WoRMS taxon details

Actinia Linnaeus, 1767

100694  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:100694)

accepted
Genus
Actinea (Spelling variation)
Priapus Forsskål, 1775 (suppressed in Opinion 1295 of the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature)
Subgenus Actinia (Acthelmis)
Subgenus Actinia (Chondractinia)
Subgenus Actinia (Diplostephanus)
Subgenus Actinia (Ectacmaea)
Subgenus Actinia (Entacmaea)
  » Species Actinia (Entacmaea) adhaerens Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Entacmaea quadricolor (Leuckart in Rüppell & Leuckart, 1828)
  » Species Actinia (Entacmaea) adspersa Gravenhorst, 1831 accepted as Actinia cari Delle Chiaje, 1822
  » Species Actinia (Entacmaea) aurantiaca Delle Chiaje, 1822 accepted as Condylactis aurantiaca (Delle Chiaje, 1825)
  » Species Actinia (Entacmaea) cereus Ellis & Solander, 1786 accepted as Anemonia sulcata (Pennant, 1777)
  » Species Actinia (Entacmaea) chamaeleon Grube, 1840 accepted as Telmatactis forskalii (Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834)
  » Species Actinia (Entacmaea) crispa Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Heteractis crispa (Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834) (original binomen)
  » Species Actinia (Entacmaea) decora Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Telmatactis decora (Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834) (original binomen)
  » Species Actinia (Entacmaea) erythraea Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Anemonia erythraea (Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834) (original binomen)
  » Species Actinia (Entacmaea) forskalii Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Telmatactis forskalii (Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834)
  » Species Actinia (Entacmaea) forskålii Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Telmatactis forskalii (Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834) (original binomen)
  » Species Actinia (Entacmaea) gracilis Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Actinia gracilis Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834
  » Species Actinia (Entacmaea) helianthus Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Gyrostoma helianthus (Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834)
  » Species Actinia (Entacmaea) mesembryanthemum Ellis & Solander, 1786 accepted as Actinia equina (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Actinia (Entacmaea) olivacea Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Anthothoe olivacea (Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834)
  » Species Actinia (Entacmaea) pulchella Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Paractis pulchella (Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834) (original binomen)
  » Species Actinia (Entacmaea) quadricolor Leuckart in Rüppell & Leuckart, 1828 accepted as Entacmaea quadricolor (Leuckart in Rüppell & Leuckart, 1828)
  » Species Actinia (Entacmaea) rosula Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Actinia rosula Ehrenberg, 1834
  » Species Actinia (Entacmaea) rufa Müller, 1776 accepted as Actinia rufa Müller, 1776
  » Species Actinia (Entacmaea) subfusca Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Paractis subfusca (Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834) (original binomen)
  » Species Actinia (Entacmaea) zebra Grube, 1840 accepted as Sagartiogeton undatus (Müller, 1778)
Subgenus Actinia (Isacmaea)
  » Species Actinia (Isacmaea) atrimaculata Grube, 1840 accepted as Actinia atrimaculata Grube, 1840
  » Species Actinia (Isacmaea) bimaculata Grube, 1840 accepted as Aulactinia verrucosa (Pennant, 1777)
  » Species Actinia (Isacmaea) brevicirrata accepted as Actinia brevicirrhata Risso, 1826
  » Species Actinia (Isacmaea) brevicirrhata Risso, 1826 accepted as Actinia brevicirrhata Risso, 1826
  » Species Actinia (Isacmaea) clavata Rathke, 1843 accepted as Edwardsia clavata (Rathke, 1843) (original binomen)
  » Species Actinia (Isacmaea) clavata Ilmoni, 1830 accepted as Telmatactis clavata (Stimpson, 1856)
  » Species Actinia (Isacmaea) cleopatrae Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Actinia cleopatrae Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834
  » Species Actinia (Isacmaea) crassicornis Müller, 1776 accepted as Urticina crassicornis (Müller, 1776)
  » Species Actinia (Isacmaea) crystallina Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Anemonia crystallina (Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834) (original binomen)
  » Species Actinia (Isacmaea) erythrosoma Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Entacmaea quadricolor (Leuckart in Rüppell & Leuckart, 1828)
  » Species Actinia (Isacmaea) euchlora Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Gyrostoma euchlorum (Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834)
  » Species Actinia (Isacmaea) gigantea (Forskål) accepted as Stichodactyla haddoni (Saville-Kent, 1893)
  » Species Actinia (Isacmaea) papillosa Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Urticina felina (Linnaeus, 1761)
  » Species Actinia (Isacmaea) rhododactylos Grube, 1840 accepted as Sagartia rhododactylos (Grube, 1840) (original binomen)
