WoRMS taxon details

Plexauridae Gray, 1859

125277  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125277)

accepted
Family
Genus Acanthacis Deichmann, 1936
Genus Acis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
Genus Alaskagorgia Sánchez & Cairns, 2004
Genus Anthomuricea Studer, 1887
Genus Anthoplexaura Kükenthal, 1908
Genus Astrogorgia Verrill, 1868
  » Species Astrogorgia arborea (Thomson & Simpson, 1909)
  » Species Astrogorgia balinensis Hermanlimianto & van Ofwegen, 2006
  » Species Astrogorgia bayeri van Ofwegen & Hoeksema, 2001
  » Species Astrogorgia begata Grasshoff, 1999
  » Species Astrogorgia canala Grasshoff, 1999
  » Species Astrogorgia dumbea Grasshoff, 1999
  » Species Astrogorgia filigella (Thomson & Dean, 1931)
  » Species Astrogorgia fruticosa Samimi Namin & van Ofwegen, 2009
  » Species Astrogorgia jiska Grasshoff, 2000
  » Species Astrogorgia lafoa Grasshoff, 1999
  » Species Astrogorgia lea Grasshoff, 2000
  » Species Astrogorgia mengalia Grasshoff, 1999
  » Species Astrogorgia milka Grasshoff, 2000
  » Species Astrogorgia ramosa (Verrill, 1868)
  » Species Astrogorgia rubra Thomson & Henderson, 1906
  » Species Astrogorgia sara Grasshoff, 2000
  » Species Astrogorgia sinensis (Verrill, 1865)
  » Species Astrogorgia splendens (Thompson & Simpson, 1909)
Genus Bebryce Philippi, 1841
  » Species Bebryce asteria Bayer & van Ofwegen, 2016
  » Species Bebryce bocki Aurivillius, 1931
  » Species Bebryce boninensis Aurivillius, 1931
  » Species Bebryce brunnea (Nutting, 1908)
  » Species Bebryce cactus Bayer, 1994
  » Species Bebryce cinerea Deichmann, 1936
  » Species Bebryce cofferi Bayer & van Ofwegen, 2016
  » Species Bebryce crucifera (Bayer, 1981)
  » Species Bebryce densa Tixier-Durivault, 1972
  » Species Bebryce grandicalyx Kükenthal, 1924
  » Species Bebryce grandis Deichmann, 1936
  » Species Bebryce harpy Grasshoff, 1999
  » Species Bebryce hicksoni Thomson & Henderson, 1905
  » Species Bebryce indica Thomson, 1905
  » Species Bebryce inermis Samimi Namin & van Ofwegen, 2010
  » Species Bebryce mollis Philippi, 1842
  » Species Bebryce otsuchiensis Matsumoto & van Ofwegen, 2016
  » Species Bebryce parastellata Deichmann, 1936
  » Species Bebryce philippii Studer, 1889
  » Species Bebryce rigida Tixier-Durivault, 1972
  » Species Bebryce rotunda Matsumoto & van Ofwegen, 2016
  » Species Bebryce satsumaensis Matsumoto & van Ofwegen, 2016
  » Species Bebryce sirene Grasshoff, 1999
  » Species Bebryce studeri Whitelegge, 1897
  » Species Bebryce sulfurea Grasshoff, 2000
  » Species Bebryce tenuis Thomson & Simpson, 1909
  » Species Bebryce thomsoni Nutting, 1910
  » Species Bebryce acanthoides Thomson & Russell, 1910 accepted as Discogorgia acanthoides (Thomson & Russell, 1910)
  » Species Bebryce stellata Hentschel, 1903 accepted as Bebryce studeri Whitelegge, 1897
Genus Caliacis Deichmann, 1936
Genus Chromoplexaura Williams, 2013
Genus Cryogorgia Williams, 2005
Genus Dentomuricea Grasshoff, 1977
Genus Echinogorgia Kölliker, 1865
  » Species Echinogorgia abietina Kükenthal, 1919
  » Species Echinogorgia armata (Kükenthal, 1909)
  » Species Echinogorgia aurantiaca (Valenciennes, 1855)
  » Species Echinogorgia cerea (Esper, 1791)
  » Species Echinogorgia clausa (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Echinogorgia complexa Nutting, 1910
  » Species Echinogorgia flabellum (Esper, 1791)
  » Species Echinogorgia flexilis Thomson & Simpson, 1909
  » Species Echinogorgia furfuracea (Esper, 1791)
  » Species Echinogorgia gracillima Kükenthal, 1919
  » Species Echinogorgia granifera (Lamarck, 1816)
  » Species Echinogorgia humilis (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Echinogorgia japonica Aurivillius, 1931
  » Species Echinogorgia lami Stiasny, 1940
  » Species Echinogorgia macrospiculata Thomson & Simpson, 1909
  » Species Echinogorgia mertoni Kükenthal, 1919
  » Species Echinogorgia modesta Studer, 1889
  » Species Echinogorgia multispinosa Thomson & Henderson, 1905
