WoRMS taxon details

Stylaster Gray, 1831

117246  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117246)

accepted
Genus
Madrepora roseus Pallas, 1766 accepted as Stylaster roseus (Pallas, 1766) (type by subsequent designation)
Species Stylaster alaskanus Fisher, 1938
Species Stylaster amphiheloides Kent, 1871
Species Stylaster antillarum Zibrowius & Cairns, 1982
Species Stylaster antiquus Sismondi, 1871 †
Species Stylaster asper Kent, 1871
Species Stylaster atlanticus Broch, 1936
Species Stylaster aurantiacus Cairns, 1986
Species Stylaster bellus (Dana, 1848)
Species Stylaster biflabellum Cairns, 2015
Species Stylaster bilobatus Hickson & England, 1909
Species Stylaster bithalamus Broch, 1936
Species Stylaster blatteus (Boschma, 1961)
Species Stylaster bocki Broch, 1936
Species Stylaster boreopacificus Broch, 1932
Species Stylaster boschmai (Eguchi, 1965)
Species Stylaster brochi (Fisher, 1938)
Species Stylaster brunneus Boschma, 1970
Species Stylaster californicus (Verrill, 1866)
Species Stylaster campylecus (Fisher, 1938)
Species Stylaster carinatus Broch, 1936
Species Stylaster chibaensis Eguchi, 1954 †
Species Stylaster cocosensis Cairns, 1991
Species Stylaster complanatus Pourtalès, 1867
Species Stylaster compressus Roemer, 1863 †
Species Stylaster corallium Cairns, 1986
Species Stylaster crassior Broch, 1936
Species Stylaster crassiseptum Cairns & Lindner, 2011
Species Stylaster cretaceous Jell, Cook & Jell, 2011 †
Species Stylaster densicaulis Moseley, 1879
Species Stylaster dentatus Broch, 1936
Species Stylaster diastemata Cairns, 2015
Species Stylaster divergens Marenzeller, 1904
Species Stylaster duchassaingi Pourtalès, 1867
Species Stylaster eguchii (Boschma, 1966)
Species Stylaster elassotomus Fisher, 1938
Species Stylaster erubescens Pourtalès, 1868
Species Stylaster filogranus Pourtalès, 1871
Species Stylaster flabelliformis (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Stylaster fundatus Cairns, 2015
Species Stylaster galapagensis Cairns, 1986
Species Stylaster gemmascens (Esper, 1794)
Species Stylaster gigas Cairns & Grant-Mackie, 1993 †
Species Stylaster gracilis Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850
Species Stylaster granulosus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850
Species Stylaster griggi Cairns, 2005
Species Stylaster griseus Cairns & Zibrowius, 2013
Species Stylaster hattorii (Eguchi, 1968)
Species Stylaster horologium Cairns, 1991
Species Stylaster ibericus Zibrowius & Cairns, 1992
Species Stylaster imbricatus Cairns, 1991
Species Stylaster incompletus (Tenison-Woods, 1883)
Species Stylaster incrassatus Broch, 1936
Species Stylaster infundibuliferus Cairns, 2005
Species Stylaster inornatus Cairns, 1986
Species Stylaster kenti Cairns & Zibrowius, 2013
Species Stylaster laevigatus Cairns, 1986
Species Stylaster leptostylus (Fisher, 1938)
Species Stylaster lindneri Cairns, 2015
Species Stylaster lonchitis Broch, 1947
Species Stylaster marenzelleri Cairns, 1986
Species Stylaster maroccanus Zibrowius & Cairns, 1992
Species Stylaster marshae Cairns, 1988
Species Stylaster microstriatus Broch, 1936
Species Stylaster milleri Durham, 1942 †
Species Stylaster miniatus (Pourtalès, 1868)
Species Stylaster mooraboolensis (Hall, 1893) †
Species Stylaster multiplex Hickson & England, 1905
Species Stylaster nobilis (Saville-Kent, 1871)
Species Stylaster norvegicus (Gunnerus, 1768)
Species Stylaster obtusus Cairns, 2015
Species Stylaster omanensis Cairns & Samimi-Namin, 2015
Species Stylaster papuensis Zibrowius, 1981
Species Stylaster parageus (Fisher, 1938)
Species Stylaster polymorphus (Broch, 1936)
Species Stylaster polystomos Cairns, 2015
Species Stylaster priscus Reuss, 1872 †
Species Stylaster profundiporus Broch, 1936
Species Stylaster profundus (Moseley, 1879)
Species Stylaster pulcher Quelch, 1884
Species Stylaster purpuratus (Naumov, 1960)
Species Stylaster ramosus Broch, 1947
Species Stylaster repandus Cairns & Lindner, 2011
Species Stylaster robustus (Cairns, 1983)
Species Stylaster rosaceus (Greeff, 1886)
Species Stylaster roseus (Pallas, 1766)
Species Stylaster sanguineus Valenciennes in Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850
Species Stylaster scabiosus Broch, 1935
Species Stylaster sinuosus (Cairns, 1991)
Species Stylaster solidus Broch, 1935
Species Stylaster spatula Cairns, 1986
Species Stylaster stejnegeri (Fisher, 1938)
Species Stylaster stellulatus Stewart, 1878
Species Stylaster subviolacea (Kent, 1871)
Species Stylaster tenisonwoodsi Cairns, 1988
Species Stylaster trachystomus (Fisher, 1938)
Species Stylaster venustus (Verrill, 1870)
Species Stylaster verrillii (Dall, 1884)

