WoRMS taxon details

Muricella Verrill, 1869

267602  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267602)

accepted
Genus
Species Muricella abnormalis Nutting, 1912
Species Muricella argentea (Nutting, 1910)
Species Muricella aruensis Kükenthal, 1919
Species Muricella bengalensis Thomson & Henderson, 1905
Species Muricella brunnea Kükenthal, 1924
Species Muricella complanata Wright & Studer, 1889
Species Muricella crassa Wright & Studer, 1889
Species Muricella decipiens Kükenthal, 1924
Species Muricella dentata (Nutting, 1910)
Species Muricella dubia Nutting, 1910
Species Muricella englemani Bayer, 1949
Species Muricella exilis Tixier-Durivault, 1972
Species Muricella flexilis Hiles, 1899
Species Muricella flexuosa (Verrill, 1865)
Species Muricella gracilis Wright & Studer, 1889
Species Muricella magna Utinomi, 1961
Species Muricella megaspina Hargitt in Hargitt & Rogers, 1901
Species Muricella nitida (Verrill, 1868)
Species Muricella operculata (Nutting, 1910)
Species Muricella paraplectana Grasshoff, 1999
Species Muricella perramosa Ridley, 1882
Species Muricella plectana Grasshoff, 1999
Species Muricella ramosa Thomson & Henderson, 1905
Species Muricella reticulata Nutting, 1912
Species Muricella robusta Thomson & Simpson, 1909
Species Muricella rosea (Nutting, 1910)
Species Muricella rubra Thomson, 1905
Species Muricella sayad Grasshoff, 2000
Species Muricella stellata Nutting, 1910
Species Muricella tenera Ridley, 1884
Species Muricella tuberculata (Esper, 1791)
Species Muricella umbraticoides (Studer, 1878)
Species Muricella vasseuri Tixier-Durivault, 1972

Species Muricella arborea Thomson & Simpson, 1909 accepted as Astrogorgia arborea (Thomson & Simpson, 1909) (original combination)
Species Muricella ceylonensis Thomson & Henderson, 1905 accepted as Muricella ramosa Thomson & Henderson, 1905 (synonym)
Species Muricella erythraea Kükenthal, 1913 accepted as Keroeides erythraea (Kükenthal, 1913) (original combination)
Species Muricella grandis Nutting, 1910 accepted as Keroeides gracilis Whitelegge, 1897
Species Muricella purpurea Whitelegge, 1897 accepted as Acanthomuricea purpurea (Whitelegge, 1897) (original combination)
Species Muricella sinensis (Verrill, 1865) accepted as Astrogorgia sinensis (Verrill, 1865) (changed combination)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Verrill, A.E. (1868-1870). Notes on Radiata in the Museum of Yale College, with descriptions of new genera and species. No. 6. Review of the corals and polyps of the west coast of America. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Science.</em> 1: 377-558, pl. 6., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27729638
page(s): 450 [details]   
Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2021). World List of Octocorallia. Muricella Verrill, 1869. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267602 on 2021-08-01
Date
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2008-01-14 11:18:07Z
created
2010-09-15 12:49:54Z
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2021-06-13 00:41:02Z
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original description Verrill, A.E. (1868-1870). Notes on Radiata in the Museum of Yale College, with descriptions of new genera and species. No. 6. Review of the corals and polyps of the west coast of America. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Science.</em> 1: 377-558, pl. 6., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27729638
page(s): 450 [details]   

original description  (of Versluysia Nutting, 1910) Nutting, C. C. (1910). The Gorgonacea of the Siboga Expedition. III. The Muriceidae. <em>Siboga-Exped. Monogr.</em> 13b: 1-108, pls.1-22., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12044221
page(s): 35-36 [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]   
 
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Japanese アカザヤギ属  [details]