  » Species Actinia (Isacmaea) rubripunctata Grube, 1840 accepted as Bunodactis rubripunctata (Grube, 1840)
  » Species Actinia (Isacmaea) simplex Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Actinia simplex Ehrenberg, 1834
  » Species Actinia (Isacmaea) stellula Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Anthopleura stellula (Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834) (original binomen)
  » Species Actinia (Isacmaea) tapetum Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Stichodactyla tapetum (Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834)
  » Species Actinia (Isacmaea) viduata Müller, 1776 accepted as Sagartiogeton viduatus (Müller, 1776)
Subgenus Actinia (Monostephanus)
Subgenus Actinia (Oulactis)
Subgenus Actinia (Polystephanus)
Subgenus Actinia (Rhodactinia)
Subgenus Actinia (Taractostephanus)
Subgenus Actinia (Tristephanus)
Subgenus Actinia (Urticina)
Species Actinia alba Risso, 1826
Species Actinia annulata Gay, 1854
Species Actinia aster Ellis, 1768
Species Actinia australiensis Carlgren, 1950
Species Actinia bermudensis (McMurrich, 1889)
Species Actinia bicornis Müller, 1776
Species Actinia capillata Gay, 1854
Species Actinia cari Delle Chiaje, 1822
  » Variety Actinia cari var. lobata (nomen dubium)
  » Variety Actinia cari var. maculata (nomen dubium)
  » Variety Actinia cari var. concentrica accepted as Actinia cari Delle Chiaje, 1822
  » Variety Actinia cari var. radiata accepted as Actinia cari Delle Chiaje, 1822
Species Actinia chlorodactyla Brandt, 1835
Species Actinia cinerea Gay, 1854
Species Actinia cleopatrae Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834
Species Actinia curta Drayton in Dana, 1846
Species Actinia delicatula (Hertwig, 1888)
Species Actinia dubia Lesson, 1830
Species Actinia ebhayiensis Schama, Mitchell & Solé-Cava, 2011
Species Actinia equina (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Subspecies Actinia equina castanea (nomen dubium)
  » Subspecies Actinia equina coccinea (nomen dubium)
  » Subspecies Actinia equina concentrica (nomen dubium)
  » Subspecies Actinia equina equina (nomen dubium)
  » Subspecies Actinia equina glauca (nomen dubium)
  » Subspecies Actinia equina hemisphaerica (nomen dubium)
  » Subspecies Actinia equina hepatica (nomen dubium)
  » Subspecies Actinia equina japonica (nomen dubium)
  » Subspecies Actinia equina olivacea (nomen dubium)
  » Subspecies Actinia equina pontica (nomen dubium)
  » Subspecies Actinia equina rubra (nomen dubium)
  » Subspecies Actinia equina rufa (nomen dubium)
  » Variety Actinia equina var. umbrina (nomen dubium)
  » Variety Actinia equina var. viridis (nomen dubium)
  » Subspecies Actinia equina atlantica Schmidt, 1971 accepted as Actinia sali Monteiro, Sole-Cava & Thorpe, 1997
  » Subspecies Actinia equina cari Delle Chiaje, 1822 accepted as Actinia cari Delle Chiaje, 1822
  » Subspecies Actinia equina mediterranea Schmidt, 1971 accepted as Actinia mediterranea Schmidt, 1971
  » Subspecies Actinia equina mesembryanthemum Linn. accepted as Actinia equina (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Subspecies Actinia equina prasina accepted as Actinia prasina Gosse, 1860
  » Variety Actinia equina var. chiococca Andr. accepted as Actinia equina (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Variety Actinia equina var. fragacea Gosse accepted as Actinia fragacea Tugwell, 1856
  » Variety Actinia equina var. striata Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Actinia striata Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
  » Variety Actinia equina var. striata Rizzi, 1907 accepted as Actinia striata Rizzi, 1907
  » Variety Actinia equina var. striata accepted as Paractinia striata (Risso, 1826)
Species Actinia erythrospilota Brandt, 1835
Species Actinia fiscella Müller, 1789
Species Actinia fragacea Tugwell, 1856
Species Actinia gelatinosa Moseley, 1877
Species Actinia gemma Drayton in Dana, 1846
Species Actinia gracilis Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834
Species Actinia graminea Drayton in Dana, 1846
Species Actinia grobbeni Watzl, 1922
Species Actinia iris Müller, 1789
Species Actinia kraemeri Pax, 1914
Species Actinia laurentii Brandt, 1835
Species Actinia mamillaris Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
Species Actinia mediterranea Schmidt, 1971
Species Actinia mertensii Brandt, 1835
Species Actinia minutissima Le Sueur, 1817
Species Actinia mucilaginosa
  » Subspecies Actinia mucilaginosa altera (nomen dubium)
  » Subspecies Actinia mucilaginosa prima (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia nigropunctata den Hartog & Ocaña, 2003
Species Actinia obtruncata Stimpson, 1853
Species Actinia ostraearum Gay, 1854
Species Actinia papuana Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
Species Actinia prasina Gosse, 1860
Species Actinia punctata Gay, 1854
Species Actinia pusilla Swartz, 1788
Species Actinia reclinata Bosc, 1802
Species Actinia rosea Risso, 1826
Species Actinia rosula Ehrenberg, 1834
Species Actinia rubida Holdsworth, 1855
Species Actinia rufa Risso, 1826
Species Actinia sali Monteiro, Sole-Cava & Thorpe, 1997
Species Actinia sanguineo-punctata Templeton, 1841
Species Actinia simplex Ehrenberg, 1834
Species Actinia sinensis Andres, 1883
Species Actinia striata Rizzi, 1907
Species Actinia striata Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
