WoRMS taxon details

Primnoisis Studer & Wright, 1887

173340  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:173340)

Subgenus Primnoisis (Delicatisis) Moore, Alderslade & Miller, 2016
Subgenus Primnoisis (Primnoisis) Moore, Alderslade & Miller, 2016
Species Primnoisis ambigua Wright & Studer, 1889
Species Primnoisis mimas Bayer & Stefani, 1987
Species Primnoisis tasmani Moore, Alderslade & Miller, 2016

Species Primnoisis antarctica (Studer, 1878) accepted as Primnoisis (Primnoisis) antarctica Wright & Studer, 1889
Species Primnoisis armata Kükenthal, 1912 accepted as Echinisis armata (Kükenthal, 1912) (synonym)
Species Primnoisis delicatula Hickson, 1907 accepted as Primnoisis (Delicatisis) delicatula (Hickson, 1907)
Species Primnoisis formosa Gravier, 1913 accepted as Primnoisis (Delicatisis) formosa Gravier, 1913
Species Primnoisis fragilis Kükenthal, 1912 accepted as Primnoisis (Primnoisis) fragilis Kükenthal, 1912
Species Primnoisis gracilis (Gravier, 1913) accepted as Primnoisis (Delicatisis) gracilis (Gravier, 1913) (changed combination)
Species Primnoisis humilis Deichmann, 1936 accepted as Stenisis humilis (Deichmann, 1936)
Species Primnoisis pulchella (Studer, 1879) accepted as Sclerisis pulchella Studer, 1878 (synonym)
Species Primnoisis ramosa Hickson, 1904 accepted as Chathamisis ramosa (Hickson, 1904) (synonym)
Species Primnoisis ramosa Thomson & Richie, 1906 accepted as Primnoisis antarctica (Studer, 1878) accepted as Primnoisis (Primnoisis) antarctica Wright & Studer, 1889 (synonym)
Species Primnoisis sparsa Wright & Studer, 1889 accepted as Primnoisis (Primnoisis) antarctica Wright & Studer, 1889
Species Primnoisis spicata Hickson, 1907 accepted as Echinisis spicata (Hickson, 1907) (synonym)

Species Primnoisis rigida Wright & Studer, 1889 represented as Primnoisis (Delicatisis) rigida Wright & Studer, 1889 (subgenus assignment)

Species Primnoisis alba Thomson & Henderson, 1905 (uncertain)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2022). World List of Octocorallia. Primnoisis Studer & Wright, 1887. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=173340 on 2022-05-26
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Martinez, Olga
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context source (Hexacorallia) Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record Clarke, A.; Johnston, N.M. (2003). Antarctic marine benthic diversity. <i>Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review</i>. 41: 47-114. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Neave, Sheffield Airey. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]., available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source Bayer, F. M.; Stefani, J. (1987). Isididae (Gorgonacea) de Nouvelle-Calédonie: Nouvelle clé des genres de la famille. <em>Bull. Mus. natn. Hist. nat., Paris.</em> 4e sér. 9:47-106.
page(s): 57, 72, 73 [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 Wright, E.P.; Studer, T. (1889). Report on the Alcyonaria collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-76. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–76. Zoology.</em> 31 (part 64), lxxii+ 314 pp., 43 pls. London., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2081946
page(s): 34-35 [details]   

additional source Alderslade, P. (1998). Revisionary systematics in the gorgonian family Isididae, with descriptions of numerous new taxa (Coelenterata: Octocorallia). <em>Records of the Western Australian Museum.</em> Supplement No. 55: 1-360.
page(s): 7, 264 [details]   

additional source Bayer, F. M. (1988). Mirostenella articulata, a remarkable new genus and species of Primnoid Octocoral (Gorgonacea) with uncalcified axial nodes. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 101(2): 251-256.
page(s): 256 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
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