  » Species Echinogorgia muricelloides (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Echinogorgia noumea Grasshoff, 1999
  » Species Echinogorgia operculata (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Echinogorgia pinnata Studer, 1878
  » Species Echinogorgia pseudosassapo Kölliker, 1865
  » Species Echinogorgia ramosa Thomson & Russell, 1909
  » Species Echinogorgia ramosa (Thomson & Henderson, 1905)
  » Species Echinogorgia ramulosa (Gray, 1870)
  » Species Echinogorgia rebekka Grasshoff, 2000
  » Species Echinogorgia reticulata (Esper, 1791)
  » Species Echinogorgia ridleyi Nutting, 1910
  » Species Echinogorgia russelli Bayer, 1949
  » Species Echinogorgia sanguinea (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Echinogorgia sassapo (Esper, 1791)
  » Species Echinogorgia simplex (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Echinogorgia sphaerophora Kükenthal, 1919
  » Species Echinogorgia spinosa (Kükenthal, 1908)
  » Species Echinogorgia stellata (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Echinogorgia studeri (Kükenthal, 1908)
  » Species Echinogorgia thomsonideani Stiasny, 1942
  » Species Echinogorgia toombo Grasshoff, 1999
  » Species Echinogorgia umbratica (Esper, 1791)
  » Species Echinogorgia verrucosa (Brundin, 1896)
  » Species Echinogorgia verrilli (Thomson & Henderson, 1905) (nomen dubium)
  » Species Echinogorgia asper (Moroff, 1902) accepted as Paraplexaura asper (Moroff, 1902)
  » Species Echinogorgia flora Nutting, 1910 accepted as Menella flora (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Echinogorgia pseudoaurantiaca Stiasny, 1942 accepted as Menella pseudoaurantiaca (Stiasny, 1942)
Genus Echinomuricea Verrill, 1869
  » Species Echinomuricea andamanensis Thomson & Simpson, 1909
  » Species Echinomuricea bicornis Hickson, 1930
  » Species Echinomuricea borealis (Johnson, 1862)
  » Species Echinomuricea coccinea (Stimpson, 1855)
  » Species Echinomuricea collaris Nutting, 1910
  » Species Echinomuricea coronalis Germanos, 1896
  » Species Echinomuricea costata Nutting, 1910
  » Species Echinomuricea cylindrica Nutting, 1910
  » Species Echinomuricea horrida (Hickson, 1905)
  » Species Echinomuricea indica Thomson & Simpson, 1909
  » Species Echinomuricea indomalaccensis Ridley, 1884
  » Species Echinomuricea magna (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Echinomuricea muricelloides (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Echinomuricea ochracea Thomson & Simpson, 1909
  » Species Echinomuricea peterseni Hedlund, 1890
  » Species Echinomuricea philippinensis Hedlund, 1889
  » Species Echinomuricea pulchra Nutting, 1910
  » Species Echinomuricea ramosa Tixier-Durivault, 1972
  » Species Echinomuricea reticulata Thomson & Simpson, 1909
  » Species Echinomuricea spinifera Nutting, 1910
  » Species Echinomuricea spinosa (Hiles, 1899)
  » Species Echinomuricea splendens Thomson & Simpson, 1909
  » Species Echinomuricea tenuis Thomson & Simpson
  » Species Echinomuricea uliginosa Thomson & Simpson, 1909
  » Species Echinomuricea annectens Thomson, 1927 accepted as Muriceides sceptrum (Studer, 1891)
  » Species Echinomuricea atlantica (Johnson, 1862) accepted as Spinimuricea atlantica (Johnson, 1862) (synonym)
  » Species Echinomuricea brunnea (Nutting, 1908) accepted as Bebryce brunnea (Nutting, 1908)
  » Species Echinomuricea intermedia Thomson, 1927 accepted as Placogorgia intermedia (Thomson, 1927)
  » Species Echinomuricea klavereni Carpine & Grasshoff, 1975 accepted as Spinimuricea klavereni (Carpine & Grasshoff, 1975) (synonym)
  » Species Echinomuricea parareticulata Stiasny, 1942 accepted as Echinogorgia clausa (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Echinomuricea scolopendra Thomson, 1927 accepted as Paramuricea grandis Verrill, 1883
  » Species Echinomuricea stellata (Nutting, 1910) accepted as Echinogorgia stellata (Nutting, 1910)
Genus Elasmogorgia Wright & Studer, 1889
Genus Eunicea Lamouroux, 1816
  » Species Eunicea aspera Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
