WoRMS name details

Diaseris distorta (Michelin, 1842)

207332  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207332)

 unaccepted > superseded combination
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
(of Fungia distorta Michelin, 1842) Michelin, H. (1842). Description d'une nouvelle espèce de Zoophyte du genre Fongie. <em>Revue Zoologique par La Société Cuvierienne, Association universelle pour l'Avancement de la Zoologie, de l'Anatomie comparée et de la Palaeontologie.</em> 5: 316. [details]   
Note Unrecorded (Veron, 1986)  
From other sources
Type locality Unrecorded (Veron, 1986) [details]
Description Corals consist of fan-shaped segments up to 40 mm in diameter. Thick beaded septa are unequal height. Colour: cream or...  
Description Corals consist of fan-shaped segments up to 40 mm in diameter. Thick beaded septa are unequal height. Colour: cream or brown, sometimes mottled. Abundance: restricted to soft substrates exposed to currents> Rarely. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2024). World List of Scleractinia. Diaseris distorta (Michelin, 1842). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207332 on 2024-04-12
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1996-10-25 16:53:40Z
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2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
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2013-01-22 10:22:55Z
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2014-06-02 17:13:55Z
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2022-07-22 07:49:38Z
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original description  (of Fungia distorta Michelin, 1842) Michelin, H. (1842). Description d'une nouvelle espèce de Zoophyte du genre Fongie. <em>Revue Zoologique par La Société Cuvierienne, Association universelle pour l'Avancement de la Zoologie, de l'Anatomie comparée et de la Palaeontologie.</em> 5: 316. [details]   

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

additional source Veron JEN. (1986). Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. <em>Angus & Robertson Publishers.</em>
page(s): 320, 326 [details]   

additional source Sheppard CRC. (1987). Coral species of the Indian Ocean and adjacent seas: a synonymised compilation and some regional distribution patterns. <em>Atoll Research Bulletin.</em> 307: 1-32., available online at http:// https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00775630.307.1 [details]   

additional source Veron JEN, Pichon M, Wijsman-Best M. (1977). Scleractinia of Eastern Australia – Part II. Families Faviidae, Trachyphylliidae. <em>Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph series.</em> 3: 1-233.
page(s): 208 [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D. (1984). New records of ahermatypic corals (Scleractinia) from the Hawaiian and Line Islands. <em>Occasional Papers of the Bishop Musem.</em> 25(10): 1-30. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Randall RH. (2003). An annotated checklist of hydrozoan and scleractinian corals collected from Guam and other Mariana Islands. <em>Micronesica.</em> 35-36: 121-137.
page(s): 131 [details]   

additional source Veron JEN. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. <em>Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.</em>  [details]   

additional source Gardiner JS. (1905). Madreporaria III. Fungida IV. Turbinolidae. <em>Fauna and geography of the Maldives and Laccadives Archipelagoes, Cambridge.</em> 2: 933-957, pls. 89-93.
page(s): 945 [details]   

additional source Tenison-Woods, J.E. (1880). On a new species of Diaseris. <em>Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales.</em> 5: 459-463, pl. 15.
page(s): 460 [details]   

additional source Vaughan TW. (1907). Recent Madreporaria of the Hawaiian Islands and Laysan. <em>US National Museum Bulletin.</em> 59 (9): 1-427.
page(s): 113, 118, 119, 120, 418 [details]   

additional source Milne Edwards H (1860) Histoire naturelle des coralliaires ou polypes proprement dits 3: 1-560. Librairie Encyclopédique de Roret, Paris. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 55 [details]   

additional source Semper, C. (1872). Uber Generationswechsel bei Steinkorallen und über das M.-Edwards'sche Wachstumgesetz der Polypen. <em>Zeitschrift fur Wissenschaftliche Zoologie.</em> 22: 235-280, pls. 16-21.
page(s): 269, 270, 280, Taf. XXI, Fig. 2 [details]   

additional source Veron JEN, Marsh LM. (1988). Hermatypic corals of Western Australia : records and annotated species list. <em>Records Western Australian Museum Supplement.</em> 29: 1-136., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.60555
page(s): 27, 82 [details]   

additional source Wells JW. (1984). Notes on Indo-Paciflc scleractinian corals. Part 10. Late Pleistocene ahermatypic corals from Vanuatu. <em>Pacific Science.</em> 38 (3): 205-219. [details]   

additional source Milne Edwards H, Haime J. (1851). Recherches sur les polypiers. Mémoire 6. Monographie des Fongides. <em>Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie, Series 3.</em> 15: 73-144.
page(s): 118 [details]   

additional source Alcock A. (1893). On some newly-recorded corals from Indian Seas. <em>Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal.</em> 62 (2): 138–149.
page(s): 147 [details]   

additional source Fenner, D. P. (2005). Corals of Hawai'i. A Field Guide to the Hard, Black, and Soft Corals of Hawai'i and the Northwest Hawaiian Islands, Including Midway. <em>Mutual Publishing, Ltd., Honolulu.</em> 144 pp.
page(s): 24, 81 [details]   

additional source Veron, J. E. N. (2000). Corals of the World, Volume II: Families Astrocoeniidae, Pocilloporidae, Euphyllidae, Oculinidae, Meandrinidae, Siderastreidae, Agariciidae, Fungiidae, Rhizangiidae, Pectiniidae, Merulinidae, Dendrophylliidae, Caryophylliidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science. Townsville., volume 2, pp. 429.
page(s): 248-249 [details]   

additional source Ortmann, A. (1892). Die Korallriffe von Dar-es-Salaam und Umgegend. <em>Zoologische Jahrbücher Abteilung für Systematik.</em> 6: 631-670., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10195227
page(s): 639, 640 [details]   

additional source Harrison, R. M.; Poole, M. (1909). Marine fauna from the Kerimba Archipelago, Portuguese East Africa, collected by Jas. J. Simpson, M.A., B.Sc., and R. N. Rudmose-Brown, BSc., University of Aberdeen: Madreporaria. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 3, 913-917
page(s): 914 [details]   

additional source Harrison, R. M.; Poole, M. (1909). Marine fauna from the Mergui Archipelago, Lower Burma, collected by Jas J. Simpson, M.A., B.Sc, and R. N. Rudmose-Brown, B.Sc., University of Aberdeen: Madreporaria. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 61, 897-912
page(s): 901-902, 912 [details]   

additional source Veron, J. E. N.; Pichon, M. (1979). Scleractinia of Eastern Australia, part III: Families Agariciidae, Siderastreidae, Fungiidae, Oculinidae, Merulinidae, Mussidae, Pectiniidae, Caryophylliidae, Dendrophylliidae. Australian Government Publishing Service. Canberra., volume 4, pp. 422.
page(s): 121-123 [details]   

source of synonymy Lemmens, J. W. T. J. (1993). Reef-building corals (Cnidaria: Scleractinia) from the Watamu Marine National Reserve, Kenya; an annotated species list. <em>Zoologische mededelingen.</em> 67: 453-465. [details]   
 
 Present  Present in aphia/obis/gbif/idigbio   Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
   

Nontype WAM 161-78, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 174-85, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 199-85, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 217-78, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From other sources
Description Corals consist of fan-shaped segments up to 40 mm in diameter. Thick beaded septa are unequal height. Colour: cream or brown, sometimes mottled. Abundance: restricted to soft substrates exposed to currents> Rarely. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]

Type locality Unrecorded (Veron, 1986) [details]
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Japanese ワレクサビライシ  [details]