Species Actinia strigata Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
Species Actinia tabella Drayton in Dana, 1846
Species Actinia taeniata Gay, 1854
Species Actinia tenebrosa Farquhar, 1898
Species Actinia tilesii Milne Edwards, 1857
Species Actinia timida Verrill, 1868
Species Actinia tongana Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
Species Actinia truncata Müller, 1776
Species Actinia varians Müller, 1806
Species Actinia violacea Risso, 1826
Species Actinia volva Müller, 1776
Species Actinia zonata Rathke, 1836
  » Subspecies Actinia zonata cari (nomen dubium)

Species Actinia atrimaculata Grube, 1840 (taxon inquirendum, name unavailable "species delendae" according to Andres, 1883)
Species Actinia judaica (Linnaeus, 1761) (taxon inquirendum, name unavailable "species delendae" according to Andres, 1883)
Species Actinia zebra Grube, 1840 (taxon inquirendum, name unavailable "species delendae" according to Andres, 1883)

Species Actinia alderi Cocks, 1851 (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia anemonoides (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia arctica (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia bellii Cocks, 1850 (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia brevitentaculata Quoy & Gaimard (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia brune (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia caryophillus (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia caryophyllus (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia chiococea (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia chioiocca (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia coerulea (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia echina (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia edulis (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia effta (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia felinae (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia fenili (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia fusco-rubra Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia hemprichii (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia margaritaceum (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia marsilii (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia mesembrianthemum (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia mesembryantheum (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia multiformis (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia parasita (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia peyssonelii (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia polymorpha (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia rubra (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia ventricosa (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia vinosa (nomen dubium)

Species Actinia abyssicola Moseley, 1877 accepted as Stephanauge abyssicola (Moseley, 1877) (basionym)
Species Actinia achates Drayton in Dana, 1846 accepted as Antholoba achates (Drayton in Dana, 1846) (original binomen)
Species Actinia alba (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Discosoma album (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Actinia alba Cocks in Johnston, 1847 accepted as Sagartia alba (Cocks in Johnston, 1847)
Species Actinia alcyonoidea Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Actinodendron alcyonoideum (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833)
Species Actinia amethystina Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Stichodactyla gigantea (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Actinia anachoreta Pax, 1922 accepted as Pseudactinia infecunda (McMurrich, 1893)
Species Actinia anemone Ellis, 1768 accepted as Homostichanthus duerdeni Carlgren, 1900
Species Actinia anguicoma Price in Johnston, 1847 accepted as Actinothoe anguicoma (Price in Johnston, 1847) (original binomen)
Species Actinia annulata Le Sueur, 1817 accepted as Bartholomea annulata (Le Sueur, 1817)
Species Actinia arborea Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Actinodendron arboreum (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (original binomen)
Species Actinia artemisia Pickering in Dana, 1846 accepted as Anthopleura artemisia (Pickering in Dana, 1846) (original binomen)
Species Actinia aurantiaca Jordan, 1855 accepted as Metridium dianthus (Ellis, 1768)
Species Actinia aurantiaca Delle Chiaje, 1822 accepted as Condylactis aurantiaca (Delle Chiaje, 1825) (original binomen)
Species Actinia aurora Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Heteractis aurora (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (original binomen)
Species Actinia aurora Gosse, 1854 accepted as Sagartia troglodytes (Price in Johnston, 1847)
Species Actinia azurea Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Phymanthus coeruleus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833)
Species Actinia ballii (Cocks, 1851) accepted as Anthopleura ballii (Cocks, 1851)
Species Actinia bellis Ellis & Solander, 1786 accepted as Cereus pedunculatus (Pennant, 1777)
Species Actinia bicolor Le Sueur, 1817 accepted as Calliactis tricolor (Le Sueur, 1817) (Senior homonym of Actinia bicolor Lesson, 1830.)
