WoRMS taxon details

Alcyoniidae Lamouroux, 1812

125269  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125269)

accepted
Family
Genus Alcyonium Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Aldersladum Benayahu & McFadden, 2011
Genus Anthomastus Verrill, 1878
Genus Bathyalcyon Versluys, 1906
Genus Bellonella Gray, 1862
Genus Ceratocaulon Jungersen, 1892
Genus Cladiella Gray, 1869
Genus Complexum van Ofwegen, Aurelle & Sartoretto, 2014
Genus Discophyton McFadden & Hochberg, 2003
Genus Elbeenus Alderslade, 2002
Genus Eleutherobia (Pütter, 1900)
Genus Hedera Conti-Jerpe & Freshwater, 2017
Genus Inflatocalyx Verseveldt & Bayer, 1988
Genus Klyxum Alderslade, 2000
Genus Lanthanocephalus Williams & Starmer, 2000
Genus Lithophyton
Genus Lobophytum Marenzeller, 1886
Genus Lohowia Alderslade, 2003
Genus Malacacanthus Thomson, 1910
Genus Minabea Utinomi, 1957
Genus Notodysiferus Alderslade, 2003
Genus Paraminabea Williams & Alderslade, 1999
Genus Protodendron Thomson & Dean, 1931
Genus Pseudoanthomastus Tixier-Durivault & d'Hondt, 1974
Genus Rhytisma Alderslade, 2000
Genus Sarcophyton Lesson, 1834
Genus Sinularia May, 1898
Genus Skamnarium Alderslade, 2000
Genus Sphaeralcyon López-González & Gili, 2000
Genus Sphaerasclera McFadden & van Ofwegen, 2013
Genus Thrombophyton McFadden & Hochberg, 2003

Genus Acrophyton accepted as Acrophytum Hickson, 1900 (misspelling)
Genus Alcyonidium auct. accepted as Alcyonium Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
Genus Belonella accepted as Bellonella Gray, 1862 (spelling mistake)
Genus Dampia Alderslade, 1983 accepted as Sinularia May, 1898 (synonym)
Genus Lobularia Savigny, 1815 accepted as Cladiella Gray, 1869
Genus Metalcyonium Pfeffer, 1889 accepted as Bellonella Gray, 1862
Genus Microspicularia Macfadyen, 1936 accepted as Cladiella Gray, 1869
Genus Parerythropodium Kükenthal, 1916 accepted as Alcyonium Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Pseudoalcyonium Tixier-Durivault & d'Hondt, 1974 accepted as Alcyonium Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Sarcophytum accepted as Sarcophyton Lesson, 1834 (variant spelling)
Genus Sclerophytum Pratt accepted as Sinularia May, 1898 (synonym)
Genus Sphaerella Gray, 1869 accepted as Cladiella Gray, 1869 (pre-occupied)
marine
Not documented
WoRMS (2019). Alcyoniidae Lamouroux, 1812. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125269 on 2019-10-20
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basis of record van Ofwegen, L.; Grasshoff, M.; van der Land, J. (2001). Octocorallia (excl. Pennatulacea), <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. 104-105 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
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LanguageName 
English soft coralsalcyoniids  [details]
German WeichkorallenLederkorallen  [details]
Japanese ウミトサカ  [details]
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