WoRMS taxon details

Plexauridae Gray, 1859

125277  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125277)

accepted
Family
Allogorgiidae Verrill, 1928 · unaccepted (Synonym)
Genus Acanthacis Deichmann, 1936
Genus Acanthomuricea Hentschel, 1903
Genus Alaskagorgia Sánchez & Cairns, 2004
Genus Anthomuricea Studer, 1887
Genus Anthoplexaura Kükenthal, 1908
Genus Astrogorgia Verrill, 1868
Genus Astromuricea Germanos, 1895
Genus Bayergorgia Williams & López-González, 2005
Genus Bebryce Philippi, 1842
Genus Caliacis Deichmann, 1936
Genus Chromoplexaura Williams, 2013
Genus Cryogorgia Williams, 2005
Genus Dentomuricea Grasshoff, 1977
Genus Echinogorgia Kölliker, 1865
Genus Echinomuricea Verrill, 1869
Genus Elasmogorgia Wright & Studer, 1889
Genus Eunicea Lamouroux, 1816
Genus Euplexaura Verrill, 1869
Genus Heterogorgia Verrill, 1868
Genus Hypnogorgia Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Genus Lapidogorgia Grasshoff, 1999
Genus Lepidomuricea Kükenthal, 1919
Genus Lytreia Bayer, 1981
Genus Menacella Gray, 1870
Genus Menella Gray, 1870
Genus Mesogligorgia López-González, 2007
Genus Muricea Lamouroux, 1821
Genus Muriceides Wright & Studer, 1889
Genus Muriceopsis Aurivillius, 1931
Genus Paracis Kükenthal, 1919
Genus Paramuricea Kölliker, 1865
Genus Paraplexaura Kükenthal, 1909
Genus Placogorgia Wright & Studer, 1889
Genus Plexaura Lamouroux, 1812
Genus Psammogorgia Verrill, 1868
Genus Pseudoplexaura Wright & Studer, 1889
Genus Pseudothesea Kükenthal, 1919
Genus Scleracis Riess in Kükenthal, 1919
Genus Spinimuricea Grasshoff, 1992
Genus Swiftia Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Genus Thesea Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
Genus Trimuricea Gordon, 1926
Genus Villogorgia Duchassaing & Michelloti, 1860

Genus Acis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 accepted as Paracis Kükenthal, 1919 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Allogorgia Verrill, 1928 accepted as Swiftia Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Boarella Gray, 1870 accepted as Villogorgia Duchassaing & Michelloti, 1860 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Brandella Gray, 1869 accepted as Villogorgia Duchassaing & Michelloti, 1860 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Discogorgia Kükenthal, 1919 accepted as Thesea Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
Genus Elasma Wright & Studer, 1887 (unaccepted > nomen nudum, replaced by Elasmogorgia Wright & Studer, 1889)
Genus Eubrandella Deichmann, 1936 accepted as Bebryce Philippi, 1842 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Eumuricea Verrill, 1869 accepted as Muricea Lamouroux, 1821 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Eunicensis Dubrowsky, 1934 accepted as Muricea Lamouroux, 1821 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Euniceopsis Verrill, 1907 accepted as Eunicea Lamouroux, 1816 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Evacis Verrill, 1912 (unaccepted > nomen nudum)
Genus Nicaule Bayer, 1981 accepted as Bebryce Philippi, 1842 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Perisceles Wright & Studer, 1887 accepted as Villogorgia Duchassaing & Michelloti, 1860 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Phaeocella Gray, 1870 accepted as Muriceopsis Aurivillius, 1931 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Platygorgia Studer, 1887 accepted as Leptogorgia Milne Edwards, 1857 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Plexauroides Wright & Studer, 1889 accepted as Menella Gray, 1870 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Plexauropsis Verrill, 1907 accepted as Plexaura Lamouroux, 1812 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Pseudobebryce Kükenthal, 1919 accepted as Bebryce Philippi, 1842 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Rhabdoplexaura Kükenthal, 1917 accepted as Hicksonella Nutting, 1910 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Stenogorgia Verrill, 1883 accepted as Swiftia Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Trachymuricea Deichmann, 1936 accepted as Muriceides Wright & Studer, 1889 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)

Genus Cyclogorgia Gordon, 1926 (uncertain > unassessed)
Genus Discomuricea Gordon, 1926 (uncertain > unassessed)
Genus Gonigoria Gray, 1851 (uncertain > unassessed)
Genus Pseudechinogorgia Gordon, 1926 (uncertain > unassessed)
marine
Not documented
Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2022). World List of Octocorallia. Plexauridae Gray, 1859. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125277 on 2022-05-27
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2009-08-12 11:48:18Z
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original description  (of Allogorgiidae Verrill, 1928) Verrill, A.E. (1928). Hawaiian shallow water Anthozoa. <em>Bulletin of the Bernice P. Bishop Museum.</em> 49: 1-30, pls. 1-5., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/38875672 [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 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]   
 
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Japanese ホソヤギ科  [details]
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