  » Species Eunicea asperula Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857
  » Species Eunicea calyculata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
  » Species Eunicea castelnaudi Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857
  » Species Eunicea citrina Valenciennes, 1855
  » Species Eunicea clavigera Bayer, 1961
  » Species Eunicea distans Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
  » Species Eunicea echinata Valenciennes, 1855
  » Species Eunicea flexuosa (Lamouroux, 1821)
  » Species Eunicea fusca Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
  » Species Eunicea gracilis Valenciennes, 1855
  » Species Eunicea heteropora (Lamarck, 1816)
  » Species Eunicea hicksoni Stiasny, 1935
  » Species Eunicea hirta Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
  » Species Eunicea humilis Milne Edwards, 1857
  » Species Eunicea knighti Bayer, 1961
  » Species Eunicea laciniata Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
  » Species Eunicea laxispica (Lamarck, 1815)
  » Species Eunicea lugubris Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
  » Species Eunicea madrepora (Dana, 1846)
  » Species Eunicea mammosa Lamouroux, 1816
  » Species Eunicea multicauda (Lamarck, 1816)
  » Species Eunicea pallida Garcia Parrado & Alcolado, 1996
  » Species Eunicea palmeri Bayer, 1961
  » Species Eunicea pinta Bayer & Deichmann, 1958
  » Species Eunicea sayoti Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
  » Species Eunicea sparsiflora Kunze, 1916
  » Species Eunicea stromyeri Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
  » Species Eunicea succinea (Pallas, 1766)
  » Species Eunicea tayrona Sánchez, 2009
  » Species Eunicea tourneforti Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857
  » Species Eunicea turgida Ehrenberg, 1834
  » Species Eunicea anceps Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 accepted as Plexaurella dichotoma (Esper, 1791)
  » Species Eunicea ehrenbergi Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 accepted as Eunicea mammosa Lamouroux, 1816
  » Species Eunicea esperi Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 accepted as Eunicea mammosa Lamouroux, 1816
  » Species Eunicea hummelincki Stiasny, 1941 accepted as Eunicea succinea (Pallas, 1766)
  » Species Eunicea inexpectata Stiasny, 1939 accepted as Muriceopsis tuberculata (Esper, 1792)
  » Species Eunicea microthela Lamouroux, 1816 accepted as Eunicella microthela (Lamouroux, 1816)
  » Species Eunicea nutans Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 accepted as Plexaurella nutans (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860)
Genus Heterogorgia Verrill, 1868
  » Species Heterogorgia grandicalyx Kükenthal, 1924
  » Species Heterogorgia hickmani Breedy & Guzman, 2005
  » Species Heterogorgia papillosa Verrill, 1870
  » Species Heterogorgia tortuosa Verrill, 1868
  » Species Heterogorgia uatumani Castro, 1990
  » Species Heterogorgia verrucosa Verrill, 1868
  » Species Heterogorgia clausa Nutting, 1910 accepted as Echinogorgia clausa (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Heterogorgia flabellum (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Psammogorgia flabellum (Pallas, 1766)
  » Species Heterogorgia gracilis (Verrill, 1868) accepted as Psammogorgia gracilis Verrill, 1868
  » Species Heterogorgia humilis Nutting, 1910 accepted as Echinogorgia humilis (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Heterogorgia magna Nutting, 1910 accepted as Trimuricea inermis (Nutting, 1910) (synonym)
  » Species Heterogorgia muricelloides Nutting, 1910 accepted as Echinogorgia muricelloides (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Heterogorgia operculata Nutting, 1910 accepted as Echinogorgia operculata (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Heterogorgia polyklados Germanos, 1896 accepted as Astromuricea polyklados Germanos, 1896
