia Kükenthal, 1913 (misspelling)
Genus Paranephthya Studer, 1887 accepted as Capnella Gray, 1869 (synonym)
Genus Paraspongodes Kükenthal, 1895 accepted as Scleronephthya Studer, 1887 (synonym)
Genus Roxasia Tixier-Durivault & Prevorsek, 1957 accepted as Dendronephthya Kükenthal, 1905 (synonym)
Genus Sarakka Danielssen, 1887 accepted as Gersemia von Marenzeller, 1878 (synonym)
Genus Spoggodes Lesson, 1831 accepted as Spongodes Lesson, 1831 accepted as Dendronephthya Kükenthal, 1905 (variant spelling)
Genus Spoggodia Gray, 1862 accepted as Stereonephthya Kükenthal, 1905
Genus Spongodes Lesson, 1831 accepted as Dendronephthya Kükenthal, 1905 (synonym)
Genus Verrilliana Gray, 1869 accepted as Lemnalia Gray, 1868 (synonym)
Genus Voeringia Danielssen, 1887 accepted as Gersemia von Marenzeller, 1878 (synonym)
marine
Gray, J.E. (1862). Description of some new species of <i>Spoggodes</i> and a new allied genus (<i>Morchellana</i>) in the collection of the British Museum. <em>Annals and Magazine of natural History.</em> 10: 69-73., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/22162237 [details]   
Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2021). World List of Octocorallia. Nephtheidae Gray, 1862. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=146762 on 2021-12-02
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2005-01-31 08:36:51Z
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2009-08-12 11:48:18Z
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2010-09-17 06:17:46Z
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original description Gray, J.E. (1862). Description of some new species of <i>Spoggodes</i> and a new allied genus (<i>Morchellana</i>) in the collection of the British Museum. <em>Annals and Magazine of natural History.</em> 10: 69-73., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/22162237 [details]   

basis of record van Ofwegen, L.P. (2016). The genus Litophyton Forskål, 1775 (Octocorallia, Alcyonacea, Nephtheidae) in the Red Sea and the western Indian Ocean. <em>ZooKeys.</em> 567: 1-128., available online at https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.567.7212 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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