Species Actinia bicolor Lesson, 1830 accepted as Sagartia lessonii Verrill, 1869
Species Actinia biserialis Forbes, 1840 accepted as Aiptasia mutabilis (Gravenhorst, 1831)
Species Actinia brasiliensis Tilesius in Milne Edwards, 1857 accepted as Tilesia brasiliensis (Tilesius in Milne Edwards, 1857) (original binomen)
Species Actinia brevicirrhata Risso, 1826 accepted as Cereus pedunculatus (Pennant, 1777)
Species Actinia brevitentacula Quoy & Gaimard accepted as Stichodactyla gigantea (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Actinia calendula Hughes in Ellis & Solander, 1786 accepted as Petalactis calendula (Hughes in Ellis & Solander, 1786) (original binomen)
Species Actinia candida Gosse, 1853 accepted as Actinothoe sphyrodeta (Gosse, 1858)
Species Actinia candida Müller, 1776 accepted as Metridium senile (Linnaeus, 1761)
  » Subspecies Actinia candida immaculata (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia capensis Lesson, 1830 accepted as Bunodosoma capense (Lesson, 1830)
Species Actinia carciniopados Otto, 1823 accepted as Adamsia palliata (Müller, 1776)
Species Actinia carciniopodos accepted as Adamsia palliata (Müller, 1776)
Species Actinia carcinopados accepted as Adamsia palliata (Müller, 1776)
Species Actinia carcinopoda accepted as Adamsia palliata (Müller, 1776)
Species Actinia carneola Stimpson, 1853 accepted as Stomphia coccinea (Müller, 1776)
Species Actinia casciniopados Otto accepted as Adamsia palliata (Müller, 1776)
Species Actinia cavernata Bosc, 1802 accepted as Bunodosoma cavernatum (Bosc, 1802)
Species Actinia cerasum Dalyell, 1848 accepted as Actinia equina (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Actinia cereus Müller, 1776 accepted as Actinia candida Müller, 1776
Species Actinia chamaeleon Grube, 1840 accepted as Telmatactis forskalii (Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834)
Species Actinia chamæleon Grube, 1840 accepted as Telmatactis forskalii (Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834)
Species Actinia chilensis Lesson, 1830 accepted as Anthothoe chilensis (Lesson, 1830) (original binomen)
Species Actinia chiococca Cocks in Johnston, 1847 accepted as Actinia equina (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Actinia chromatodera accepted as Paranthus chromatoderus (Schmarda, 1852)
Species Actinia chrysanthellum Peach in Johnston, 1847 accepted as Halcampa chrysanthellum (Peach in Johnston, 1847)
Species Actinia chrysosplenium Cocks in Johnston, 1847 accepted as Chrysoela chrysosplenium (Cocks in Johnson, 1847) (original binomen)
Species Actinia citrina (Haddon & Shackleton, 1893) accepted as Isactinia citrina (Haddon & Shackleton, 1893)
Species Actinia clavata Ilmoni, 1830 accepted as Sagartiogeton undatus (Müller, 1778)
  » Subspecies Actinia clavata rosacea (nomen dubium)
  » Variety Actinia clavata var. rosea Gosse, 1853 accepted as Anthopleura ballii (Cocks, 1851)
Species Actinia clavigera Drayton in Dana, 1846 accepted as Actinodactylus clavigerum (Drayton in Dana, 1846) (original binomen)
Species Actinia clavus Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Anemonactis clavus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (original binomen)
Species Actinia clematis Drayton in Dana, 1846 accepted as Phymactis clematis (Drayton in Dana, 1846) (original binomen)
Species Actinia coccinea Müller, 1776 accepted as Stomphia coccinea (Müller, 1776) (synonym)
Species Actinia concentrica Risso, 1826 accepted as Actinia cari Delle Chiaje, 1822
Species Actinia contarinii Heller, 1868 accepted as Paranemonia cinerea (Contarini, 1844)
Species Actinia corallina Risso, 1826 accepted as Actinia equina (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Actinia coriacea Cuvier, 1798 accepted as Urticina coriacea (Cuvier, 1798)
Species Actinia crassicornis Müller, 1776 accepted as Urticina crassicornis (Müller, 1776) (basionym)
Species Actinia cricoides (Duchassaing, 1850) accepted as Telmatactis cricoides (Duchassaing, 1850)
Species Actinia crucifera Le Sueur, 1817 accepted as Phymanthus crucifer (Le Sueur, 1817) (original binomen)
Species Actinia cruentata Couthouy in Dana, 1846 accepted as Parantheopsis cruentata (Couthouy in Dana, 1846) (original binomen)
Species Actinia crulea Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Phymanthus coeruleus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833)
Species Actinia cylindrica Reid, 1848 accepted as Peachia cylindrica (Reid, 1848) (original binomen)
Species Actinia cylindrica Renier, 1807 accepted as Cerianthus membranaceus (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Actinia decorata Couthouy in Dana, 1846 accepted as Calliactis polypus (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Actinia denticulosa Le Sueur, 1817 accepted as Corynactis denticulosa (Le Sueur, 1817)
Species Actinia depressa (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) accepted as Anemonia depressa Duchassaing de Fonbressin & Michelotti, 1860
Species Actinia depressa Rapp, 1829 accepted as Paractinia striata (Risso, 1826)
Species Actinia diadema Drayton in Dana, 1846 accepted as Bunodosoma diadema (Drayton in Dana, 1846) (original binomen)
Species Actinia dianthus Ellis, 1768 accepted as Metridium dianthus (Ellis, 1768) (original binomen)
Species Actinia diaphana Rapp, 1829 accepted as Aiptasia diaphana (Rapp, 1829) (original binomen)
Species Actinia diaphana Delle Chiaje, 1841 accepted as Andresia parthenopea (Andrès, 1883)
Species Actinia digitata Müller, 1776 accepted as Hormathia digitata (O.F. Müller, 1776) (original binomen)
Species Actinia dilatata accepted as Hormathia digitata (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Actinia ditata accepted as Hormathia digitata (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Actinia doreensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Macrodactyla doreensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (original binomen)
