WoRMS taxon details

Madracis myriaster (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850)

287111  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:287111)

accepted
Species
Axhelia mirabilis (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Axhelia myriaster Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850 · unaccepted > superseded combination (basionym)
Axohelia (Stylophora) dumetosa Duchassaing, 1870 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Axohelia dumetosa Duchassaing, 1870 † · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Axohelia mirabilis (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Axohelia myriaster (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850) · unaccepted > superseded combination
Axohelia schrammi Pourtalès, 1874 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Axohelia schrammii Pourtalès, 1874 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym (misspelling)
Madracis decactis f. mirabilis (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Madracis mirabilis (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Madracis schrammii (Pourtalès, 1874) · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Stylophora dumetosa (Duchassaing, 1870) · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Stylophora mirabilis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
marine, fresh, terrestrial
(of Axhelia myriaster Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850) Milne Edwards H, Haime J (1850) Recherches sur les polypiers. Mémoire 5. Monographie des oculinides. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie, Series 3, 13: 63-110, pls. 3-4., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13434560 [details]   
Lectotype  (of Stylophora mirabilis Duchassaing &...  
Lectotype (of Stylophora mirabilis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) MZUF 63, geounit United States Virgin Islands [details]
Depth range 37-1220 m  
Depth range 37-1220 m [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2023). World List of Scleractinia. Madracis myriaster (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=287111 on 2023-03-23
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
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2010-08-03 18:21:02Z
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2013-09-30 12:12:29Z
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2020-04-10 07:30:40Z
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2022-06-06 06:39:23Z
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original description  (of Axhelia myriaster Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850) Milne Edwards H, Haime J (1850) Recherches sur les polypiers. Mémoire 5. Monographie des oculinides. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie, Series 3, 13: 63-110, pls. 3-4., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13434560 [details]   

original description  (of Stylophora mirabilis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) Duchassaing P, Michelotti J. (1860). Mémoire sur les coralliaires des Antilles. <em>Mémoires de l'Academie des Sciences de Turin, séries 2.</em> 19: 279-365, pls 1-10., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12140332 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Axohelia dumetosa Duchassaing, 1870 †) Duchassaing de Fonbressin, P. (1870). Revue des Zoophytes et des Spongiaires des Antilles. <em>Masson, Paris.</em> 1-52., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.69814 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Axohelia schrammi Pourtalès, 1874) Pourtalès, L.F., de. (1874). Zoölogical results of the Hassler Expedition, III. Crinoids and corals. <em>Catalogue of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard.</em> 8: 25-50, pls. 6-9. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Cairns, Stephen (look up in IMIS[details]   

context source (Bermuda) Cairns, S. D. (2000). A revision of the shallow-water azooxanthellate Scleractinia of the western Atlantic (Bermuda references - pp. 26-29). Studies on the Natural History of the Caribbean Region, 75: 1-231 [details]   

context source (Hexacorallia) Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record Cairns SD, Hoeksema BW, van der Land J. (2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Cairns SD, Jaap WC, Lang JC. (2009). Scleractinia (Cnidaria) of the Gulf of Mexico. <em>In: Felder DL. Camp DK (eds.) Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas.</em> Pp. 333–347. [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. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Cairns SD. (1977). Caryophylliina and Dendrophylliina (Anthozoa: Scleractinia). <em>Memoirs of the Hourglass Cruises.</em> 3(4): 1-27., available online at https://f50006a.eos-intl.net/ELIBSQL12_F50006A_Documents/mhc_v3_4_0813_R.pdf [details]   

additional source Cairns SD. (1977). A checklist of the ahermatypic Scleractinia of the Gulf of Mexico, with the description of a new species. <em>Gulf Research Reports.</em> 6 (1): 9-15., available online at https://aquila.usm.edu/gcr/vol6/iss1/2/ [details]   

additional source Milne Edwards H, Haime J (1850) Recherches sur les polypiers. Mémoire 5. Monographie des oculinides. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie, Series 3, 13: 63-110, pls. 3-4., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13434560 [details]   

additional source Reyes J, Santodomingo N, Flórez P. (2010). Corales Escleractinios de Colombia. <em>Instituto de Investigaciones Marinas y Costeras (INVEMAR), Santa Marta, Colombia.</em> pp 1-246. [details]   

additional source Locke, J. M.; Weil, E.; Coates, K. A. (2007). A newly documented species of Madracis (Scleractinia: Pocilloporidae) from the Caribbean. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington , 120(2): 214-226
page(s): 214, 215, 217, 218, 223, 224 [details]   

additional source Santodomingo, N.; Reyes, J.; Flórez, P.; Chacón-Gómez, I.C.; van Ofwegen, L.P.; Hoeksema, B.W. (2012). Diversity and distribution of azooxanthellate corals in the Colombian Caribbean. <em>Marine Biodiversity.</em> 43(1): 7-22., available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s12526-012-0131-6 [details]   

