WoRMS taxon details

Urticina crassicornis (Müller, 1776)

100832  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:100832)

accepted
Species
marine
Not documented
Taxonomic Remark The application of this epithet by Hand (1955) to specimens in California is probably a misapplication.  
Taxonomic Remark The application of this epithet by Hand (1955) to specimens in California is probably a misapplication. [details]
Daly, M.; Fautin, D. (2018). World List of Actiniaria. Urticina crassicornis (Müller, 1776). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=100832 on 2018-10-16
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2015-10-13 10:34:41Z
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2018-01-03 20:11:03Z
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basis of record  van der Land, J.; den Hartog, J.H. (2001). Actiniaria, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 50: pp. 106-109 (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  Hand, C. (1955). The sea anemones of central California Part II. The endomyarian and mesomyarian anemones. <em>Wasmann Journal of Biology.</em> 13: 37-99.
note: Hand (1955) uses the name Urticina crassiconis (Mueller, 1776) for animals from California, although this name had previously been applied only to animals from the Atlantic and Arctic Oceans. ...  
Hand (1955) uses the name Urticina crassiconis (Mueller, 1776) for animals from California, although this name had previously been applied only to animals from the Atlantic and Arctic Oceans. This is widely perceived to be a misapplication (see e.g., Manuel, 1981 or Sanamyan & Sanamyan 2007)
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additional source  Manuel, R. L. (1981). British Anthozoa. <em>London: Academic Press.</em> 241 pp. (Synopses of the British Fauna). [details]   

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

additional source  Sanamyan, N. P. & Sanamyan, K. E. (2007). The genera Urticina and Cribrinopsis (Anthozoa: Actiniaria) from the north‐western Pacific. <em>Journal of Natural History.</em> 40(7-8): 359-393., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00222930600703532 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Taxonomic Remark The application of this epithet by Hand (1955) to specimens in California is probably a misapplication. [details]

From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 

LanguageName 
English mottled anemone  [details]