WoRMS taxon details

Heteropsammia eupsammides (Gray, 1849)

288393  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:288393)

accepted
Species
Heterocyathus eupsammides Gray, 1849 · unaccepted > superseded combination (basionym)
Heteropsammia geminata Verrill, 1870 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Heteropsammia multilobata Moseley, 1880 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
marine, fresh, terrestrial
(of Heterocyathus eupsammides Gray, 1849) Gray, J.E. (1849). Description of some corals, including a new British coral discovered by W. Mac-Andrew, Esq. <em>Proceedings Zoological Society of London.</em> 17: 74-77. [details]   
Depth range 1-38 m  
Depth range 1-38 m [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2023). World List of Scleractinia. Heteropsammia eupsammides (Gray, 1849). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=288393 on 2023-01-28
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
created
2010-09-01 00:45:09Z
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2014-06-29 12:10:12Z
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2022-06-25 08:07:44Z
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original description  (of Heteropsammia geminata Verrill, 1870) Verrill, A.E. (1870). Contributions to zoology from the museum of Yale College. No. 7. Descriptions of new corals. <em>American Journal of Science and Arts.</em> 49: 370-375., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36445896 [details]   

original description  (of Heteropsammia multilobata Moseley, 1880) Moseley, H.N. (1881 [1880]). Report on certain hydroid, alcyonarian, and madreporarian corals procured during the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger, in the years 1873–1876. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–76. Zoology.</em> 2 (part 7): 1-248, pl. Hydrocorallinae 1-14, Helioporidae 1-2, Madreporaria 1-16., available online at http://www.19thcenturyscience.org/HMSC/HMSC-Reports/Zool-07/README.htm [details]   

original description  (of Heterocyathus eupsammides Gray, 1849) Gray, J.E. (1849). Description of some corals, including a new British coral discovered by W. Mac-Andrew, Esq. <em>Proceedings Zoological Society of London.</em> 17: 74-77. [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, 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 Kitahara MV, Cairns SD. (2021). Azooxanthellate Scleractinia (Cnidaria, Anthozoa) from New Caledonia. <em>Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle.</em> 215:1-722. [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): 27 [details]   

new combination reference Hoeksema BW, Best MB (1991) New observations on scleractinian corals from Indonesia: 2. Sipunculan-associated species belonging to the genera Heterocyathus and Heteropsammia. Zoologische Mededelingen, Leiden 65: 221-245. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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From other sources
Biology solitary or small colonies; zooxanthellate and azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 1-38 m [details]
LanguageName 
English smooth bum coral  [details]