WoRMS taxon details

Endopsammia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848

267412  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267412)

accepted
Genus
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Milne Edwards, H.; Haime, J. (1848). Recherches sur les polypiers. Mémoire 3. Monographie des eupsammides. <em>Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie, Series 3.</em> 10: 65-114, pls. 5-9. [details]   
Status See Cairns (2001) for comments on type specimen. Type species best described by Cairns and Zibrowius (1997).  
Status See Cairns (2001) for comments on type specimen. Type species best described by Cairns and Zibrowius (1997). [details]

Depth range 0-62 m  
Depth range 0-62 m [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2022). World List of Scleractinia. Endopsammia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267412 on 2022-07-02
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2008-01-14 11:18:07Z
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2010-08-31 13:08:08Z
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2010-09-07 13:48:11Z
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2019-10-12 20:22:42Z
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2021-05-24 07:17:05Z
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original description Milne Edwards, H.; Haime, J. (1848). Recherches sur les polypiers. Mémoire 3. Monographie des eupsammides. <em>Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie, Series 3.</em> 10: 65-114, pls. 5-9. [details]   

context source (Hexacorallia) Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World. (look up in IMIS[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 Veron JEN. (1986). Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. <em>Angus & Robertson Publishers.</em>  [details]   

additional source Randall, R.H., 2003. An annotated checklist of hydrozoan and scleractinian corals collected from Guam and other Mariana Islands. Micronesica 35-36: 121-137.
page(s): 136 [details]   

additional source Baron-Szabo RC, Cairns SD. (2019). Systematic descriptions of the Scleractinia - Family Dendrophylliidae (nr. 119). <em>Treatise Online, Part F, Revised.</em> . Volume 2, Chapter 14: 1-32. [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D.; Gershwin, L.; Brook, F.J.; Pugh, P.; Dawson, E.W.; Ocaña O.V.; Vervoort, W.; Williams, G.; Watson, J.E.; Opresko, D.M.; Schuchert, P.; Hine, P.M.; Gordon, D.P.; Campbell, H.J.; Wright, A.J.; Sánchez, J.A.; Fautin, D.G. (2009). Phylum Cnidaria: corals, medusae, hydroids, myxozoans. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> pp. 59-101., available online at https://repository.si.edu/handle/10088/8431 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Milne Edwards H (1860) Histoire naturelle des coralliaires ou polypes proprement dits 3: 1-560. Librairie Encyclopédique de Roret, Paris. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Duncan PM (1884) A revision of the families and genera of the sclerodermic Zoantharia, Ed. & H., or Madreporaria (M. Rugosa excepted). Journal of the Linnean Society of London, 18: 1-204. [details]   

redescription Cairns SD. (2001). A generic revision and phylogenetic analysis of the Dendrophylliidae (Cnidaria: Scleractinia). <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 615: 1-75., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.615 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Comparison Differs from Leptopsammia in having dentate septal margins and a nondiscrete columella. [details]

Diagnosis Corallum solitary, ceratoid to cylindrical, firmly attached; epitheca thin; septa arranged normally; all septal edges coarsely dentate; columella nondiscrete, spongy; azooxanthellate [details]

Remark This genus and family were monographed by Cairns (2001), which included a phylogenetic analysis based on morphology. Three species, none fossil. [details]

Status See Cairns (2001) for comments on type specimen. Type species best described by Cairns and Zibrowius (1997). [details]

From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 0-62 m [details]