WoRMS source details

Cairns, S.D., Calder, D.R., A. Brinckmann-Voss, C.B. Castro, D.G. Fautin, P.R. Pugh, C.E. Mills, W.C. Jaap, M.N. Arai, S.H.D. Haddock & D.M. Opresko, 2002. Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Cnidaria and Ctenophora. Spec. Publ. Am. Fish. Soc. 28 : i-xi, 1-115.
figs. 1-32 (in colour).
Systematics, Taxonomy
Zoogeography, Biogeography (generalities), Geographic distribution
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English Alberta hydra for Hydra canadensis Rowan, 1930
English American zoanthid [from synonym] for Epizoanthus americanus
English Australian spotted jellyfish for Phyllorhiza punctata Lendenfeld, 1884
English baroque cave coral for Thalamophyllia riisei (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)
English berried anemone for Alicia mirabilis Johnson, 1861
English bipinnate sea plume [from synonym] for Pseudopterogorgia bipinnata (Verrill, 1864)
English black wire coral for Stichopathes lutkeni Brook, 1889
English blue crust coral for Porites branneri Rathbun, 1888
English blushing star coral [from synonym] for Stephanocoenia michelini Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
English bottle brush black coral [from synonym] for Antipathes tanacetum Pourtalès, 1880
English bottle brush bush black coral [from synonym] for Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857
English bottlebrush hydroid for Thuiaria thuja (Linnaeus, 1758)
English boulder brain coral for Colpophyllia natans (Houttuyn, 1772)
English boulder star coral [from synonym] for Montastraea annularis (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
English boulder star coral [from synonym] for Montastraea franksi (Gregory, 1895)
English branching anemone [from synonym] for Lebrunia danae (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860)
English brilliant sea fingers for Titanideum frauenfeldii (Kölliker, 1865)
English brown hydra for Hydra oligactis Pallas, 1766
English brownbanded moon jelly for Aurelia limbata (Brandt, 1835)
English bubble gum coral for Paragorgia arborea (Linnaeus, 1758)
English bushy sea whip for Ellisella schmitti (Bayer, 1961)
English cabbagehead for Stomolophus meleagris Agassiz, 1862
English California hydrocoral for Stylaster californicus (Verrill, 1866)
English California stickhydroid for Eudendrium californicum Torrey, 1902
English Californian burrowing anemone for Edwardsia californica (McMurrich, 1913)
English cannonball jellyfish for Stomolophus meleagris Agassiz, 1862
English Caribbean horn coral for Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) ambrosia caribbeana Cairns, 1979
English Caribbean sun anemone for Stichodactyla helianthus (Ellis, 1768)
English carmine sea spray for Leptogorgia miniata (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857)
English Catalina anemone for Sagartia catalinensis McPeak, 1968
English chevron-tentacle anemone for Cribrinopsis fernaldi Siebert & Spaulding, 1976
English clapper medusa for Sarsia tubulosa (M. Sars, 1835)
English cloned plumose anemone for Metridium senile (Linnaeus, 1761)
English cockscomb cup coral for Desmophyllum dianthus (Esper, 1794)
English colorful sea rod for Diodogorgia nodulifera (Hargitt & Rogers, 1901)
English colorful sea whip for Leptogorgia virgulata (Lamarck, 1815)
English compact ivory bush coral for Oculina arbuscula Agassiz, 1864
English corkscrew anemone for Bartholomea annulata (Le Sueur, 1817)
English corky seafinger for Briareum asbestinum (Pallas, 1766)
English crusty red anemone for Urticina columbiana Verrill, 1922
English deadman’s fingers for Briareum asbestinum (Pallas, 1766)
English deep-sea star coral for Deltocyathus calcar Pourtalès, 1874
English deep-water sea fan for Iciligorgia schrammi Duchassaing, 1870
English delicate ivory bush coral for Oculina tenella Pourtalès, 1871
English delicate spiny sea rod for Muricea laxa Verrill, 1864
English devil’s sea whip [from synonym] for Ellisella barbadensis (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)
English diffuse ivory bush coral for Oculina diffusa Lamarck, 1816
