WoRMS taxon details

Astrangia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848

135126  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135126)

accepted
Genus
Species Astrangia atrata (Dennant, 1906)
Species Astrangia browni Palmer, 1928
Species Astrangia californica Durham & Barnard, 1952
Species Astrangia conferta Verrill, 1870
Species Astrangia costata Verrill, 1866
Species Astrangia dentata Verrill, 1866
Species Astrangia equatorialis Durham & Barnard, 1952
Species Astrangia haimei Verrill, 1866
Species Astrangia howardi Durham & Barnard, 1952
Species Astrangia macrodentata Thiel, 1940
Species Astrangia mercatoris Thiel, 1941
Species Astrangia poculata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Species Astrangia rathbuni Vaughan, 1906
Species Astrangia solitaria (Le Sueur, 1818)
Species Astrangia woodsi Wells, 1955

Species Astrangia astreiformis Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 accepted as Astrangia poculata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Species Astrangia brasiliensis Vaughan, 1906 accepted as Astrangia solitaria (Le Sueur, 1818)
Species Astrangia caboensis Durham, 1947 accepted as Astrangia haimei Verrill, 1866
Species Astrangia coccinea Verrill, 1866 accepted as Astrangia haimei Verrill, 1866
Species Astrangia concepcionensis Durham, 1947 accepted as Astrangia haimei Verrill, 1866
Species Astrangia coronadoensis Durham, 1947 accepted as Astrangia haimei Verrill, 1866
Species Astrangia cortezi Durham & Barnard, 1952 accepted as Astrangia haimei Verrill, 1866
Species Astrangia danae Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 accepted as Astrangia poculata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Species Astrangia danae Agassiz, 1850 accepted as Astrangia poculata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Species Astrangia edwardsii Verrill, 1866 accepted as Astrangia poculata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Species Astrangia epithecata Duncan, 1876 accepted as Astrangia solitaria (Le Sueur, 1818)
Species Astrangia gardinerensis Durham & Barnard, 1952 accepted as Astrangia equatorialis Durham & Barnard, 1952
Species Astrangia granulata Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 accepted as Astrangia solitaria (Le Sueur, 1818)
Species Astrangia hancocki Durham & Barnrad, 1952 accepted as Astrangia haimei Verrill, 1866
Species Astrangia hayamaensis Eguchi, 1968 accepted as Phyllangia hayamaensis (Eguchi, 1968)
Species Astrangia hondaensis Durham & Barnard, 1952 accepted as Polycyathus hondaensis (Durham & Barnard, 1952)
Species Astrangia lajollaensis Durham, 1947 accepted as Astrangia haimei Verrill, 1866
Species Astrangia michelinii Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Astrangia poculata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Species Astrangia minuta Duncan, 1876 accepted as Astrangia solitaria (Le Sueur, 1818)
Species Astrangia neglecta Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 accepted as Astrangia solitaria (Le Sueur, 1818)
Species Astrangia oaxacensis Palmer, 1928 accepted as Astrangia haimei Verrill, 1866
Species Astrangia pedersenii Verrill, 1870 accepted as Astrangia haimei Verrill, 1866
Species Astrangia phyllangoides Duschassaing & Michelotti, 1860 accepted as Phyllangia americana americana Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849
Species Astrangia pulchella Verrill, 1866 accepted as Astrangia haimei Verrill, 1866
Species Astrangia sanfelifensis Durham & Barnard, 1952 accepted as Astrangia haimei Verrill, 1866
Species Astrangia santelmoensis Durham, 1947 † accepted as Astrangia haimei Verrill, 1866
Species Astrangia tangoloaensis Durham, 1949 accepted as Astrangia californica Durham & Barnard, 1952
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
Depth range 0-263 m  
Depth range 0-263 m [details]

Description Genus of non-reef building scleractinians; Indo-Pacific and Atlantic. Solitary, attached and cylindrical. Corallites are in...  
Description Genus of non-reef building scleractinians; Indo-Pacific and Atlantic. Solitary, attached and cylindrical. Corallites are in close clusters linked by rootlets, all septa are toothed. Cleaned skeletons of some species remain dark-coloured (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]

Fossil range Cretaceous to Recent  
Fossil range Cretaceous to Recent [details]
Hoeksema, B.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Astrangia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135126 on 2018-06-20
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-06 06:55:51Z
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Martinez, Olga
2010-09-08 12:59:53Z
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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 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]   

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  Type locality 
From other sources
Biology zooxanthellate and azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 0-263 m [details]

Description Genus of non-reef building scleractinians; Indo-Pacific and Atlantic. Solitary, attached and cylindrical. Corallites are in close clusters linked by rootlets, all septa are toothed. Cleaned skeletons of some species remain dark-coloured (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]

Fossil range Cretaceous to Recent [details]