  » Species Heterogorgia ramosa (Thomson & Henderson, 1905) accepted as Echinogorgia ramosa (Thomson & Henderson, 1905)
  » Species Heterogorgia reticulata Nutting, 1910 accepted as Echinogorgia clausa (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Heterogorgia stellata Nutting, 1910 accepted as Echinogorgia stellata (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Heterogorgia stellifera (Thomson & Crane, 1909) accepted as Astromuricea stellifera Thomson & Crane, 1909
  » Species Heterogorgia theophilasi Germanos, 1896 accepted as Astromuricea theophilasi Germanos, 1896
  » Species Heterogorgia verrilli Thomson & Henderson, 1905 accepted as Echinogorgia verrilli (Thomson & Henderson, 1905)
Genus Hypnogorgia Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Genus Lapidogorgia Grasshoff, 1999
Genus Lepidomuricea Kükenthal, 1919
Genus Lytreia Bayer, 1981
Genus Menacella Gray, 1870
Genus Mesogligorgia Lopez-Gonzalez, 2007
Genus Muriceides Wright & Studer, 1889
  » Species Muriceides aequatorialis (Wright & Studer, 1889)
  » Species Muriceides chamaeleon (von Koch, 1887)
  » Species Muriceides collaris Nutting, 1910
  » Species Muriceides cylindrica Nutting, 1912
  » Species Muriceides dubia Nutting, 1910
  » Species Muriceides echinata Thomson, 1927
  » Species Muriceides foresti Tixier-Durivault & d'Hondt, 1974
  » Species Muriceides fragilis Wright & Studer, 1889
  » Species Muriceides hirta (Pourtalès, 1868)
  » Species Muriceides hirtus (Pourtalès, 1868)
  » Species Muriceides javensis Nutting, 1910
  » Species Muriceides kuekenthali (Broch, 1912)
  » Species Muriceides lepida Carpine & Grasshoff, 1975
  » Species Muriceides nigra Nutting, 1912
  » Species Muriceides obtusa (Wright & Studer, 1889)
  » Species Muriceides paucituberculata (Marion, 1906)
  » Species Muriceides robusta (Wright & Studer, 1889)
  » Species Muriceides tenuis (Nutting, 1908)
  » Species Muriceides verrili (Wright & Studer, 1889)
  » Species Muriceides alba (Nutting, 1908) accepted as Victorgorgia alba (Nutting, 1908)
  » Species Muriceides chuni Kükenthal, 1919 accepted as Muriceopsis tuberculata (Esper, 1792)
  » Species Muriceides furcata Studer, 1890 accepted as Muriceides sceptrum (Studer, 1891)
  » Species Muriceides fusca Thomson, 1911 accepted as Astromuricea fusca (J.S. Thomson, 1911) (synonym)
  » Species Muriceides sceptrum (Studer, 1891) accepted as Muriceides paucituberculata (Marion, 1906) (synonym)
Genus Muriceopsis Aurivillius, 1931
Genus Paracis Kükenthal, 1919
  » Species Paracis alba (Thomson & Henderson, 1905)
  » Species Paracis alternans (Thomson & Russell, 1910)
  » Species Paracis bebrycoides (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Paracis caecilia Grasshoff, 1996
  » Species Paracis campanulifera (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Paracis ceylonensis (Thomson & Henderson, 1905)
  » Species Paracis chawwa Grasshoff, 2000
  » Species Paracis dejecta (Thomson & Russell, 1910)
  » Species Paracis ijimai (Kinoshita, 1909)
  » Species Paracis indica (Thomson & Henderson, 1905)
  » Species Paracis indivisa Kükenthal, 1924
  » Species Paracis miyajimai (Kinoshita, 1909)
  » Species Paracis obscura (Thomson & Russell, 1910)
  » Species Paracis orientalis (Ridley, 1882)
  » Species Paracis pustulata (Wright & Studer, 1889)
  » Species Paracis rigida (Thomson & Simpson, 1909)
  » Species Paracis serrata (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Paracis solorensis (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Paracis spinifera (Nutting, 1912)
  » Species Paracis spinosa (Thomson & Henderson, 1906)
  » Species Paracis squamata (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Paracis ulex (Thomson & Simpson, 1909)
Genus Paramuricea Kölliker, 1865
  » Species Paramuricea biscaya Grasshoff, 1977
  » Species Paramuricea candida Grasshoff, 1977
  » Species Paramuricea clavata (Risso, 1826)
  » Species Paramuricea echinata Deichmann, 1936
  » Species Paramuricea grandis Verrill, 1883
  » Species Paramuricea grayi (Johnson, 1861)