Species Actinia effeta accepted as Calliactis parasitica (Couch, 1842)
Species Actinia effoeta Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Calliactis parasitica (Couch, 1842)
Species Actinia ehrenbergii Brandt, 1835 accepted as Entacmaea quadricolor (Leuckart in Rüppell & Leuckart, 1828)
Species Actinia elegans Dalyell, 1848 accepted as Sagartia elegans (Dalyell, 1848) (original binomen)
Species Actinia elegantissima Brandt, 1835 accepted as Anthopleura elegantissima (Brandt, 1835) (original binomen)
Species Actinia elongata Delle Chiaje, 1825
Species Actinia equine accepted as Actinia equina (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Subspecies Actinia equine mesembryanthemum (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia equini accepted as Actinia equina (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Actinia explorator Dalyell, 1848 accepted as Sagartiogeton viduatus (Müller, 1776)
Species Actinia felina (Linnaeus, 1761) accepted as Urticina felina (Linnaeus, 1761)
Species Actinia felina Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Metridium dianthus (Ellis, 1768)
Species Actinia filiformis Rapp, 1829 accepted as Cereus filiformis (Rapp, 1829)
Species Actinia flagellifera Drayton in Dana, 1846 accepted as Pseudactinia flagellifera (Drayton in Dana, 1846) (original binomen)
Species Actinia flava Péron & Le Sueur in Le Sueur, 1817 accepted as Actinecta flava (Péron & Le Sueur in Le Sueur, 1817)
Species Actinia florida Drayton in Dana, 1846 accepted as Phymactis clematis (Drayton in Dana, 1846)
Species Actinia fuegiensis Couthouy in Dana, 1846 accepted as Antholoba achates (Drayton in Dana, 1846)
Species Actinia gemmacea Ellis & Solander, 1786 accepted as Aulactinia verrucosa (Pennant, 1777)
Species Actinia gemmacea accepted as Urticina felina (Linnaeus, 1761)
Species Actinia gigantea (Forskål, 1775) accepted as Stichodactyla gigantea (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Actinia gigas Renieri accepted as Stichodactyla gigantea (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Actinia glandulosa Otto, 1823 accepted as Bunodactis glandulosa (Otto, 1823)
Species Actinia globulosa Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Eloactis globulosa (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (original binomen)
Species Actinia gracilis Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Anemonia gracilis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833)
Species Actinia granulifera Le Sueur, 1817 accepted as Bunodosoma granuliferum (Le Sueur, 1817)
Species Actinia guttata Agassiz accepted as Verrillactis sol (Verrill, 1864)
Species Actinia gygas Renieri accepted as Stichodactyla gigantea (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Actinia halsatica accepted as Urticina felina (Linnaeus, 1761) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia helianthus Ellis, 1768 accepted as Stichodactyla helianthus (Ellis, 1768) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia hemisphaerica Pennant, 1777 accepted as Actinia equina (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia hemispherica Pennant, 1777 accepted as Actinia equina (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia holsatica Müller, 1806 accepted as Urticina felina (Linnaeus, 1761) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia hyalina Delle Chiaje, 1822 accepted as Aiptasiogeton hyalinus (Delle Chiaje, 1822) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia hyalina Le Sueur, 1817 accepted as Ragactis hyalina (Le Sueur, 1817) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia impatiens Couthouy in Dana, 1846 accepted as Paractis impatiens (Couthouy in Dana, 1846) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia infecunda McMurrich, 1893 accepted as Pseudactinia infecunda (McMurrich, 1893) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia inornata Stimpson, 1856 accepted as Bunodactis inornata (Stimpson, 1856) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia intestinalis Fabricius, 1780 accepted as Acthelmis intestinalis (Fabricius, 1780) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia johnstoni Cocks accepted as Cereus pedunculatus (Pennant, 1777) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia lacerata Dalyell, 1848 accepted as Sagartiogeton laceratus (Dalyell, 1848) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia lacerata accepted as Aiptasiogeton pellucidus (Hollard, 1848) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia lineolata Couthouy in Dana, 1846 accepted as Antiparactis lineolata (Couthouy in Dana, 1846) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia macloviana Lesson, 1830 accepted as Urticina macloviana (Lesson, 1830) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia maculata Adams, 1800 accepted as Adamsia palliata (Müller, 1776) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia maculata accepted as Calliactis polypus (Forsskål, 1775) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia magnifica Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Heteractis magnifica (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia mammillaris accepted as Actinia mamillaris Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 (unaccepted)
Species Actinia margaritifera Templeton, 1836 accepted as Actinia equina (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia marginata Le Sueur, 1817 accepted as Metridium dianthus (Ellis, 1768) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia melanaster Verrill, 1901 accepted as Anemonia melanaster (Verrill, 1901) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia mesembryanthemum Ellis & Solander, 1786 accepted as Actinia nigropunctata den Hartog & Ocaña, 2003 (unaccepted)
