WoRMS taxon details

Cavernularia Valenciennes in Milne-Edwards & Haime, 1850

128500  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:128500)

Species Cavernularia capitata Williams, 1989
Species Cavernularia chuni Kükenthal & Broch, 1911
Species Cavernularia clavata Kükenthal & Broch, 1911
Species Cavernularia dayi Tixier-Durivault, 1954
Species Cavernularia dedeckeri Williams, 1989
Species Cavernularia elegans (Herklots, 1858)
Species Cavernularia glans Kölliker, 1872
Species Cavernularia habereri Moroff, 1902
Species Cavernularia kuekenthali López-González, Gili & Williams, 2000
Species Cavernularia luetkenii Kölliker, 1872
Species Cavernularia malabarica Fowler, 1894
Species Cavernularia mirifica Tixier-Durivault, 1963
Species Cavernularia obesa Valenciennes in Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850
Species Cavernularia pusilla (Philippi, 1835)
Species Cavernularia subtilis Tixier-Durivault & Lafargue, 1968
Species Cavernularia vansyoci Williams, 2005

Species Cavernularia andamanensis Thomson & Simpson, 1909 accepted as Cavernulina andamanensis (Thomson & Simpson, 1909) (nomen dubium)
Species Cavernularia defilippii Richiardi, 1869 (nomen dubium)
Species Cavernularia haimei Richiardi, 1869 (nomen dubium)
Species Cavernularia madeirensis Studer, 1878 (nomen dubium)

Species Cavernularia darwini Hickson, 1921 accepted as Cavernulina darwini (Hickson, 1921) (synonym)
Species Cavernularia marquesarum Balss, 1910 accepted as Cavernularia obesa Valenciennes in Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850 (synonym)
Species Cavernularia orientalis Thomson & Simpson, 1909 accepted as Cavernulina orientalis (Thomson & Simpson, 1909) (changed combination)
Species Cavernularia valenciennesii Herklots, 1858 accepted as Cavernularia pusilla (Philippi, 1835) (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2020). World List of Octocorallia. Cavernularia Valenciennes in Milne-Edwards & Haime, 1850. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=128500 on 2020-10-23
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original description  (of Parabelemnon Thomson & Simpson, 1909) Thomson, J.A.; Simpson, J.J. (1909). An account of the alcyonarians collected by the Royal Indian Marine Survey Ship 'Investigator' in the Indian Ocean. II. The alcyonarians of the littoral area. <em>Trustees of the Indian Museum, Calcutta.</em> 2: 1-319, 9 plates., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8350460
page(s): 307-308 [details]   

original description  (of Stylobelemnoides Thomson & Henderson, 1905) Thomson, J.A.; Henderson, W.D. (1905). Report on the Alcyonaria collected by Professor Herdman, at Ceylon, in 1902. In:. <em>Report to the Government of Ceylon on the Pearl Oyster Fisheries of the Gulf of Manaar.</em> Part 3, supplementary report 20:269-328., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1865786
page(s): 325 [details]   

basis of record Williams, G.C.; van der Land, J. (2001). Octocorallia - Pennatulacea. <em>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.</em> Collection Patrimoines Naturels 50: pp. 105-106. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Williams, G. Pennatulacea checklist for ERMS2.  [details]   

additional source Williams, G.C. (1992). Biogeography of the octocorallian coelenterate fauna of southern Africa. <em>Biol. J. Linn. Soc.</em> 46: 351-401. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Williams G.C. (1995). Living genera of sea pens (Coelenterata: Pennatulacea): illustrated key and synopses. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 113, pp. 93-140.
page(s): 105-106 [details]   

additional source Williams, G.C. (1999). Index Pennatulacea: annotated bibliography and indexes of the Sea Pens (Coelenterata: Octocorallia) of the World 1469-1999. <em>Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci.</em> 51(2): 19-103, 1 fig., 14 plates. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Williams, G.C. (1989). The pennatulacean genus Cavernularia Valenciennes (Octocorallia: Veretillidae). <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> 95: 285-310. [details]   

additional source Hickson, S.J. (1916). The Pennatulacea of the Siboga Expedition with a general survey of the order. <em>Siboga Expeditie.</em> 14: 1-265, plates 1-10.
page(s): 50-52 [details]   
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