English dinner plate medusa for Solmissus marshalli Agassiz & Mayer, 1902
English doughnut sea rod for Eunicea fusca Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
English egg yolk jelly for Phacellophora camtschatica Brandt, 1835
English elegant burrowing anemone for Edwardsia elegans Verrill, 1869
English encrusting star coral [from synonym] for Madracis pharensis f. luciphila Wells, 1973
English fairypalm hydroid for Corymorpha palma Torrey, 1902
English false brown hydra [from synonym] for Hydra pseudoligactis (Hyman, 1931)
English feather black coral [from synonym] for Antipathes pennacea Pallas, 1766
English feather hydroid for Pennaria disticha Goldfuss, 1820
English Florida corallimorpharian for Ricordea florida Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
English forked-tentacle corallimorpharian for Discosoma carlgreni (Watzl, 1922)
English freshwater jellyfish [from synonym] for Craspedacusta sowerbyi Lankester, 1880
English fried egg jellyfish for Phacellophora camtschatica Brandt, 1835
English fused ivory tree coral for Oculina varicosa Le Sueur, 1820
English giant slit-pore sea rod for Plexaurella nutans (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860)
English gigantic anemone for Metridium farcimen (Brandt, 1835)
English golf tee medusa for Aegina citrea Eschscholtz, 1829
English great star coral for Montastraea cavernosa (Linnaeus, 1767)
English green hydra [from synonym] for Chlorohydra viridissima (Pallas, 1766)
English grey sea fan black coral for Antipathes atlantica Gray, 1857
English grooved-blade sea whip for Pterogorgia guadalupensis Duchassaing & Michelin, 1846
English hair net black coral for Antipathes lenta Pourtalès, 1871
English hermit crab zoanthid for Epizoanthus paguriphilus Verrill, 1883
English herringbone hydroid for Halecium halecinum (Linnaeus, 1758)
English hidden anemone for Lebrunia coralligens (Wilson, 1890)
English hidden cup coral for Phyllangia americana americana Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849
English incubating anemone for Aulactinia incubans Dunn, Chia & Levine, 1980
English Jersey hydra for Hydra hymanae Hadley & Forrest, 1949
English Kings coral for Antipathes caribbeana Opresko, 1996
English knobby brain coral [from synonym] for Diploria clivosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
English knobby star coral for Solenastrea hyades (Dana, 1846)
English knobby zoanthidean for Palythoa mammillosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
English lace lettuce coral for Leptoseris cailleti (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)
English Lamarck’s sheet coral for Agaricia lamarcki Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851
English large flower coral for Mussa angulosa (Pallas, 1766)
English leathery anemone for Urticina coriacea (Cuvier, 1798)
English Leidys burrowing anemone [from synonym] for Edwardsia leidyi Verrill, 1898
English lesser horn coral for Premocyathus cornuformis (Pourtalès, 1868)
English lesser speckled cup coral for Colangia immersa Pourtalès, 1871
English Lights anemone for Diadumene lighti Hand, 1956
English long sea whip for Ellisella elongata (Pallas, 1766)
English low-relief lettuce coral for Agaricia humilis Verrill, 1901
English mat zoanthid for Zoanthus pulchellus (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860)
English McPeak anemone for Urticina mcpeaki Hauswaldt & Pearson, 1999
English moon jelly for Aurelia aurita (Linnaeus, 1758)
English mottled anemone for Urticina crassicornis (Müller, 1776)
English mountainous star coral [from synonym] for Montastraea faveolata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
English mushroom jellyfish for Rhopilema verrilli
English mustard hill coral for Porites astreoides Lamarck, 1816
English one armed jellyfish [from synonym] for Hybocodon pendulus (L. Agassiz, 1862)
English orange cup coral for Tubastraea coccinea Lesson, 1829
English orange deep water fan for Nicella goreaui Bayer, 1973
English orange hydroid for Garveia annulata Nutting, 1901