WoRMS taxon details

Monomyces Ehrenberg, 1834

135116  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135116)

accepted
Genus
Monomyces anthophyllum Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Monomyces pygmaea (Risso, 1827) (type by subsequent designation)
Biflabellum Döderlein, 1913 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Coelocyathus Sars, 1857 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Heterotrochus Haime, 1857 † · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Species Monomyces pygmaea (Risso, 1827)
Species Monomyces rubrum (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833)

Species Monomyces anthophyllum Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Monomyces pygmaea (Risso, 1827) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Monomyces fragilis (Pourtalès, 1868) accepted as Polymyces fragilis (Pourtalès, 1868) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Monomyces levidensis (Gardiner, 1898) accepted as Rhizotrochus levidensis Gardiner, 1898 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Monomyces niinoi (Yabe & Eguchi, 1942) accepted as Rhizotrochus typus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Monomyces palaoensis (Yabe & Eguchi, 1942) accepted as Rhizotrochus typus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Monomyces patella (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Fungia fungites (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Monomyces radiatus (Dennant, 1904) accepted as Rhizotrochus tuberculatus (Tenison-Woods, 1879) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Monomyces tulipa (Pourtalès, 1874) accepted as Polymyces fragilis (Pourtalès, 1868) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Monomyces typica Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Rhizotrochus typus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Monomyces typus (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) accepted as Rhizotrochus typus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Monomyces uchiuraensis Eguchi, 1972 accepted as Rhizotrochus typus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)

Species Monomyces eburneus (Shaw, 1774) (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Ehrenberg, C. G. (1834). Beiträge zur physiologischen Kenntniss der Corallenthiere im allgemeinen, und besonders des rothen Meeres, nebst einem Versuche zur physiologischen Systematik derselben. <em>Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Berlin.</em> 1: 225-380., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/29725862 [details]   
Depth range 0-410 m  
Depth range 0-410 m [details]

Description Indo-Pacific genus of non-reef building scleractinians. Solitary, attached, shaped like an inverted cone or trumpet-shaped....  
Description Indo-Pacific genus of non-reef building scleractinians. Solitary, attached, shaped like an inverted cone or trumpet-shaped. Lateral rootlets are present, and columellae are absent (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]

Fossil range Miocene to Recent  
Fossil range Miocene to Recent [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2023). World List of Scleractinia. Monomyces Ehrenberg, 1834. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135116 on 2023-02-02
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2006-09-25 06:54:45Z
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Martinez, Olga
2010-09-18 13:29:38Z
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2019-10-05 15:18:00Z
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original description Ehrenberg, C. G. (1834). Beiträge zur physiologischen Kenntniss der Corallenthiere im allgemeinen, und besonders des rothen Meeres, nebst einem Versuche zur physiologischen Systematik derselben. <em>Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Berlin.</em> 1: 225-380., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/29725862 [details]   

original description  (of Coelocyathus Sars, 1857) Sars M. (1857). Bidrag til Kundskaben om Middelhavets Littoral-Fauna, Reisebemaerkinger fra Italien. <em>Nyt Magazin Naturvidenskaberne.</em> 9(7):110–164, pls. 1-2., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/54084062 [details]   

original description  (of Biflabellum Döderlein, 1913) Döderlein L. (1913). Die Steinkorallen aus dem Golf von Neapel. <em>Mitteilungen aus der Zoologischen Station zu Neapel.</em> 21: 105-152, pls. 7-9. [details]   

basis of record Cairns, S.D., Hoeksema, B.W., and J. van der Land, 2001. Scleractinia, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 109-110 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Neave, Sheffield Airey. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. <em>[Online Nomenclator Zoologicus at Checklistbank. Ubio link has gone].</em> , available online at https://www.checklistbank.org/dataset/126539/about [details]   

additional source Veron JEN. (1986). Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. <em>Angus & Robertson Publishers.</em>  [details]   

additional source Daly, M.M., Fautin D.G., Cappola V.A., 2003. Systematics of the Hexacorallia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 139 3: 419-437.
page(s): 424-425, 427-429 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Dana, J.D. (1846-1849). Zoophytes. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838-1842. <em>Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia.</em> 7: 1-740, 61 pls. (1846: 1-120, 709-720; 1848: 121-708, 721-740; 1849: atlas pls. 1-61)., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/digitalcollections/usexex/navigation/ScientificText/USExEx19_08select.cfm [details]   

additional source Boshoff, P.H. (1981). An annotated checklist of Southern Africa Scleractinia. <em>Oceanographic Research Institute Investigational Report, Durban.</em> 49: 1-45.
page(s): 35 [details]   

additional source Smith FGW. (1954). Gulf of Mexico Madreporaria. <em>Fisheries Bulletin of the Fish and Wildlife Service (U.S.).</em> 55, 291-295.
page(s): 294 [details]   

additional source Dunn, D. F. (1982). Cnidaria. McGraw-Hill Book Company. New York and other cities., volume 1, pp. 669-706
page(s): 701 [details]   

redescription Cairns SD. (1995). The marine fauna of New Zealand: Scleractinia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa. <em>New Zealand Oceanographic Memoir.</em> 103: 1-210. [details]   
 
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From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 0-410 m [details]

Description Indo-Pacific genus of non-reef building scleractinians. Solitary, attached, shaped like an inverted cone or trumpet-shaped. Lateral rootlets are present, and columellae are absent (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]

Fossil range Miocene to Recent [details]