  » Species Paramuricea hawaiiensis Nutting, 1908
  » Species Paramuricea hirsuta (Gray, 1851)
  » Species Paramuricea hyalina Kükenthal, 1919
  » Species Paramuricea indica Thomson & Henderson, 1906
  » Species Paramuricea intermedia Kölliker, 1865
  » Species Paramuricea johnsoni (Studer, 1878)
  » Species Paramuricea laxa Wright & Studer, 1889
  » Species Paramuricea macrospina (Koch, 1882)
  » Species Paramuricea multispina Deichmann, 1936
  » Species Paramuricea placomus (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Paramuricea ramosa Wright & Studer, 1889
  » Species Paramuricea robusta Thomson & Ritchie, 1906
  » Species Paramuricea spinosa Kölliker, 1865
  » Species Paramuricea tenuis Verrill, 1883
  » Species Paramuricea aequatorialis Wright & Studer, 1889 accepted as Muriceides aequatorialis (Wright & Studer, 1889)
  » Species Paramuricea atlantica (Johnson, 1862) accepted as Spinimuricea atlantica (Johnson, 1862)
  » Species Paramuricea borealis Verrill accepted as Paramuricea placomus (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Paramuricea chamaeleon (Koch, 1887) accepted as Paramuricea clavata (Risso, 1826)
  » Species Paramuricea contorta Koch, 1886 accepted as Paramuricea grayi (Johnson, 1861)
  » Species Paramuricea graciosa Tixier-Durivault & d'Hondt, 1974 accepted as Placogorgia graciosa (Tixier-Durivault & d'Hondt, 1975)
  » Species Paramuricea kükenthali Broch, 1912 accepted as Muriceides kuekenthali (Broch, 1912)
Genus Paraplexaura Kükenthal, 1909
Genus Placogorgia Wright & Studer, 1889
  » Species Placogorgia alternata Nutting, 1910
  » Species Placogorgia atlantica Wright & Studer, 1889
  » Species Placogorgia bebrycoides Nutting, 1910
  » Species Placogorgia becena Grasshoff, 1977
  » Species Placogorgia coronata Carpine & Grasshoff, 1975
  » Species Placogorgia costata (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Placogorgia dendritica Nutting, 1910
  » Species Placogorgia dentata Nutting, 1910
  » Species Placogorgia flava (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Placogorgia flexilis (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Placogorgia foliata (Aurivillius, 1931)
  » Species Placogorgia graciosa (Tixier-Durivault & d'Hondt, 1975)
  » Species Placogorgia immersa (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Placogorgia indica Thomson & Henderson, 1906
  » Species Placogorgia intermedia (Thomson, 1927)
  » Species Placogorgia japonica Nutting, 1912
  » Species Placogorgia massiliensis Carpine & Grasshoff, 1975
  » Species Placogorgia mirabilis Deichmann, 1936
  » Species Placogorgia orientalis Thomson & Henderson, 1906
  » Species Placogorgia pallida (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Placogorgia placoderma (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Placogorgia polybrachis Kükenthal, 1919
  » Species Placogorgia rudis Deichmann, 1936
  » Species Placogorgia sanguinea (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Placogorgia simplex (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Placogorgia squamata Nutting, 1910
  » Species Placogorgia studeri Nutting, 1910
  » Species Placogorgia tenuis (Verrill, 1883)
  » Species Placogorgia terceira Grasshoff, 1977
  » Species Placogorgia tribuloides Bayer, 1959
  » Species Placogorgia campanulifera (Nutting, 1910) accepted as Discogorgia campanulifera (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Placogorgia cryptotheca Nutting, 1910 accepted as Paraplexaura cryptotheca (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Placogorgia pulchra Nutting, 1910 accepted as Paraplexaura pulchra (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Placogorgia reticuloides Nutting, 1910 accepted as Paraplexaura reticuloides (Nutting, 1910)
Genus Plexaura Lamouroux, 1812
  » Species Plexaura arbuscula Duchassaing, 1850
  » Species Plexaura atra (Verrill, 1901)
  » Species Plexaura attenuata Nutting, 1910
  » Species Plexaura corticosa Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
