WoRMS taxon details

Letepsammia formosissima (Moseley, 1876)

290286  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:290286)

accepted
Species
Stephanophyllia (Letepsammia) formosissima Moseley, 1876 · unaccepted > superseded combination
Stephanophyllia (Letepsammia) japonica Yabe & Eguchi, 1934 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Stephanophyllia formosissima Moseley, 1876 · unaccepted > superseded combination (basionym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Stephanophyllia formosissima Moseley, 1876) Moseley, H.N. (1876). Preliminary report to Professor Wyville Thompson, F.R.S., Director of the Civilian Scientific Staff, on the true corals dredged by H.M.S. 'Challenger' in deep water between the dates Dec. 30th, 1870, and August 31st. <em>Proc. R. Soc.</em> 24: 544-569. [details]   
Depth range 97-500 m  
Depth range 97-500 m [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2022). World List of Scleractinia. Letepsammia formosissima (Moseley, 1876). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=290286 on 2022-09-26
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original description  (of Stephanophyllia formosissima Moseley, 1876) Moseley, H.N. (1876). Preliminary report to Professor Wyville Thompson, F.R.S., Director of the Civilian Scientific Staff, on the true corals dredged by H.M.S. 'Challenger' in deep water between the dates Dec. 30th, 1870, and August 31st. <em>Proc. R. Soc.</em> 24: 544-569. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Cairns, Stephen (look up in IMIS[details]   

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

basis of record Cairns SD, Hoeksema BW, van der Land J. (2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D. (2009-2017). On line appendix: Phylogenetic list of the 711 valid Recent azooxanthellate scleractinian species with their junior synonyms and depth ranges, 28 pp. <em>In: Cold-Water Corals: The Biology and Geology of Deep-Sea Coral Habitats.</em> Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Cairns SD. (1998). Azooxanthellate Scleractinia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa) of Western Australia. <em>Records of the Western Australian Museum.</em> 18(4): 361-417. [details]   

additional source Cairns SD. (2004). Azooxanthellate Scleractinia of Australia. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 56(3): 259-329. [details]   

additional source Cairns SD. (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]   

additional source Cairns SD, Keller NB. (1993). New taxa and distributional records of azooxanthellate Scleractinia from the tropical south-west Indian Ocean, with comments on their zoogeography and ecology. <em>Annals of the South African Museum.</em> 103(5): 213-292, 13 pls. [details]   

additional source Dawson EW. (1992). The Coelenterata of the New Zealand region: a handlist for curators, students and ecologists. <em>Occasional papers of the Hutton Foundation, New Zealand.</em> 1: 1-68.
page(s): 46 [details]   

additional source Cairns SD, Hoeksema BW, van der Land J. (1999). Appendix: List of extant stony corals. <em>Atoll Research Bulletin.</em> 459: 13-46.
page(s): 34 [details]   

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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 Zibrowius, H. & M.J. Grygier. (1985). Diversity and range of scleractinian coral hosts of Ascothoracida (Crustacea: Maxillopoda). <em>Annales de l'Institut Océanographique.</em> 61(2):115-138.
page(s): 120 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Owens JM. (1994). Letepsammia franki, a new species of deepsea coral (Coelenterata: Scleractinia: Micrabaciidae). <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 107 (4): 586-590.
page(s): 586, 588-589 [details]   

additional source Kitahara MV, Cairns SD. (2021). Azooxanthellate Scleractinia (Cnidaria, Anthozoa) from New Caledonia. <em>Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle.</em> 215:1-722. [details]   

additional source Riemann-Zürneck, K.; Iken, K. (2003). Corallimorphus profundus in shallow Antarctic habitats: bionomics, histology, and systematcis (Cnidaria: Hexacorallia). Zoologische Verhandelingen, 345, 367-386
page(s): 383 [details]   

source of synonymy Cairns SD. (1989). A revision of the ahermatypic Scleractinia of the Philippine Islands and adjacent waters, Part 1: Fungiacyathidae, Micrabaciidae, Turbinoliinae, Guyniidae, and Flabellidae. <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 486: 1-136. [details]   

redescription Cairns SD. (1989). A revision of the ahermatypic Scleractinia of the Philippine Islands and adjacent waters, Part 1: Fungiacyathidae, Micrabaciidae, Turbinoliinae, Guyniidae, and Flabellidae. <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 486: 1-136. [details]   

redescription Cairns SD, Parker SA. (1992). Review of the Recent Scleractinia (Stony Corals) of South Australia, Victoria and Tasmania. <em>Records South Australian Museum, Monograph Series.</em> 3: 1-82, pls. 1-18,. [details]   

redescription Cairns SD, Zibrowius H. (1997). Cnidaria Anthozoa: Azooxanthellate Scleractinia from the Philippine and Indonesian regions. <em>in: Crosnier, A. et al. (Ed.) Résultats des Campagnes MUSORSTOM 16. Campagne Franco-Indonésienne KARUBAR. Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle. Série A, Zoologie.</em> 172: 27-244. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Cairns SD. (1994). Scleractinia of the temperate North Pacific. <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 557: 1-150. [details]   

redescription Cairns SD. (1995). The marine fauna of New Zealand: Scleractinia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa. <em>New Zealand Oceanographic Memoir.</em> 103: 1-210. [details]   

new combination reference Owens JM. (1986). On the elevation of Stephanophyllia subgenus Letepsammia to generic rank (Coelenterata: Scleractinia: Micrabaciidae). <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 99 (3): 486-488. [details]   
 
