WoRMS taxon details

Heliopora de Blainville, 1830

206210  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206210)

accepted
Genus
Heliopora coerulea (Pallas, 1766) (type by subsequent designation)
Species Heliopora coerulea (Pallas, 1766)
Species Heliopora hiberniana Richards et al., 2018

Species Heliopora carinata Pourtalès, 1867 accepted as Lepidopora carinata (Pourtalès, 1867) (basionym, changed combination)
Species Heliopora furcata (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Porites furcata Lamarck, 1816 (changed combination)
Species Heliopora tubulatus Pourtalès, 1867 accepted as Pliobothrus tubulatus (Pourtalès, 1867) (basionym, changed combination)

Species Heliopora compressa Verrill, 1864 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Species Heliopora meandrina (uncertain > unassessed)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
de Blainville, H. M. (1830). Zoophytes. In: Dictionnaire des sciences naturelles, dans lequel on traitre méthodiquement des differéns êtres de la nature, considérés soit en eux-mêmes, d'après l'état actuel de nos connoissances, soit relativement à l'utlité qu'en peuvent retirer la médicine, l'agriculture, le commerce et les arts. Edited by F. G. Levrault. Tome 60. Paris, Le Normat. Pp. 548, pls. 68. <em>Paris, 1830.</em> 60 : 1-546., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/25318344 [details]   
WoRMS (2022). Heliopora de Blainville, 1830. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206210 on 2022-05-21
Date
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1997-10-30 15:49:33Z
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1998-03-27 07:29:36Z
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2006-09-13 06:47:38Z
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Martinez, Olga
2008-09-06 18:40:41Z
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2010-09-17 06:17:46Z
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2019-08-23 12:53:13Z
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2020-09-13 11:38:05Z
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original description de Blainville, H. M. (1830). Zoophytes. In: Dictionnaire des sciences naturelles, dans lequel on traitre méthodiquement des differéns êtres de la nature, considérés soit en eux-mêmes, d'après l'état actuel de nos connoissances, soit relativement à l'utlité qu'en peuvent retirer la médicine, l'agriculture, le commerce et les arts. Edited by F. G. Levrault. Tome 60. Paris, Le Normat. Pp. 548, pls. 68. <em>Paris, 1830.</em> 60 : 1-546., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/25318344 [details]   

basis of record Veron JEN. (1986). Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. <em>Angus & Robertson Publishers.</em>  [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 Moseley, H.N. 1877. Of the colouring matters of various animals, and especially of deep-sea forms dredged by H.M.S. Challenger.-- Quarterly Journal of Microscopical Science, new ser., 17: 1-23.
page(s): 2 [details]   

additional source Bayer, F. M. (1949). The Alcyonaria of Bikini and other atolls in the Marshall Group. Part I: The Gorgonacea. <em>Pacific Science.</em> 3(3): 195-210., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/54294584
page(s): 195 [details]   

additional source Morales HH, Löser H. (2018). Revision of the family Helioporidae (Helioporacea, Anthozoa; Cretaceous – Extant). <em>Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie - Abhandlungen.</em> 287 (3): 351-363., available online at https://doi.org/10.1127/njgpa/2018/0722 [details]   

additional source Colgan MW. (1984). The Cretaceous coral Heliopora (Octocorallia, Coenothecalia) — a common Indo-Pacific reef builder. <em>In: Eldredge N, Stanley SM (eds) Living Fossils. Casebooks in Earth Sciences. Springer, New York, NY.</em> pp. 266-271., available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4613-8271-3_33 [details]   

additional source Bouillon J. Houvenaghel-Crevecoeur N. (1970). Étude monographique du genre Heliopora de Blv. <em>Annales Musée royal de lʼAfrique centrale, Series 8.</em> 178: 1-83. [details]   

additional source Eguchi M. (1948). Fossil Helioporidae from Japan and the South Sea Islands. <em>Journal of Paleontology.</em> 22 (3): 362-364. [details]   

additional source Allen, G. R. (1972). The Anemonefishes: Their Classification and Biology. T. F. H. Publications, Inc. Ltd. Neptune City, New Jersey., pp. 288.
page(s): 173 [details]   

additional source Hickson, S. J. (1930). On the classification of the Alcyonaria. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, XIV, 229-252
page(s): 234 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Authority Authority given as Moseley, 1876 in Faure, G. (1977). [details]
LanguageName 
English blue corals  [details]
German Blaue Korallen  [details]
Japanese アオサンゴ属  [details]
Heliopora coerulea
 Heliopora coerulea
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Heliopora coerulea
 Heliopora coerulea
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Heliopora coerulea
 Heliopora coerulea
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Heliopora coerulea
 Heliopora coerulea
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Heliopora coerulea BlueCoral DMS
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