  » Species Plexaura desiderata Marion, 1906
  » Species Plexaura dubia Kölliker, 1865
  » Species Plexaura edwardsi Moser, 1921
  » Species Plexaura ehrenbergi Kölliker, 1865
  » Species Plexaura esperi Verrill, 1907
  » Species Plexaura flavida (Lamarck, 1815)
  » Species Plexaura flexuosula Kükenthal, 1917
  » Species Plexaura fusca Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
  » Species Plexaura hartmeyeri Moser, 1921
  » Species Plexaura homomalla (Esper, 1794)
  » Species Plexaura kukenthali Moser, 1921
  » Species Plexaura kuna Lasker, Kim & Coffroth, 1996
  » Species Plexaura laevigata Moser, 1921
  » Species Plexaura michelini Stiasny, 1941
  » Species Plexaura miniacea Ehrenberg, 1834
  » Species Plexaura nina Bayer & Deichmann, 1958
  » Species Plexaura pinnata Nutting, 1910
  » Species Plexaura porosa (Esper, 1794)
  » Species Plexaura ramosa Moser, 1921
  » Species Plexaura turgida (Ehrenberg, 1834)
  » Species Plexaura valenciennesi Wright & Studer, 1889
  » Species Plexaura volvata Kunze, 1917
  » Species Plexaura aggregata Nutting, 1910 accepted as Rumphella aggregata (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Plexaura capoblancoi Stiasny, 1936 accepted as Muriceopsis tuberculata (Esper, 1792)
  » Species Plexaura crassa Verrill, 1864 accepted as Pseudoplexaura flagellosa (Houttuyn, 1772)
  » Species Plexaura flava Nutting, 1910 accepted as Pinnigorgia flava (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Plexaura flexosa Lamouroux, 1821 accepted as Plexaura flexuosa Lamouroux, 1821
  » Species Plexaura flexuosa Lamouroux, 1821 accepted as Eunicea flexuosa (Lamouroux, 1821)
  » Species Plexaura platystoma Nutting, 1910 accepted as Euplexaura platystoma (Nutting, 1910) (synonym)
  » Species Plexaura praelonga Ridley, 1884 accepted as Menella praelonga (Ridley, 1884)
  » Species Plexaura racemosa Valenciennes, 1855 accepted as Eunicella racemosa (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857)
  » Species Plexaura racemosa Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857 accepted as Eunicella racemosa (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857)
  » Species Plexaura recta Nutting, 1910 accepted as Euplexaura recta (Nutting, 1910) (synonym)
  » Species Plexaura salicornoides Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857 accepted as Plexaura flexosa Lamouroux, 1821
  » Species Plexaura wagenaari Stiasny, 1941 accepted as Pseudoplexaura wagenaari (Stiasny, 1941)
Genus Plexaurella Kölliker, 1865
  » Species Plexaurella crassa (Ellis, 1756)
  » Species Plexaurella curvata Kunze, 1916
  » Species Plexaurella dichotoma (Esper, 1791)
  » Species Plexaurella furcata (Lamarck, 1816)
  » Species Plexaurella grandiflora Verrill, 1912
  » Species Plexaurella grisea Kunze, 1916
  » Species Plexaurella heteropora (Lamarck, 1816)
  » Species Plexaurella kunzei Kükenthal, 1924
  » Species Plexaurella minuta Kunze, 1916
  » Species Plexaurella nutans (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860)
  » Species Plexaurella regia Castro, 1989
  » Species Plexaurella tenuis Kunze, 1916
  » Species Plexaurella teres Kunze, 1916
  » Species Plexaurella vermiculata (Lamarck, 1816)
  » Species Plexaurella braziliana Verrill, 1912 accepted as Plexaurella grandiflora Verrill, 1912 (synonymy)
  » Species Plexaurella cylindrica Verrill, 1912 accepted as Plexaurella braziliana Verrill, 1912
  » Species Plexaurella dubrovskyi Stiasny, 1935 accepted as Plexaurella porosa Gordon, 1925 (synonymy)
  » Species Plexaurella fusifera Kunze, 1916 accepted as Plexaurella dichotoma (Esper, 1791) (synonym)
  » Species Plexaurella obesa Verrill, 1912 accepted as Plexaurella dichotoma (Esper, 1791) (synonymy)
  » Species Plexaurella porosa Gordon, 1925 accepted as Pseudoplexaura flagellosa (Houttuyn, 1772) (synonymy)
  » Species Plexaurella pumila Verrill, 1912 accepted as Plexaurella grandiflora Verrill, 1912 (synonymy)
  » Species Plexaurella vanderhorsti Stiasny, 1935 accepted as Pseudoplexaura porosa (Houttuyn, 1772)