Species Stylaster nagaoi (Eguchi, 1968) † (nomen nudum)
Species Stylaster rossoamericanus Brandt, 1872 (nomen nudum)

Subgenus Stylaster (Eustylaster) Broch, 1914 accepted as Stylaster Gray, 1831
Species Stylaster abei Eguchi, 1968 accepted as Stylaster polyorchis (Fisher, 1938)
Species Stylaster cancellatus Fisher, 1938 accepted as Stylaster alaskanus Fisher, 1938
Species Stylaster challengeri Boschma, 1951 accepted as Stenohelia profunda Moseley, 1881
Species Stylaster echinatus Broch, 1936 accepted as Stylaster filogranus Pourtalès, 1871
Species Stylaster elegans Verrill, 1864 accepted as Stylaster sanguineus Valenciennes in Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850
Species Stylaster elegans Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 accepted as Stylaster duchassaingi Pourtalès, 1867
Species Stylaster eximius Kent, 1871 accepted as Stylaster duchassaingi Pourtalès, 1867 (synonym)
Species Stylaster laevis Studer, 1878 accepted as Conopora laevis (Studer, 1878)
Species Stylaster minima Hickson & England, 1905 accepted as Stenohelia minima (Hickson & England, 1905)
Species Stylaster moseleyanus (Fisher, 1938) accepted as Stylaster campylecus (Fisher, 1938)
  » Forma Stylaster moseleyanus f. leptostylus accepted as Stylaster leptostylus (Fisher, 1938) (raised to species rank)
Species Stylaster obliquus Studer, 1878 accepted as Conopora laevis (Studer, 1878)
Species Stylaster polyorchis (Fisher, 1938) accepted as Stylaster campylecus (Fisher, 1938)
Species Stylaster punctatus Pourtalès, 1871 accepted as Stylaster roseus (Pallas, 1766)
Species Stylaster tenuis Verrill, 1864 accepted as Stylaster sanguineus Valenciennes in Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850
Species Stylaster tiliata Hickson & England, 1905 accepted as Stenohelia tiliata (Hickson & England, 1905)
Species Stylaster umbonata Hickson & England, 1905 accepted as Stenohelia umbonata (Hickson & England, 1905)
Species Stylaster verrucosus Studer, 1878 accepted as Conopora verrucosa (Studer, 1878)
Species Stylaster yabei Eguchi, 1941 accepted as Stenohelia yabei (Eguchi, 1941)
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
Depth range 1-1485 m  
Depth range 1-1485 m [details]