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    Definitions

Nontype (of Stephanophyllia (Letepsammia) formosissima Moseley, 1876) IGPS 59042 [details]
Nontype (of Stephanophyllia (Letepsammia) formosissima Moseley, 1876) IGPS 60423, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Stephanophyllia (Letepsammia) formosissima Moseley, 1876) IGPS 60426, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Stephanophyllia (Letepsammia) formosissima Moseley, 1876) IGPS 60427, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Stephanophyllia (Letepsammia) formosissima Moseley, 1876) IGPS 60428, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Stephanophyllia (Letepsammia) formosissima Moseley, 1876) IGPS 60430, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Stephanophyllia (Letepsammia) formosissima Moseley, 1876) IGPS 60431, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Stephanophyllia (Letepsammia) formosissima Moseley, 1876) IGPS 60433, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Stephanophyllia (Letepsammia) formosissima Moseley, 1876) IGPS 60434, geounit South Korean Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Stephanophyllia (Letepsammia) formosissima Moseley, 1876) IGPS 60694, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Stephanophyllia (Letepsammia) formosissima Moseley, 1876) IGPS 60695, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Stephanophyllia (Letepsammia) formosissima Moseley, 1876) IGPS 60696, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Stephanophyllia formosissima Moseley, 1876) NMSR 9100, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Stephanophyllia formosissima Moseley, 1876) ZMAN, geounit East Timorian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Stephanophyllia formosissima Moseley, 1876) ZMAN, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Stephanophyllia formosissima Moseley, 1876) ZMAN, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Stephanophyllia formosissima Moseley, 1876) ZMAN, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Stephanophyllia formosissima Moseley, 1876) ZMAN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Stephanophyllia formosissima Moseley, 1876) ZMAN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype AM G15244, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype BMNH 1992.8.11.11, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype BMNH 1992.8.11.12, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype BMNH 1992.8.11.13, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype BPBM SC2492, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype BPBM SC2493, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype BPBM SC2494, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype BPBM SC3090, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype BPBM SC3091, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype BPBM SC3092, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype BPBM SC3093, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype BPBM SC3094, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype BPBM SC3095, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype BPBM SC3095, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype BPBM SC3098, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype BPBM SC3149, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNHN, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype NMNZ, geounit High Seas [details]
Nontype NZOI, geounit New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype NZOI, geounit New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype NZOI, geounit New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype POLIPI, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype POLIPI, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype RMNH 22501, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype RMNH 22502, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype RMNH 22503, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype RMNH 22504, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype RMNH 22505, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype RMNH 22506, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype RMNH 22507, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype RMNH 22509, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype RMNH 22511, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype RMNH 22512, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype RMNH 22513, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype SIO, geounit Madagascan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype SIO, geounit Mozambican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 49232, geounit Norfolk Island Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 62468, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 62475, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 75640, geounit South African Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 75641, geounit Mozambican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 75642, geounit Mozambican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 75643, geounit Mozambican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 75644, geounit South African Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 81876, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 81877, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 81878, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 81878, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 81878, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 81879, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 81879, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 81880, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 81881, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 81882, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 81883, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 81884, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 81885, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 81886, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 818877, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 91505, geounit South African Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 91506, geounit Madagascan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 91507, geounit Mozambican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 91508, geounit South African Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 91509, geounit South African Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 94084, geounit High Seas [details]
Nontype USNM 96548, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96549, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96550, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96551, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96552, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96553, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96555, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96556, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96557, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96559 [details]
Nontype USNM 96559 [details]
Nontype USNM 96559, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96561, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96562, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96563, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96565, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96566, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96567, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96568, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96570, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96571, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96573, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96575, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96576, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96577, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96578, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96579, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 96580, geounit Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype USNM 97805, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 1022-85 [details]
Nontype WAM 542-84, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 566-84, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 697-84, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 779-84, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 789-84, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM Z13050, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM Z13119, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM Z13119, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM Z13141, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM Z16040, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Syntype (of Stephanophyllia formosissima Moseley, 1876) NHMUK 1880.11.25.156-157, verbatimGeounit Recent: Philippines ... [details]
Unknown type ORI, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 81870, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 81871, geounit Chinese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 92648, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 92649, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 92650, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 97-500 m [details]