WoRMS taxon details

Dasmosmilia Pourtalès, 1880

135091  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135091)

accepted
Genus
Parasmilia lymani Pourtalès, 1871 accepted as Dasmosmilia lymani (Pourtalès, 1871) (type by subsequent designation)
Dasosmilia · unaccepted > misspelling
Species Dasmosmilia lymani (Pourtalès, 1871)
Species Dasmosmilia variegata (Pourtalès, 1871)

Species Dasmosmilia marchadi Chevalier, 1966 accepted as Anomocora elongata (Studer, 1879) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Dasmosmilia pacifica (Yabe & Eguchi, 1932) accepted as Dasmosmilia lymani (Pourtalès, 1871) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Dasmosmilia valida Marenzeller, 1907 accepted as Rhizosmilia valida (Marenzeller, 1907) (unaccepted > superseded combination, basionym)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Pourtalès, L.F. (1880). Report on the corals and Antipatharia. Reports on the results of dredging, under the supervision of Alexander Agassiz, in the Caribbean Sea, 1878-79, by the United States coast survey steamer "Blake", commander J.R. Bartlett, U.S.N., commanding. VI. <em>.Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology.</em> 6(4): 95-120, pls. 1-3. [details]   
Depth range 37-600 m  
Depth range 37-600 m [details]

Fossil range Upper Cretaceous to Recent  
Fossil range Upper Cretaceous to Recent [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2022). World List of Scleractinia. Dasmosmilia Pourtalès, 1880. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135091 on 2022-11-28
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2006-07-31 06:57:06Z
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Camba Reu, Cibran
2010-09-13 23:22:01Z
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2019-05-29 11:06:48Z
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2022-06-24 11:12:51Z
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original description Pourtalès, L.F. (1880). Report on the corals and Antipatharia. Reports on the results of dredging, under the supervision of Alexander Agassiz, in the Caribbean Sea, 1878-79, by the United States coast survey steamer "Blake", commander J.R. Bartlett, U.S.N., commanding. VI. <em>.Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology.</em> 6(4): 95-120, pls. 1-3. [details]   

original description  (of Goniocyathus Yabe & Eguchi, 1932) Yabe H, Eguchi M. (1932). A study of the recent deep-water coral fauna of Japan. <em>Proceedings of the Imperial Academy of Japan.</em> 8: 387-390. [details]   

context source (Hexacorallia) Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record Cairns, S.D., Hoeksema, B.W., and J. van der Land, 2001. Scleractinia, <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. 109-110 (look up in IMIS[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 Smith FGW. (1954). Gulf of Mexico Madreporaria. <em>Fisheries Bulletin of the Fish and Wildlife Service (U.S.).</em> 55, 291-295.
page(s): 294 [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]   

additional source Duncan PM (1884) A revision of the families and genera of the sclerodermic Zoantharia, Ed. & H., or Madreporaria (M. Rugosa excepted). Journal of the Linnean Society of London, 18: 1-204. [details]   

redescription Cairns SD. (2000). A revision of the shallow-water azooxanthellate Scleractinia of the Western Atlantic. <em>Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands.</em> 125: 1-235. [details]   

redescription Cairns SD. (1995). The marine fauna of New Zealand: Scleractinia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa. <em>New Zealand Oceanographic Memoir.</em> 103: 1-210. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Corallum solitary, turbinate to trochoid, free (usually the result of parricidal budding from a wedge of parent corallum; elongate delicate multiple paliform lobes on septa of all but last cycle; columella trabecular. [details]

Remark One fossil and three Recent species. [details]

From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 37-600 m [details]

Fossil range Upper Cretaceous to Recent [details]