Fossil range Oligocene to Recent  
Fossil range Oligocene to Recent [details]

Taxonomy Cairns (1983) divided the genus into three species groups, based othe orientation of the cyclosystem on the branches.  
Taxonomy Cairns (1983) divided the genus into three species groups, based othe orientation of the cyclosystem on the branches. [details]

Description Calcareous skeleton with fine, tapering branches which are rounded in section. Pores grouped along outer edges. White,...  
Description Calcareous skeleton with fine, tapering branches which are rounded in section. Pores grouped along outer edges. White, purplish to yellow. Habitat: shallow to deep water. Distribution: all warm seas (Richmond, 1997). [details]
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Stylaster Gray, 1831. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117246 on 2018-06-18
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2010-11-20 02:14:34Z
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2010-11-21 17:12:16Z
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basis of record van der Land, J.; Vervoort, W.; Cairns, S.D.; Schuchert, P. (2001). Hydrozoa, 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. 112-120 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Veron, J.E.N. (1986). Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. Angus & Robertson Publishers, London. [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D., and Lindner, A,. 2011. A Revision of the Stylasteridae (Cnidaria, Hydrozoa, Filifera) from Alaska and Adjacent Waters. ZooKeys 158 : 1–88.  [details]   

redescription Cairns, S. D. (2015). Stylasteridae (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa: Anthoathecata) of the New Caledonian Region. Tropical Deep-Sea Benthos 28. Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (1993), 207. Publications Scientifiques du Muséum: Paris. 361 + 1 cd-rom pp., available online at https://repository.si.edu/handle/10088/27379
page(s): 158; note: Key to New Caledonian species. [details]   

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1986. A revision of the Northwest Atlantic Stylasteridae (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). Smithson. Contr. Zool. 418 : 1-131., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/smithsoniancontributions/Zoology/pdf_hi/SCTZ-0418.pdf
page(s): 54 [details]   

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1988. New records of Stylasteridae (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa) from Western Australia, including the description of two new species. Rec. W. Aust. Mus. 14 1: 105-119. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1991. The Marine Fauna of New Zealand: Stylasteridae (Cnidaria: Hydroida). Mem. N.Z. oceanogr. Inst. 98 : 1-99. [details]   

redescription Zibrowius, H. & S.D. Cairns, 1992. Revision of the northeast Atlantic and Mediterranean Stylasteridae (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa). Mém. Mus. natn. Hist. nat. Paris, sér. A, Zool. 153 : 1-136. [details]   

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1986. Stylasteridae (Hydrozoa: Hydroida) of the Galapagos Islands. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 426: 1-42. [details]   

identification resource Cairns, S.D. (1992). A generic revision of the Stylasteridae (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). Part 3. Keys to the genera. Bull Mar. Sci. 49(1-2): 538-545. [details]   

additional source  (ofAllopora Ehrenberg, 1834) Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofAllopora Ehrenberg, 1834) Cnidaria Antarctic checklist (look up in IMIS[details]   

redescription  (ofAllopora Ehrenberg, 1834) Cairns, S.D., 1983. Antarctic and subantarctic Stylasterina (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). In: Biology of the Antarctic Seas, XIII. Antarct. Res. Ser. 38 2: 61-164.
page(s): 142 [details]   

context source (MSBIAS) MEDIN. (2011). UK checklist of marine species derived from the applications Marine Recorder and UNICORN. version 1.0. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Type locality 
From editor or global species database
Depth range 1-1485 m [details]

Fossil range Oligocene to Recent [details]

Taxonomy Cairns (1983) divided the genus into three species groups, based othe orientation of the cyclosystem on the branches. [details]

From other sources
Description Calcareous skeleton with fine, tapering branches which are rounded in section. Pores grouped along outer edges. White, purplish to yellow. Habitat: shallow to deep water. Distribution: all warm seas (Richmond, 1997). [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 



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