Species Actinia miniata Gosse, 1853 accepted as Sagartia elegans (Dalyell, 1848) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia mollis Couthouy in Dana, 1846 accepted as Discosoma molle (Couthouy in Dana, 1846) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia monile Templeton, 1836 accepted as Anthopleura monile (Templeton, 1836) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia monilifera Drayton in Dana, 1846 accepted as Paractis monilifera (Drayton in Dana, 1846) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia multicolor Stimpson, 1856 accepted as Physactis multicolor (Stimpson, 1856) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia mutabilis Gravenhorst, 1831 accepted as Aiptasia mutabilis (Gravenhorst, 1831) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia napensis Stimpson, 1856 accepted as Sagartia napensis (Stimpson, 1856) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia neglecta Leidy, 1855 accepted as Ilyanthus neglectus (Leidy, 1855) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia nigropunctata Stimpson, 1856 accepted as Sagartia nigropunctata (Stimpson, 1856) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Actinia nitida Dawson, 1858 accepted as Stomphia coccinea (Müller, 1776) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia nivea Lesson, 1830 accepted as Paranthus niveus (Lesson, 1830) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia nivea Gosse, 1853 accepted as Sagartia elegans (Dalyell, 1848) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia nodosa Fabricius, 1780 accepted as Hormathia nodosa (Fabricius, 1780) (unaccepted)
  » Subspecies Actinia nodosa tuberculosa (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia novæ-hiberniæ accepted as Paractis novaehyberniae (Lesson, 1830) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia novaehyberniae Lesson, 1830 accepted as Paractis novaehyberniae (Lesson, 1830) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia novae-hyberniae Lesson, 1830 accepted as Paractis novaehyberniae (Lesson, 1830) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia nymphaea Drayton in Dana, 1846 accepted as Sagartia nymphaea (Drayton in Dana, 1846) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia ocellata Lesson, 1830 accepted as Parantheopsis ocellata (Lesson, 1830) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia olivacea Le Sueur, 1817 accepted as Actinecta olivacea (Le Sueur, 1817) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia ornata Wright, 1856 accepted as Sagartia elegans (Dalyell, 1848) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia ornata Holdsworth, 1855 accepted as Sagartia troglodytes (Price in Johnston, 1847) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia osculifera Le Sueur, 1817 accepted as Rhodactis osculifera (Le Sueur, 1817) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia palliata accepted as Adamsia palliata (Müller, 1776) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia pallida Holdsworth, 1855 accepted as Metridium senile (Linnaeus, 1761) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia papaver Drayton in Dana, 1846 accepted as Paractis papaver (Drayton in Dana, 1846) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia papillosa Lesson, 1830 accepted as Phymactis papillosa (Lesson, 1830) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia parasitica Couch, 1842 accepted as Calliactis parasitica (Couch, 1842) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia parvitentaculata Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Stichodactyla gigantea (Forsskål, 1775) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia paumotensis Couthouy in Dana, 1846 accepted as Heteractis crispa (Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia pedunculata Pennant, 1777 accepted as Cereus pedunculatus (Pennant, 1777) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia pedunculata Gaertn. accepted as Aulactinia verrucosa (Pennant, 1777) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia pelagica Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Bunodeopsis pelagica (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia pellucida Hollard, 1848 accepted as Aiptasiogeton pellucidus (Hollard, 1848) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia pellucida Alder, 1858 accepted as Metridium senile (Linnaeus, 1761) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia pentapetala Pennant accepted as Metridium dianthus (Ellis, 1768) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia peruviana Lesson, 1830 accepted as Paractis peruviana (Lesson, 1830) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia phaeochira (Schmarda, 1852) accepted as Anemonia sulcata (Pennant, 1777) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia picta Risso, 1826 accepted as Adamsia palliata (Müller, 1776) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia picta Lesson, 1830 accepted as Anactis picta (Lesson, 1830) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia plumosa accepted as Metridium dianthus (Ellis, 1768) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia pluvia Drayton in Dana, 1846 accepted as Phymanthea pluvia (Drayton in Dana, 1846) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia polypus accepted as Calliactis polypus (Forsskål, 1775) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia prehensa Moebius accepted as Triactis producta Klunzinger, 1877 (unaccepted)
