WoRMS taxon details

Cyathotrochus Bourne, 1905

267360  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267360)

accepted
Genus
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Bourne, G.C. (1905). Report on the solitary corals collected by Professor Herdman, at Ceylon, in 1902. <em>Report to the Government of Ceylon on the Pearl Oyster Fisheries of the Gulf of Manaar.</em> 4: 187-241, pls. 1-4. [details]   
Depth range 123-522 m  
Depth range 123-522 m [details]

Fossil range Miocene to Recent  
Fossil range Miocene to Recent [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2023). World List of Scleractinia. Cyathotrochus Bourne, 1905. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267360 on 2023-01-26
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2008-01-14 11:18:07Z
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2010-08-23 14:57:18Z
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2010-09-05 14:32:08Z
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2019-10-07 17:46:09Z
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2020-05-05 21:55:30Z
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2022-06-23 20:07:05Z
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original description Bourne, G.C. (1905). Report on the solitary corals collected by Professor Herdman, at Ceylon, in 1902. <em>Report to the Government of Ceylon on the Pearl Oyster Fisheries of the Gulf of Manaar.</em> 4: 187-241, pls. 1-4. [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]   

additional source Cairns, S.D., Baron-Szabo, R., Budd, A.F., Lathuilière, B., Roniewicz, E., Stolarski, J., Johnson, K.G. (2010). Corallosphere. , available online at http://www.corallosphere.org [details]   

redescription Cairns SD. (1997). A generic revision and phylogenetic analysis of the Turbinoliidae (Cnidaria: Scleractinia). <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 591: 1-55. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
    Definitions

From editor or global species database
Comparison Differs from Tropidocyathus by having ridged serrate independent costae and lacking alata edge costae. [details]

Diagnosis Corallum cuneiform , with a rounded base and elliptical in cross section; GCD up to 25 mm; theca imperforate; costae independent, ridged and serrate; septa hexamerally arranged in 4-5 cycles; pali present before all but last septal cycle (P1-3, 4); columella papillose to sublamellar. [details]

Remark This genus and family was monographed by Cairns (1997), which included a phylogenetic analysis based on morphology. Four species: 2 Recent and two fossil (see Cairns, 1997). See Cairns (2004) for generic synonymy. [details]

From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 123-522 m [details]

Fossil range Miocene to Recent [details]