  » Species Plexaurella verrucosa Verrill, 1912 accepted as Plexaurella grandiflora Verrill, 1912 (synonymy)
Genus Plexauroides Wright & Studer
  » Species Plexauroides ramosissima Stiasny, 1935 (nomen dubium)
Genus Plexauropsis Verrill, 1907
Genus Psammogorgia Verrill, 1868
  » Species Psammogorgia anastomosans Stiasny, 1935
  » Species Psammogorgia arbuscula (Verrill, 1866)
  » Species Psammogorgia flabellum (Pallas, 1766)
  » Species Psammogorgia fucosa (Valenciennes, 1846)
  » Species Psammogorgia geniculata Studer, 1878
  » Species Psammogorgia gracilis Verrill, 1868
  » Species Psammogorgia hookeri Breedy & Guzman, 2014
  » Species Psammogorgia nodosa Kükenthal, 1919
  » Species Psammogorgia plexauroides Ridley, 1888
  » Species Psammogorgia ridleyi Thomson & Simpson, 1909
  » Species Psammogorgia schoedei Kükenthal, 1919
  » Species Psammogorgia simplex Nutting, 1909
  » Species Psammogorgia teres Verrill, 1868
  » Species Psammogorgia torreyi Nutting, 1909
  » Species Psammogorgia variabilis Studer, 1894
  » Species Psammogorgia perroteti (Stiasny, 1940) accepted as Pinnigorgia perroteti (Stiasny, 1940) (synonym)
  » Species Psammogorgia pulchra (Thomson, 1911) accepted as Acanthomuricea pulchra (J.S. Thomson, 1911) (synonym)
  » Species Psammogorgia spauldingi Nutting, 1909 accepted as Swiftia spauldingi (Nutting, 1909) (synonym)
Genus Pseudoplexaura Wright & Studer, 1889
Genus Pseudothesea Kükenthal, 1919
Genus Scleracis Kükenthal, 1919
Genus Spinimuricea Grasshoff, 1992
Genus Swiftia Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
  » Species Swiftia africana (Kükenthal, 1919)
  » Species Swiftia borealis (Kramp, 1930)
  » Species Swiftia casta (Verrill, 1883)
  » Species Swiftia comauensis Breedy, Cairns & Haussermann, 2015
  » Species Swiftia dubia (Thomson, 1929)
  » Species Swiftia exserta (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
  » Species Swiftia farallonesica Williams & Breedy, 2016
  » Species Swiftia kofoidi (Nutting, 1909)
  » Species Swiftia koreni (Studer, 1889)
  » Species Swiftia miniata (Valenciennes, 1855)
  » Species Swiftia pacifica (Nutting, 1912)
  » Species Swiftia pourtalesii Deichmann, 1936
  » Species Swiftia pusilla (Nutting, 1909)
  » Species Swiftia rosea (Grieg, 1887)
  » Species Swiftia sahlingi Breedy et al., 2019
  » Species Swiftia sibogae (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Swiftia simplex (Nutting, 1909)
  » Species Swiftia spauldingi (Nutting, 1909)
  » Species Swiftia studeri (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Swiftia torreyi (Nutting, 1909)
  » Species Swiftia beringi (Nutting, 1912) accepted as Calcigorgia beringi (Nutting, 1912)
  » Species Swiftia pallida Madsen, 1970 accepted as Swiftia dubia (Thomson, 1929)
Genus Thesea Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
  » Species Thesea alternata Nutting, 1910
  » Species Thesea antiope Bayer, 1959
  » Species Thesea bebrycoides Nutting, 1910
  » Species Thesea bicolor Deichmann, 1936
  » Species Thesea campanulifera Nutting, 1910
  » Species Thesea citrina Deichmann, 1936
  » Species Thesea dalioi Breedy & Guzman, 2018
  » Species Thesea dendritica (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Thesea filigella (Thomson & Dean, 1931)
  » Species Thesea flava Nutting, 1910
  » Species Thesea flexilis Nutting, 1910
  » Species Thesea gracilis (Gray, 1868)
  » Species Thesea grandiflora Deichmann, 1936
  » Species Thesea granulosa Deichmann, 1936
  » Species Thesea guadalupensis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
  » Species Thesea hebes Deichmann, 1936
  » Species Thesea immersa Nutting, 1910
  » Species Thesea nivea Deichmann, 1936
  » Species Thesea nutans Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
  » Species Thesea pallida Nutting, 1910
  » Species Thesea parviflora Deichmann, 1936
  » Species Thesea pulchra Nutting
  » Species Thesea reticuloides Nutting
  » Species Thesea rigida (Thomson, 1927)
  » Species Thesea rubra Deichmann, 1936
