WoRMS taxon details

Paracyathus pulchellus (Philippi, 1842)

135163  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135163)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Depth range 17-1260 m  
Depth range 17-1260 m [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Paracyathus pulchellus (Philippi, 1842). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135163 on 2018-11-21
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original description  (ofParacyathus confertus Pourtalès, 1868) Pourtalès, L.F. de. (1868). Contributions to the fauna of the Gulf Stream at great depths (2d series). <em>Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, in Cambridge.</em> 1(7): 121-142. [details]   

original description  (ofParacyathus agassizii Duncan, 1873) Duncan, P.M. (1873). A description of the Madreporaria dredged up during the Expeditions of H.M.S. 'Porcupine' in 1869 and 1870. <em>Transactions of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 8: 303-344, pls. 39-49. [details]   

original description  (ofParacyathus insignis Duncan, 1878) Duncan, P.M. (1878). A Description of the Madreporaria dredged up during the Expeditions of H.M.S. Porcupine‘ in 1869 and 1870. – Part. II. <em>The Transactions of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 10: 235-249, pls. 43-45., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1873.tb00560.x [details]   

original description  (ofParacyathus africanus Duncan, 1878) Duncan, P.M. (1878). A Description of the Madreporaria dredged up during the Expeditions of H.M.S. Porcupine‘ in 1869 and 1870. – Part. II. <em>The Transactions of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 10: 235-249, pls. 43-45., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1873.tb00560.x [details]   

original description  (ofParacyathus costatus Duncan, 1878) Duncan, P.M. (1878). A Description of the Madreporaria dredged up during the Expeditions of H.M.S. Porcupine‘ in 1869 and 1870. – Part. II. <em>The Transactions of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 10: 235-249, pls. 43-45., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1873.tb00560.x [details]   

context source (MSBIAS) MEDIN. (2011). UK checklist of marine species derived from the applications Marine Recorder and UNICORN. version 1.0. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Cairns, Stephen (look up in IMIS[details]   

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 Cairns, S.D., Jaap, W.C., and J.C. Lang. 2009. Scleractinia (Cnidaria) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 333–347 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D. (2009). On line appendix: Phylogenetic list of the 711 valid Recent azooxanthellate scleractinian species with their junior synonyms and depth ranges, 28 pp. <em>In: Cold-Water Corals: The Biology and Geology of Deep-Sea Coral Habitats.</em> Cambridge University Press, Cambridge., available online at http://www.lophelia.org/online-appendices [details]   

additional source Reyes, J., N. Santodomingo and S.D. Cairns, 2009. Caryophylliidae (Scleractinia) from the Colombian Caribbean. Zootaxa 2262: 1-39, including 4 pls.  [details]   

redescription Zibrowius, H. (1980). Les scléractiniaires de la Méditerranée et de l'Atlantique nord-oriental. Mémoires de l'Institut océanographique, Monaco, 11. Musée océanographique de Monaco: Monaco. 3 volumes, including bibliography and taxonomic index pp. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 90 [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]   

redescription Cairns, S. D. (1979). The deep-water Scleractinia of the Caribbean and adjacent waters. <em>Stud. Fauna Curacao.</em> 57(180): 341. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Cairns, S. D. (1977). Caryophylliina and Dendrophylliina (Anthozoa: Scleractinia). Mem. Hourglass Cruises 3(4): 27 pp. 2, pls. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 17-1260 m [details]

Habitat shelf to slope [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 

LanguageName 
English papillose cup coral  [details]