WoRMS name details

Paracis Kükenthal, 1919

267673  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267673)

 unaccepted > junior homonym
Acis orientalis Ridley, 1882 accepted as Neoacis orientalis (Ridley, 1882) (type by original designation)


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  1. Species Paracis alba (Thomson & Henderson, 1905)
  2. Species Paracis alternans (Thomson & Russell, 1909)
  3. Species Paracis caecilia Grasshoff, 1996
  4. Species Paracis ceylonensis (Thomson & Henderson, 1905)
  5. Species Paracis chawwa Grasshoff, 2000
  6. Species Paracis dejecta (Thomson & Russell, 1909)
  7. Species Paracis horrida (Thomson & Henderson, 1906)
  8. Species Paracis indica (Thomson & Henderson, 1905)
  9. Species Paracis indivisa Kükenthal, 1924
  10. Species Paracis obscura (Thomson & Russell, 1909)
  11. Species Paracis rigida (Thomson & Simpson, 1909)
  12. Species Paracis serrata (Nutting, 1910)
  13. Species Paracis solorensis (Nutting, 1910)
  14. Species Paracis spinosa (Thomson & Henderson, 1906)
  15. Species Paracis ulex (Thomson & Simpson, 1909)
  16. Species Paracis bebrycoides (Nutting, 1910) accepted as Discogorgia acanthoides (Thomson & Russell, 1909) accepted as Thesea acanthoides (Thomson & Russell, 1909) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
  17. Species Paracis campanulifera (Nutting, 1910) accepted as Discogorgia campanulifera (Nutting, 1910) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  18. Species Paracis ijimai (Kinoshita, 1909) accepted as Imbricacis ijimai (Kinoshita, 1909) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  19. Species Paracis minor (Wright & Studer, 1889) accepted as Parisis minor Wright & Studer, 1889 (unaccepted > misapplication, typographical error for Parisis)
  20. Species Paracis miyajimai (Kinoshita, 1909) accepted as Imbricacis miyajimae (Kinoshita, 1909) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  21. Species Paracis orientalis (Ridley, 1882) accepted as Neoacis orientalis (Ridley, 1882) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  22. Species Paracis pustulata (Wright & Studer, 1889) accepted as Neoacis pustulata (Wright & Studer, 1889) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  23. Species Paracis spinifera (Nutting, 1912) accepted as Pseudoparacis spinifera (Nutting, 1912) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  24. Species Paracis squamata (Nutting, 1910) accepted as Imbricacis squamata (Nutting, 1910) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Kükenthal, W. (1919). Gorgonaria. <em>Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Deutschen Tiefsee-Expedition auf dem Dampfer “Valdivia”, 1898–1899.</em> 13, 1–946., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6222923
page(s): 837 [details]   
McFadden, C.S.; Cordeiro, R.; Williams, G.; van Ofwegen, L. (2024). World List of Octocorallia. Paracis Kükenthal, 1919. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267673 on 2024-02-21
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original description Kükenthal, W. (1919). Gorgonaria. <em>Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Deutschen Tiefsee-Expedition auf dem Dampfer “Valdivia”, 1898–1899.</em> 13, 1–946., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6222923
page(s): 837 [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D., L. Gershwin, F.J. Brook, P. Pugh, E.W. Dawson, O.V.; Ocaña, W. Vervoort, G. Williams, J.E. Watson, D.M. Opresko, P. Schuchert, P.M. Hine, D.P. Gordon, H.I. Campbell, A.J. Wright, J.A.Sánchez & D.G. Fautin. (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 Kükenthal, W. (1924). Coelenterata: Gorgonaria. in: Das Tierreich (Eine Zusammenstellung und Kennzeichnung der rezenten Tierformen). 47. 478 pp.
page(s): 154-155 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Deichmann, E. (1936). The Alcyonaria of the western part of the Atlantic Ocean. <em>Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard College.</em> 53: 1-317, plates 1-37., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/4363633
page(s): 108 [details]   

additional source Bayer, F.M. (1959). A review of the gorgonacean genus Placogorgia Studer, with a description of Placogorgia tribuloides, a new species from the Straits of Florida. <em>Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences.</em> 49(2): 54-61., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/39694196
page(s): 59 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Fabricius, K.; Alderslade, P. N. (2001). Soft Corals and Sea Fans: A Comprehensive Guide to the Shallow-water Genera of the Central-West Pacific, the Indian Ocean and the Red Sea. Australian Institute of Marine Science. Townsville., pp. 264.
page(s): iv, 14, 60, 180, 182, 198-199 [details]   

additional source Wirshing, H. H.; Messing, C. G.; Douady, C. J.; Reed, J. K.; Stanhope, M. J. (2005). Molecular evidence for multiple lineages in the gorgonian family Plexauridae (Anthozoa: Octocorallia). Marine Biology, 147, 497-508
page(s): 500, 503, 505, 506, 507 [details]   

status source McFadden, C.S.; van Ofwegen, L.P.; Quattrini, A.M. (2022). Revisionary systematics of Octocorallia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa) guided by phylogenomics. <em>Bulletin of the Society of Systematic Biologists.</em> 1(3), 8735, pp. 1-79., available online at https://ssbbulletin.org/index.php/bssb/article/view/8735
page(s): 60-62 [details]   
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