  » Species Thesea rugosa Deichmann, 1936
  » Species Thesea solitaria (Pourtalès, 1868)
  » Species Thesea talismani Grasshoff, 1986
  » Species Thesea boninensis Aurivillius, 1931 accepted as Euplexaura boninensis (Aurivillius, 1931)
  » Species Thesea crosslandi Hickson, 1928 accepted as Muricea fruticosa Verrill, 1869
  » Species Thesea echinata Tixier-Durivault, 1970 accepted as Thesea bicolor Deichmann, 1936 (synonym)
  » Species Thesea exerta (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Swiftia exserta (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (changed combination)
  » Species Thesea mitsukurii (Kinoshita, 1909) accepted as Euplexaura mitsukurii (Kinoshita, 1909)
  » Species Thesea placoderma Nutting, 1910 accepted as Placogorgia placoderma (Nutting, 1910) (synonym)
  » Species Thesea plana Deichmann, 1936 accepted as Lytreia plana (Deichmann, 1936)
  » Species Thesea sanguinea Nutting, 1910 accepted as Echinogorgia sanguinea (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Thesea simplex Nutting, 1910 accepted as Echinogorgia simplex (Nutting, 1910) (synonym)
Genus Trimuricea Gordon, 1926
Genus Villogorgia Duchassaing & Michelloti, 1862
  » Species Villogorgia acanthostoma Germanos
  » Species Villogorgia alternans Wright & Studer
  » Species Villogorgia antillarum Aurivillius, 1931
  » Species Villogorgia arbuscula (Gray, 1889)
  » Species Villogorgia atra Thomson & Henderson
  » Species Villogorgia aurivilliusi Stiasny, 1942
  » Species Villogorgia bebrycoides (Koch, 1887)
  » Species Villogorgia brunnea Nutting, 1912
  » Species Villogorgia ceylonensis (Thomson & Henderson, 1905)
  » Species Villogorgia circium (Thomson & Henderson, 1906)
  » Species Villogorgia citrina Grasshoff, 1999
  » Species Villogorgia compressa Hiles, 1899
  » Species Villogorgia cristata Aurivillius, 1931
  » Species Villogorgia dubia (Kükenthal, 1924)
  » Species Villogorgia elegans Tixier-Durivault, 1972
  » Species Villogorgia fallax Kükenthal
  » Species Villogorgia flabellata (Gray, 1870)
  » Species Villogorgia flagellata Whitelegge, 1897
  » Species Villogorgia flavescens Nutting, 1910
  » Species Villogorgia foliata Thomson & Russell
  » Species Villogorgia fruticosa Germanos
  » Species Villogorgia glaesaria Grasshoff, 1999
  » Species Villogorgia gracilis (Studer, 1878)
  » Species Villogorgia gracilis (Thomson, 1905)
  » Species Villogorgia intricata (Gray, 1870)
  » Species Villogorgia japonica Aurivillius, 1931
  » Species Villogorgia mabalith Grasshoff, 2000
  » Species Villogorgia mauritiensis Ridley, 1882
  » Species Villogorgia nigrescens Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
  » Species Villogorgia nozzolea Grasshoff, 1996
  » Species Villogorgia robusta Thomson & Henderson
  » Species Villogorgia rubra Hiles, 1899
  » Species Villogorgia serrata Nutting, 1910
  » Species Villogorgia spatulata (Nutting, 1910)
  » Species Villogorgia tenuis (Nutting, 1908)
  » Species Villogorgia teretiflora Aurivillius, 1931
  » Species Villogorgia timorensis Nutting, 1910
  » Species Villogorgia tuberculata Hiles
  » Species Villogorgia zimmmermani Bayer, 1949
  » Species Villogorgia inermis Nutting, 1910 accepted as Trimuricea inermis (Nutting, 1910)

Genus Brandella Gray, 1869 accepted as Villogorgia Duchassaing & Michelloti, 1862
Genus Eumuricea Verrill, 1869 accepted as Muricea Lamouroux, 1821
Genus Nicaule Bayer, 1981 accepted as Bebryce Philippi, 1841
  » Species Nicaule crucifera Bayer, 1981 accepted as Bebryce crucifera (Bayer, 1981) (synonym)
Genus Perisceles Wright & Studer, 1887 accepted as Villogorgia Duchassaing & Michelloti, 1862
marine
Not documented
Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2020). World List of Octocorallia. Plexauridae Gray, 1859. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125277 on 2020-01-23
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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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