Species Actinia pretiosa Dana, 1846 accepted as Alicia pretiosa (Dana, 1846) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia priapus Brandt, 1835 accepted as Metridium farcimen (Brandt, 1835) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia priapus Tilesius, 1809 accepted as Metridium farcimen (Brandt, 1835) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia priapus accepted as Calliactis parasitica (Couch, 1842) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia primula Drayton in Dana, 1846 accepted as Nemactis primula (Drayton in Dana, 1846) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia producta Stimpson, 1856 accepted as Haloclava producta (Stimpson, 1856) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia prolifera Sars, 1835 accepted as Gonactinia prolifera (Sars, 1835) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia psapharoderma Pax, 1922 accepted as Pseudactinia infecunda (McMurrich, 1893) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia pulcherrima Jordan, 1855 accepted as Sagartia elegans (Dalyell, 1848) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia punctulata Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Spyractis punctulata (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia purpurea Cuvier, 1798 accepted as Actinia equina (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia pustulata Couthouy in Dana, 1846 accepted as Phymactis pustulata (Couthouy in Dana, 1846) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia quadrangularis Bruguière, 1789 accepted as Tetractis quadrangularis (Bruguière, 1789) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia quadricolor Leuckart in Rüppel & Leuckart, 1828 accepted as Entacmaea quadricolor (Leuckart in Rüppell & Leuckart, 1828) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia quatricolor accepted as Entacmaea quadricolor (Leuckart in Rüppell & Leuckart, 1828) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia radiata Stimpson, 1856 accepted as Paraiptasia radiata (Stimpson, 1856) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia rapiformis Le Sueur, 1817 accepted as Paranthus rapiformis (Le Sueur, 1817) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia reticulata Couthouy in Dana, 1846 accepted as Antholoba achates (Drayton in Dana, 1846) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia rhodora Couthouy in Dana, 1846 accepted as Paranthus rhodora (Couthouy in Dana, 1846) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia rondeleti Delle Chiaje, 1822 accepted as Adamsia rondeletii (Delle Chiaje, 1822) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia rondeletii Delle Chiaje, 1822 accepted as Adamsia rondeletii (Delle Chiaje, 1822) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia rosea Gosse, 1853 accepted as Sagartia elegans (Dalyell, 1848) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia rubro-alba Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Sagartia rubroalba (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia rubus Drayton in Dana, 1846 accepted as Nemactis rubus (Drayton in Dana, 1846) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia rufa Müller, 1776 accepted as Metridium senile (Linnaeus, 1761) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia sanctaecatherinae Lesson, 1830 accepted as Paractis sanctaecatherinae (Lesson, 1830) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia sanctae-catherinae Lesson, 1830 accepted as Paractis sanctaecatherinae (Lesson, 1830) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia sanctaehelenae Lesson, 1830 accepted as Phymactis sanctaehelenae (Lesson, 1830) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia sanctae-helenae Lesson, 1830 accepted as Phymactis sanctaehelenae (Lesson, 1830) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia schmidti Monteiro, Sole-Cava & Thorpe, 1997 accepted as Actinia mediterranea Schmidt, 1971 (unaccepted)
Species Actinia senilis Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Metridium senile (Linnaeus, 1761) (unaccepted)
  » Subspecies Actinia senilis crassicornis (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia sipunculoides Stimpson, 1853 accepted as Edwardsia sipunculoides (Stimpson, 1853) (unaccepted, basionym)
Species Actinia sociata Ellis, 1768 accepted as Zoanthus sociatus (Ellis, 1768) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia sol Agass. accepted as Verrillactis sol (Verrill, 1864) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia solifera Le Sueur, 1817 accepted as Bartholomea annulata (Le Sueur, 1817) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia spectabilis Fabricii, 1780 accepted as Hormathia digitata (O.F. Müller, 1776) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia squamata Bruguiere, 1789 accepted as Taractostephanus squamosa (Bruguière, 1789) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia squamosa Bruguière, 1789 accepted as Taractostephanus squamosa (Bruguière, 1789) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia striata Risso, 1826 accepted as Paractinia striata (Risso, 1826) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia subfusca Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Paractis subfusca (Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834) (unaccepted)
  » Subspecies Actinia subfusca mollis (nomen dubium)
Species Actinia sulcata Pennant, 1777 accepted as Anemonia sulcata (Pennant, 1777) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia suspecta Pax, 1922 accepted as Pseudactinia flagellifera (Hertwig, 1882) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia templetonii Couch, 1844 accepted as Cereus pedunculatus (Pennant, 1777) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia teneblosa accepted as Actinia tenebrosa Farquhar, 1898 (unaccepted)
Species Actinia thallia Gosse, 1854 accepted as Anthopleura thallia (Gosse, 1854) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia thompsoni Coughtrey, 1875 accepted as Epiactis thompsoni (Coughtrey, 1875) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia thomsoni accepted as Actinia thompsoni Coughtrey, 1875 (unaccepted)
