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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 100803

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexacorallia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActiniaria (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNynantheae (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThenaria (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEndomyaria (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActiniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia Linnaeus, 1767
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPriapus equinus Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinea chiococca
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinea margaritifera
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinea mesembryanthemum
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia (Entacmaea) mesembryanthemum Ellis & Solander, 1786
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia cerasum Dalyell, 1848
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia chiococca Cocks in Johnston, 1847
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia corallina Risso, 1826
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina mesembryanthemum Linn.
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina var. chiococca Andr.
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equine
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equini
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia hemisphaerica Pennant, 1777
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia hemispherica Pennant, 1777
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia margaritifera Templeton, 1836
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia purpurea Cuvier, 1798
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPriapus equinus Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPriapus ruber Forsskål, 1775
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorthundërkali e kuqeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoranemonia e kuqe  [details]
Catalan Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortomàquet de mar  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrode paardenanemoonUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrode paardeanemoonUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpaardenanemoonUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgewone zeeanemoonUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgemeene zeeanemoon  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbeadlet anemone  [details]
Finnish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhepomerivuokko  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoractinie rouge  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPferdeaktinie  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpomodoro di mare  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΚόκκινη ανεμώνα  [details]
Portuguese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMorango-do-mar  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortomate de mar  [details]
Direct child
taxa (24)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina castanea (nomen dubium)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina coccinea (nomen dubium)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina concentrica (nomen dubium)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina equina (nomen dubium)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina glauca (nomen dubium)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina hemisphaerica (nomen dubium)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina hepatica (nomen dubium)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina japonica (nomen dubium)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina olivacea (nomen dubium)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina pontica (nomen dubium)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina rubra (nomen dubium)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina rufa (nomen dubium)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina var. umbrina (nomen dubium)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina var. viridis (nomen dubium)

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina atlantica Schmidt, 1971 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia sali Monteiro, Sole-Cava & Thorpe, 1997
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina cari Delle Chiaje, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia cari Delle Chiaje, 1822
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina mediterranea Schmidt, 1971 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia mediterranea Schmidt, 1971
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina mesembryanthemum Linn. accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina (Linnaeus, 1758)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina prasina accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia prasina Gosse, 1860
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina var. chiococca Andr. accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina (Linnaeus, 1758)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina var. fragacea Gosse accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia fragacea Tugwell, 1856
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina var. striata Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia striata Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina var. striata Rizzi, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia striata Rizzi, 1907
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinia equina var. striata accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParactinia striata (Risso, 1826)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Ocean [details]
Ireland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKerkennah Islands [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast North Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOosterschelde [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWesterschelde [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Spain
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom [details]
Wadden Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWadden Sea [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoridicola actiniae (Della Valle, 1880) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastroecus arcticus Hansen, 1886 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLichomolgus actiniae Della Valle, 1880 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParanthessius anemoniae Claus, 1889 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParastaurosoma kamchaticum Avdeev & Avdeev, 1975 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (328 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (35 nucleotides; 56 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Biotic Interactions (GloBI) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Tropical Indo-Pacific in Kalk (1958). [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:100803
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2015-10-13 10:34:41Z  changed  Fautin, Daphne
  
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  Citation: Fautin, D. (2016). Actinia equina (Linnaeus, 1758). In: Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=100803 on 2016-07-23
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