WoRMS taxon details

Heterocyathus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848

206380  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206380)

accepted
Genus
Acanthotrochus Alth, 1881 † · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Brachytrochus Reuss, 1864 † · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Brachytrochus Duncan, 1876 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym (homonym)
Brachytrossatus Strand, 1926 † · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Heterocyathus (Stephanoseris) Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Psammoseris Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Spongiocyathus Folkeson, 1919 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Stephanoseris Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym

Ordering

  • Alphabetically
  • By status

Children Display

  1. Species Heterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
  2. Species Heterocyathus alternatus Verrill, 1866
  3. Species Heterocyathus antoniae Reyes, Santodomingo & Cairns, 2009
  4. Species Heterocyathus hemisphaericus Gray, 1849
  5. Species Heterocyathus japonicus (Verrill, 1866)
  6. Species Heterocyathus monileseptatum Filander & Kitahara, 2021
  7. Species Heterocyathus sulcatus (Verrill, 1866)
  8. Subgenus Heterocyathus (Stephanoseris) Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 accepted as Heterocyathus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
    1. Species Heterocyathus alternata Verrill, 1866 accepted as Heterocyathus alternatus Verrill, 1866 (unaccepted > incorrect grammatical agreement of specific epithet)
    2. Species Heterocyathus cochlea (Spengler, 1781) accepted as Heterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
    3. Species Heterocyathus cylicioides (Tenison-Woods, 1879) accepted as Heterocyathus sulcatus (Verrill, 1866) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
    4. Species Heterocyathus eupsammides Gray, 1849 accepted as Heteropsammia eupsammides (Gray, 1849) (unaccepted > superseded combination, basionym)
    5. Species Heterocyathus hemisphericus Gray, 1849 accepted as Heterocyathus hemisphaericus Gray, 1849 (unaccepted > misspelling)
    6. Species Heterocyathus heterocostatus Harrison, 1911 accepted as Heterocyathus alternatus Verrill, 1866 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
    7. Species Heterocyathus incrustans (Dennant, 1906) accepted as Heterocyathus sulcatus (Verrill, 1866) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
    8. Species Heterocyathus japonica (Verrill, 1866) accepted as Heterocyathus japonicus (Verrill, 1866) (unaccepted > incorrect grammatical agreement of specific epithet)
    9. Species Heterocyathus lamellosus (Verrill, 1865) accepted as Heterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
    10. Species Heterocyathus mai Cheng, 1971 accepted as Heterocyathus alternatus Verrill, 1866 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
    11. Species Heterocyathus oblongatus Rehberg, 1892 accepted as Heterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
    12. Species Heterocyathus parasiticus Semper, 1872 accepted as Heterocyathus alternatus Verrill, 1866 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
    13. Species Heterocyathus philippensis Semper, 1872 accepted as Heterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym, misspelling)
    14. Species Heterocyathus philippinensis Semper, 1872 accepted as Heterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
    15. Species Heterocyathus pulchellus Rehberg, 1892 accepted as Heterocyathus sulcatus (Verrill, 1866) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
    16. Species Heterocyathus roussaeanus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Heterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
    17. Species Heterocyathus rousseaui (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857) accepted as Heterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
    18. Species Heterocyathus woodmasoni Alcock, 1893 accepted as Heterocyathus aequicostatus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
    marine, fresh, terrestrial
    recent + fossil
    Milne Edwards, H.; Haime, J. (1848). Recherches sur les polypiers. Mémoire 2. Monographie des turbinolides. <em>Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie, Series 3.</em> 9: 211-344, pls. 7-10. [details]   
    Depth range 0-319 m  
    Depth range 0-319 m [details]

    Fossil range Pliocene to Recent  
    Fossil range Pliocene to Recent [details]
    Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2024). World List of Scleractinia. Heterocyathus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206380 on 2024-04-16
    Date
    action
    by
    2004-06-06 22:00:00Z
    created
    2010-08-20 12:17:25Z
    changed
    2010-09-15 23:16:22Z
    changed
    2014-04-21 21:22:42Z
    changed
    2019-10-12 20:22:42Z
    changed
    2022-05-26 19:16:11Z
    changed

    Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


    original description Milne Edwards, H.; Haime, J. (1848). Recherches sur les polypiers. Mémoire 2. Monographie des turbinolides. <em>Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie, Series 3.</em> 9: 211-344, pls. 7-10. [details]   

    original description  (of Psammoseris Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851) Milne Edwards, H.; Haime, J. (1851). Monographie des polypiers fossiles des terrains palaeozoïques, précédée d'un tableau général de la classification des polypes. <em>Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, Archives.</em> 5: 1–502, 20 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/25098869 [details]   

    original description  (of Spongiocyathus Folkeson, 1919) Folkeson, F. 1919. Madreporaria. Results of Dr. E. Mjoberg's Swedish Scientific Expeditions to Australia, 1910-1913. XXII. Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar (4 Ser.)59: 1-23, pl. l. [details]   

    original description  (of Stephanoseris Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851) Milne Edwards, H.; Haime, J. (1851). Monographie des polypiers fossiles des terrains palaeozoïques, précédée d'un tableau général de la classification des polypes. <em>Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, Archives.</em> 5: 1–502, 20 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/25098869 [details]   

    original description  (of Brachytrochus Duncan, 1876) Duncan PM. (1876). Notices of some Deep-sea and Littoral Corals from the Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean, Indian, New-Zealand, Persian Gulf, and Japanese &c. Seas. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 44: 428-442, pls. 38-41., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/29099627#page/524/mode/1up [details]   

    original description  (of Brachytrossatus Strand, 1926 †) Strand, E. (1826). Miscellanea nomenclatorica zoologica et palaeontologica I-II. <em>Archiv für Naturgeschichte.</em> 92A (8): 30-75. [details]   

    basis of record 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]   

    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]   

    additional source Martens, V. (1876). Einiges aus den zoologischen Sammlungen. Sitzungs-Berichte der Gesellschaft Naturforschender Freunde zu Berlin, 1876, 18-21
    page(s): 20 [details]   

    additional source Milne Edwards H, Haime J. (1850-1854). A monograph of the British fossil Corals. The Palaeontographical Society, London. <em>Monographs of the Palaeontographical Society.</em> 1 : i-lxxxv, 1-72, pls. 1-11; 2: 73-146, pls. 12-30; 3: 147-210, pls. 31-46; 4: i-xvi, 211-244, pls. 47-56; 5: 245-322, pls. 57-72., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12089108  [details]   
     
     Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
    From editor or global species database
    Biology facultatively zooxanthellate (apozooxanthellate) [details]

    From other sources
    Depth range 0-319 m [details]

    Fossil range Pliocene to Recent [details]