Species Actinia tricolor Le Sueur, 1817 accepted as Calliactis tricolor (Le Sueur, 1817) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia troglodytes Price in Johnston, 1847 accepted as Sagartia troglodytes (Price in Johnston, 1847) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia tuberculata Cocks, 1851 accepted as Urticina tuberculata (Cocks, 1851) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia tuberculosa Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Phlyctenactis tuberculosa (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia tuediae Johnston, 1832 accepted as Bolocera tuediae (Johnston, 1832) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia tungana accepted as Actinia tongana Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 (unaccepted)
Species Actinia turbinata accepted as Telmatactis decora (Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia ultramarina Péron & Le Sueur in Le Sueur, 1817 accepted as Actinecta ultramarina (Péron & Le Sueur in Le Sueur, 1817) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia undata Müller, 1778 accepted as Sagartiogeton undatus (Müller, 1778) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia undata Ilmoni, 1830 accepted as Actinothoe clavata (Ilmoni, 1830) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia undulosa accepted as Sagartiogeton undatus (Müller, 1778) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia vagans Lesson, 1830 accepted as Petalactis vagans (Lesson, 1830) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia vas accepted as Entacmaea quadricolor (Leuckart in Rüppell & Leuckart, 1828) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia vasa Quoy & Gaimard: de Blainville, 1830 accepted as Entacmaea quadricolor (Leuckart in Rüppell & Leuckart, 1828) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia vasum accepted as Entacmaea quadricolor (Leuckart in Rüppell & Leuckart, 1828) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia venusta Gosse, 1854 accepted as Sagartia elegans (Dalyell, 1848) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia veratra Drayton in Dana, 1846 accepted as Aulactinia veratra (Drayton in Dana, 1846) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia vermicularis Forbes in Johnston, 1847 accepted as Cerianthus vermicularis (Forbes in Johnston, 1847) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia verrucosa Pennant, 1777 accepted as Aulactinia verrucosa (Pennant, 1777) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia vestita Renier, 1807 accepted as Cerianthus membranaceus (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia viduata W. Thompson accepted as Sagartia troglodytes (Price in Johnston, 1847) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia villosa accepted as Actineria villosa Quoy & Gaimard in de Blainville, 1830 (unaccepted)
Species Actinia virescens accepted as Discosoma viridescens (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia virgata Johnson, 1861 accepted as Actinia cari Delle Chiaje, 1822 (unaccepted)
Species Actinia viridescens Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Discosoma viridescens (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia viridis accepted as Anemonia sulcata (Pennant, 1777) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia viridis Gmelin accepted as Anemonia viridis (Forsskål, 1775) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia viridula Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Actinecta viridula (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia xanthogrammica Brandt, 1835 accepted as Anthopleura xanthogrammica (Brandt, 1835) (unaccepted, original binomen)
Species Actinia yarrelli Cocks, 1851 accepted as Actinothoe yarrellii (Cocks, 1851) (unaccepted)
Species Actinia yarrellii Cocks, 1851 (unaccepted, Name unavailable "species delendae" according to Andres, 1883)
marine
Linnaeus C. (1767). Systema naturae per regna tria naturae: secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Ed. 12. 1., Regnum Animale. 1 & 2. Holmiae, Laurentii Salvii. Holmiae [Stockholm], Laurentii Salvii. pp. 1-532 [1766] pp. 533-1327 [1767]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83650#5 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Daly, M.; Fautin, D. (2018). World List of Actiniaria. Actinia Linnaeus, 1767. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=100694 on 2018-05-22
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2015-10-06 13:36:17Z
changed

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


original description Linnaeus C. (1767). Systema naturae per regna tria naturae: secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Ed. 12. 1., Regnum Animale. 1 & 2. Holmiae, Laurentii Salvii. Holmiae [Stockholm], Laurentii Salvii. pp. 1-532 [1766] pp. 533-1327 [1767]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83650#5 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record van der Land, J.; den Hartog, J.H. (2001). Actiniaria, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 106-109 (look up in IMIS[details]   

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. in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 59-101., available online at http://si-pddr.si.edu/handle/10088/8431 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Hansson, H. (2004). North East Atlantic Taxa (NEAT): Nematoda. Internet pdf Ed. Aug 1998., available online at http://www.tmbl.gu.se/libdb/taxon/taxa.html [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofActinea) Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World., available online at http://hercules.kgs.ku.edu/Hexacoral/Anemone2/ [details]