WoRMS taxon details

Distichopora Lamarck, 1816

205513  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205513)

accepted
Genus
Species Distichopora anceps Cairns, 1978
Species Distichopora anomala Cairns, 1986
Species Distichopora asulcata Cairns, 2005
Species Distichopora barbadensis Pourtalès, 1874
Species Distichopora borealis Fisher, 1938
Species Distichopora cervina Pourtalès, 1871
Species Distichopora coccinea Gray, 1860
Species Distichopora contorta Pourtalès, 1878
Species Distichopora cryptostylus Cairns & Pica, 2019
Species Distichopora dispar Cairns, 1991
Species Distichopora foliacea Pourtalès, 1868
Species Distichopora gracilis Dana, 1848
Species Distichopora irregularis Moseley, 1879
Species Distichopora laevigranulosa Cairns, 1986
Species Distichopora livida Tenison-Woods, 1880
Species Distichopora nitida Verrill, 1864
Species Distichopora profunda Hickson & England, 1909
Species Distichopora providentiae (Hickson & England, 1909)
Species Distichopora robusta Lindner, Cairns & Guzman, 2004
Species Distichopora rosalindae Cairns, 1986
Species Distichopora serpens Broch, 1942
Species Distichopora sulcata Pourtalès, 1867
Species Distichopora uniserialis Cairns, 1986
Species Distichopora vervoorti Cairns & Hoeksema, 1998
Species Distichopora violacea (Pallas, 1766)
Species Distichopora yucatanensis Cairns, 1986

Species Distichopora purpurea Schmeltz, 1875 (nomen nudum)

Subgenus Distichopora (Distichopora) Pallas, 1766 accepted as Distichopora Lamarck, 1816 (synonymy)
Subgenus Distichopora (Haplomerismos) Cairns, 1978 accepted as Distichopora Lamarck, 1816 (synonymy)
Species Distichopora alnutti Wright, 1882 accepted as Distichopora nitida Verrill, 1864 (synonymy)
Species Distichopora brasseyae Wright, 1882 accepted as Distichopora nitida Verrill, 1864 (synonymy)
Species Distichopora brasseyi Wright, 1882 accepted as Distichopora nitida Verrill, 1864 (synonymy)
Species Distichopora breviserialis Quelch, 1884 accepted as Distichopora nitida Verrill, 1864 (synonymy)
Species Distichopora cinnabarina Nardo, 1844 accepted as Distichopora violacea (Pallas, 1766)
Species Distichopora conferta Quelch, 1885 accepted as Distichopora gracilis Dana, 1848 (synonymy)
Species Distichopora fisheri Broch, 1942 accepted as Distichopora violacea (Pallas, 1766) (synonymy)
Species Distichopora fragilis Quelch, 1885 accepted as Distichopora gracilis Dana, 1848
Species Distichopora fulvacea Michelin, 1862 accepted as Distichopora violacea (Pallas, 1766) (synonymy)
Species Distichopora granulosa Quelch, 1885 accepted as Distichopora gracilis Dana, 1848 (synonymy)
Species Distichopora milesii Quelch, 1884 accepted as Distichopora gracilis Dana, 1848 (synonymy)
Species Distichopora ochracea Quelch, 1885 accepted as Distichopora nitida Verrill, 1864 (synonymy)
Species Distichopora rosea Saville Kent, 1871 accepted as Distichopora violacea (Pallas, 1766) (synonymy)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Lamarck, J.-B. M. de. (1816). Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres. Tome second. Paris: Verdière, 568 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47698 [details]   
Depth range 1-806 m  
Depth range 1-806 m [details]

