WoRMS taxon details

Alcyoniidae Lamouroux, 1812

125269  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125269)

accepted
Family
Bellonelladae Gray, 1869 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym (in part)
Lobulariadae Gray, 1869 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Genus Alcyonium Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Anthothela Verrill, 1879
Genus Bellonella Gray, 1862
Genus Eleutherobia Pütter, 1900
Genus Gersemia von Marenzeller, 1878
Genus Hedera Conti-Jerpe & Freshwater, 2017
Genus Kotatea Kessel, Alderslade, Bilewitch, Schnabel, Norman, Tekaharoa Potts & Gardner, 2022
Genus Lateothela Moore, Alderslade & Miller, 2017
Genus Ushanaia Kessel, Alderslade, Bilewitch, Schnabel, Norman, Tekaharoa Potts & Gardner, 2022

Genus Alcyonidium auct. accepted as Alcyonium Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted > misspelling)
Genus Anthozoanthus Deshays M.S. in Carter, 1870 accepted as Alcyonium Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Barathrobius Danielssen, 1887 accepted as Gersemia von Marenzeller, 1878 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Belonella Gray, 1862 accepted as Bellonella Gray, 1862 (unaccepted > misspelling)
Genus Cereopsis Saville Kent, 1870 accepted as Bellonella Gray, 1862 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Fulla Danielssen, 1887 accepted as Gersemia von Marenzeller, 1878 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Gersemiopsis Danielssen, 1887 accepted as Gersemia von Marenzeller, 1878 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Iphethyrus W. Koch, 1886 accepted as Itephritus W. Koch, 1886 accepted as Bellonella Gray, 1862 (unaccepted > misspelling)
Genus Iphythyrus W. Koch, 1886 accepted as Itephritus W. Koch, 1886 accepted as Bellonella Gray, 1862 (unaccepted > misspelling)
Genus Itephritus W. Koch, 1886 accepted as Bellonella Gray, 1862 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Krystallofanes Danielssen, 1887 accepted as Gersemia von Marenzeller, 1878 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Metalcyonium Pfeffer, 1889 accepted as Bellonella Gray, 1862 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Muricellisis Kükenthal, 1915 accepted as Anthothela Verrill, 1879 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Nannodendron Danielssen, 1887 accepted as Gersemia von Marenzeller, 1878 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Organidus Danielssen, 1887 accepted as Gersemia von Marenzeller, 1878 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Parerythropodium Kükenthal, 1916 accepted as Alcyonium Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Parethropodium accepted as Parerythropodium Kükenthal, 1916 accepted as Alcyonium Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted > misspelling)
Genus Pseudoalcyonium Tixier-Durivault & d'Hondt, 1974 accepted as Alcyonium Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Rhodophyton Gray, 1865 accepted as Alcyonium Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Sarakka Danielssen, 1887 accepted as Gersemia von Marenzeller, 1878 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Voeringia Danielssen, 1887 accepted as Gersemia von Marenzeller, 1878 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)

Genus Halcyonium represented as Alcyonium Linnaeus, 1758

Genus Chlorozoa Gray, 1869 (uncertain)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
WoRMS (2023). Alcyoniidae Lamouroux, 1812. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125269 on 2023-03-25
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original description  (of Anthothelidae Broch, 1916) Broch, H. (1916). Alcyonarien. In: Results of Dr. E. Mjobergs Swedish Scientific Expeditions to Australia 1910-1913. XI. <em>Kgl. Svenska Vetenskapsakad. Handlingar.</em> 52 (11):1-48, plates 1-4., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41923264 [details]   

original description  (of Lobulariadae Gray, 1869) Gray, J.E. (1869). Notes on the fleshy alcyonoid corals (Alcyonium, Linn., or Zoophytaria carnosa). <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History, ser. 4.</em> 3(13-18): 117-131., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/24740479
page(s): 121 [details]   

original description  (of Bellonelladae Gray, 1869) Gray, J.E. (1869). Notes on the fleshy alcyonoid corals (Alcyonium, Linn., or Zoophytaria carnosa). <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History, ser. 4.</em> 3(13-18): 117-131., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/24740479
page(s): 126 [details]   

basis of record van Ofwegen, L.; Grasshoff, M.; van der Land, J. (2001). Octocorallia (excl. Pennatulacea), <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. 104-105 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Hwang, S. J.; Song, J. I. (2007). Reproductive biology and larval development of the temperate soft coral Dendronephthya gigantea (Alcyonacea: Nephtheidae). Marine Biology, 152, 273-284
page(s): 274 [details]   

additional source Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

redescription McFadden, C.S.; van Ofwegen, L.P.; Quattrini, A.M. (2022). Revisionary systematics of Octocorallia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa) guided by phylogenomics. <em>Bulletin of the Society of Systematic Biologists.</em> 1(3), 8735, pp. 1-79., available online at https://ssbbulletin.org/index.php/bssb/article/view/8735
page(s): 42-43 [details]   
 
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LanguageName 
English soft coralsalcyoniids  [details]
German WeichkorallenLederkorallen  [details]
Japanese ネジレヤギ科 [from synonym]ウミトサカ科  [details]
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