WoRMS name details

Lophelia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849

135095  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135095)

 unaccepted (Synonymy)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Not documented
Depth range 39-2775 m  
Depth range 39-2775 m [details]

Fossil range Pliocene to Recent  
Fossil range Pliocene to Recent [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2019). World List of Scleractinia. Lophelia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135095 on 2019-01-19
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2006-09-22 06:50:38Z
Martinez, Olga
2010-09-13 23:22:01Z
2018-04-10 12:47:39Z

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basis of record Cairns, S.D., Hoeksema, B.W., and J. van der Land, 2001. Scleractinia, <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. 109-110 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Neave, Sheffield Airey. (1939). Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. [print version]., available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D., Baron-Szabo, R., A. F. Budd, B. Lathuiliere, E. Roniewicz, J. Stolarski, and K. G. Johnson, 2010. Corallosphere, available online at http://www.corallosphere.org [details]   

source of synonymy Addamo, A. M.; Vertino, A.; Stolarski, J.; García-Jiménez, R.; Taviani, M.; Machordom, A. (2016). Merging scleractinian genera: the overwhelming genetic similarity between solitary Desmophyllum and colonial Lophelia. <em>BMC Evolutionary Biology.</em> 16(1)., available online at https://doi.org/10.1186/s12862-016-0654-8 [details]   

redescription Cairns, S.D. (2000). A revision of the shallow-water azooxanthellate scleractinia of the Western Atlantic. <em>Studies on the fauna of Curacao and other Caribbean Islands.</em> 125: 1-235. [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 39-2775 m [details]

Fossil range Pliocene to Recent [details]
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