Fossil range Eocene to Recent  
Fossil range Eocene to Recent [details]
WoRMS (2021). Distichopora Lamarck, 1816. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205513 on 2021-05-06
Date
action
by
1997-10-30 15:49:33Z
created
2006-09-11 06:44:08Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2010-11-19 01:58:37Z
checked
2010-11-21 17:12:16Z
changed
2019-12-06 07:33:39Z
changed
2021-04-30 08:07:07Z
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original description Lamarck, J.-B. M. de. (1816). Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres. Tome second. Paris: Verdière, 568 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47698 [details]   

original description  (of Lithodendron Schweigger, 1819) Schweigger AF. (1819). Beobachtungen auf naturhistorischen Reisen : anatomisch-physiologische Untersuchungen über Corallen ; nebst einem Anhange, Bemerkungen über den Bernstein enthaltend / von August Friedrich Schweigger. <em>Berlin.</em> , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/50571414
page(s): tab.vi [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Distichopora (Haplomerismos) Cairns, 1978) Cairns, S.D., 1978. Distichopora (Haplomerismos) anceps, a new Stylasterine coral (Coelenterata: Stylasterina) from deep water off the Hawaiian Islands. Micronesica 14 1: 83-87. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Veron JEN. (1986). Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. <em>Angus & Robertson Publishers.</em>  [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 Cairns, S.D.; Gershwin, L.; Brook, F.J.; Pugh, P.; Dawson, E.W.; Ocaña O.V.; Vervoort, W.; Williams, G.; Watson, J.E.; Opresko, D.M.; Schuchert, P.; Hine, P.M.; Gordon, D.P.; Campbell, H.J.; Wright, A.J.; Sánchez, J.A.; Fautin, D.G. (2009). Phylum Cnidaria: corals, medusae, hydroids, myxozoans. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> pp. 59-101., available online at https://repository.si.edu/handle/10088/8431 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Boschma H. (1959). Revision of the Indo-Pacific species of the genus Distichopora. <em>Bijdragen tot de Dierkunde.</em> 29 (1): 121-171, pls. 1-16., available online at https://doi.org/10.1163/26660644-02901008 [details]   

additional source Boschma H. (1956). Milleporina and Stylasterina. In: Moore RC (ed) Treatise on invertebrate paleontology F. Coelenterata. <em>Geological Society of America & University of Kansas Press.</em> F90–F106. [details]   

redescription Cairns, S. D. (2015). Stylasteridae (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa: Anthoathecata) of the New Caledonian Region. <em>Tropical Deep-Sea Benthos 28. Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (1993), 207. Publications Scientifiques du Muséum: Paris.</em> 361 + 1 cd-rom pp., available online at https://repository.si.edu/handle/10088/27379
page(s): 153 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1978. Distichopora (Haplomerismos) anceps, a new Stylasterine coral (Coelenterata: Stylasterina) from deep water off the Hawaiian Islands. Micronesica 14 1: 83-87. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

redescription Cairns SD. (1983). A generic revision of the Stylasterina (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). Part 1. Description of the genera. <em>Bulletin of Marine Science.</em> 33(2): 427-508. [details]   

redescription Cairns SD. (1986). A revision of the Northwest Atlantic Stylasteridae (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 418: 1-131., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/smithsoniancontributions/Zoology/pdf_hi/SCTZ-0418.pdf [details]   

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1988. New records of Stylasteridae (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa) from Western Australia, including the description of two new species. Rec. W. Aust. Mus. 14 1: 105-119. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

redescription Cairns SD. (1991). The Marine Fauna of New Zealand: Stylasteridae (Cnidaria: Hydroida). <em>New Zealand Oceanographic Institute Memoir 98: 1-179.</em>  [details]   

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1986. Stylasteridae (Hydrozoa: Hydroida) of the Galapagos Islands. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 426: 1-42. [details]   

redescription Cairns SD, Lindner A,. (2011). A revision of the Stylasteridae (Cnidaria, Hydrozoa, Filifera) from Alaska and adjacent waters. <em>ZooKeys.</em> 158: 1–88. [details]   

identification resource Cairns SD. (1992). A generic revision of the Stylasteridae (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). Part 3. Keys to the genera. <em>Bulletin of Marine Science.</em> 49(1-2): 538-545. [details]   
 
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Depth range 1-806 m [details]

Fossil range Eocene to Recent [details]
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