additional source Hubbard, R. H.; Wells, J. W. (1986). Ahermatypic shallow-water scleractinian corals of Trinidad. Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands, 68(211): 121-144
page(s): 125 Figure 3 (USNM 68463) [details]   

additional source Reyes, J. O.; Santodomingo, N.; Garcia, A.; Borrero-Pérez, G.; Navas, G. R.; Navas, G.; Mejía-Ladino, L. M.; Bermúdez, A. (2005). Southern Caribbean azooanthellate coral communities off Colombia. André Freiwald and J. Murray Roberts (eds.). Springer. Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 309-330
page(s): 309, 313, 314, 316, 317, 318 [details]   

additional source Cairns SD, Hoeksema BW, van der Land J. (1999). Appendix: List of extant stony corals. <em>Atoll Research Bulletin.</em> 459: 13-46.
page(s): 36 [details]   

redescription Cairns SD. (2000). A revision of the shallow-water azooxanthellate Scleractinia of the Western Atlantic. <em>Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands.</em> 125: 1-235. [details]   

redescription Cairns SD. (1979). The deep-water Scleractinia of the Caribbean and adjacent waters. <em>Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands.</em> 57:1-341. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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Lectotype (of Stylophora mirabilis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) MZUF 63, geounit United States Virgin Islands [details]
Nontype (of Axohelia dumetosa Duchassaing, 1870) MCZ, geounit Cuban Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Axohelia dumetosa Duchassaing, 1870) MCZ, geounit Cuban Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Axohelia dumetosa Duchassaing, 1870) MCZ, geounit Cuban Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Axohelia dumetosa Duchassaing, 1870) MCZ, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MCZ, geounit Barbados Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MCZ, geounit Cuban Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MCZ, geounit Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MCZ, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype UMML 0,48819444444, geounit Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype UMML 0,56180555556, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype UMML 0,5625, geounit British Virgin Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 10121, geounit Cuban Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 10210, geounit Cuban Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 10223, geounit Cuban Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 10279, geounit Mexican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 10866, geounit Cuban Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 16146, geounit Cuban Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 16151, geounit Cuban Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 16153, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 36507, geounit Cuban Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 36509, geounit Cuban Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 45776, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 45777, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 45778, geounit Dominican Republic Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 45779, geounit Venezuelan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 45780, geounit British Virgin Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 45781, geounit Dominican Republic Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 45782, geounit Dominican Republic Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 45784, geounit Dominican Republic Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 45785, geounit Dominican Republic Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 45786, geounit Martinican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 45787, geounit Haitian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 45788, geounit Grenadian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 45789, geounit Martinican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 45790, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 45791, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 45792, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 45793, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 45794, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 81355, geounit Haitian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Anguilla Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Barbados Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Barbados Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Barbados Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Bermudian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Cayman Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Cayman Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Colombian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Cuban Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Cuban Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Dominican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Guyanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Honduran Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Jamaican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Mexican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Nicaraguan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Nicaraguan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Nicaraguan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Puerto Rican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Puerto Rican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Surinamese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Turks and Caicos Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM, geounit Venezuelan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Paralectotype (of Stylophora mirabilis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) MRSN 358, geounit United States Virgin Islands [details]
Unknown type (of Axhelia myriaster Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850) MNHN, geounit Maldives Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type IRCZM 0,58888888889, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type IRCZM 0,58958333333, geounit Puerto Rican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type IRCZM, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 16149, geounit Cuban Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 62060, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 71665, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 72503, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 72504, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 72524, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 72525, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 72526, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 72567, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 72579, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 72580, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 72581, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 72582, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 72583, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 73192, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 73660, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 75208, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 77167, geounit Jamaican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 77432, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 79722, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 79737, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 80188, geounit Barbados Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 80363, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 80898, geounit Jamaican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 83450, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 83712, geounit Jamaican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 84333, geounit Navassa Island [details]
Unknown type USNM 84877, geounit Cayman Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 87788, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 89350, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 90322, geounit Nicaraguan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 94396, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 99025, geounit Barbados Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 99030, geounit Netherlands Antilles [details]
Unknown type USNM 99031, geounit Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 99032, geounit Barbados Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 99033, geounit Barbados Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 99034, geounit British Virgin Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 99035, geounit Guyanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 99036, geounit Venezuelan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 99036, geounit Venezuelan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 99038, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 99040, geounit Barbados Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 99043, geounit Saint Lucia Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 99044, geounit Mexican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 99045, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 99366, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From editor or global species database
Habitat Deepsea. [details]

From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 37-1220 m [details]
LanguageName 
English yellow pencil coral [from synonym]striate finger coral  [details]
German Zweigkoralle [from synonym]  [details]
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