WoRMS taxon details

Madracis Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849

135125  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135125)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Milne Edwards, Henri; Haime, Jules. (1849). Mémoire sur les Polypes appartenant à la famille des Oculinides, au groupe intermédiaire des Pseudastréides et à la famille des Fongides. Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des séances de l'Académie des sciences, Paris. 29: 67-73., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1225794 [details]   
Note Type species: Madracis asperula Edwards &...  
From other sources
Type species Type species: Madracis asperula Edwards & Haime, 1890 from Madeira (Veron, 1986). [details]
Depth range 0-1220 m  
Depth range 0-1220 m [details]

Fossil range Upper Cretaceous to Recent  
Fossil range Upper Cretaceous to Recent [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Madracis Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135125 on 2018-09-22
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2006-09-22 06:50:38Z
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Martinez, Olga
2010-09-15 23:16:22Z
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2013-09-30 12:12:29Z
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2014-04-20 21:34:03Z
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2018-04-11 17:28:27Z
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2018-09-02 07:53:27Z
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original description  (ofAxhelia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) Milne H.; Haime, J. (1849). Mémoire sur les polypiers appartenant a la famille des Oculinides, au groupe intermediate des Pseudoastréides et a la famille des Fongides. Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des séances de l'Académie des sciences. 149: 636-637. [details]   

original description  (ofAxohelia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857) Milne Edwards H, Haime J. (1857). Histoire naturelle des coralliaires ou polypes proprement dits 2. Librairie Encyclopédique de Roret, Paris. 631 pp. [details]   

original description  (ofReussia Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) Duchassaing, P.; Michelotti, J. (1860). Mémoire sur les coralliaires des Antilles. Mémoires de l'Academie des Sciences de Turin, séries 2. 19: 279-365, pls 1-10. [details]   

original description  (ofPentalophora Saville-Kent, 1871) Saville-Kent W (1871) On some new and little-known species of madrepores, or stony corals, in the British Museum Collection. Proceedings of the Scientific Meetings of the Zoological Society of London for the Year 1871: 275-286, pls. 23-25. [details]   

original description Milne Edwards, Henri; Haime, Jules. (1849). Mémoire sur les Polypes appartenant à la famille des Oculinides, au groupe intermédiaire des Pseudastréides et à la famille des Fongides. Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des séances de l'Académie des sciences, Paris. 29: 67-73., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1225794 [details]   

taxonomy source Neves, E. & Johnsson, R. 2009. Taxonomic revision of the southwestern Atlantic Madracis and the description of Madracis fragilis n. sp. (Scleractinia: Pocilloporidae), a new coral species from Brazil. Scientia Marina 73: 739-746. , available online at https://doi.org/10.3989/scimar.2009.73n4735 [details]   

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

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

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

additional source Veron, J.E.N. & M. Pichon (1976). Scleractinia of Eastern Australia. Part I. Families Thamnasteriidae, Astroceoniidae, Pocilloporidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph Series. Volume I. [details]   

additional source Milne Edwards H, Haime J. (1857). Histoire naturelle des coralliaires ou polypes proprement dits 2. Librairie Encyclopédique de Roret, Paris. 631 pp. [details]   

additional source Veron JEN. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.  [details]   

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

Depth range 0-1220 m [details]

Fossil range Upper Cretaceous to Recent [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Type species Type species: Madracis asperula Edwards & Haime, 1890 from Madeira (Veron, 1986). [details]
 



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