WoRMS taxon details

Balanophyllia (Balanophyllia) europaea (Risso, 1826)

135180  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135180)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Depth range 0-50 m  
Depth range 0-50 m [details]
Hoeksema, B.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Balanophyllia (Balanophyllia) europaea (Risso, 1826). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135180 on 2018-06-21
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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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 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. In: Cold-Water Corals: The Biology and Geology of Deep-Sea Coral Habitats. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge., available online at http://www.lophelia.org/online-appendices [details]   

additional source Veron JEN. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.  [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): 183 [details]   

basis of record  (ofCaryophyllia europaea Risso, 1826) 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. In: Cold-Water Corals: The Biology and Geology of Deep-Sea Coral Habitats. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge., available online at http://www.lophelia.org/online-appendices [details]   

basis of record  (ofDesmophyllum stellaria Ehrenberg, 1834) 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. In: Cold-Water Corals: The Biology and Geology of Deep-Sea Coral Habitats. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge., available online at http://www.lophelia.org/online-appendices [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Biology zooxanthellate [details]

From other sources
Depth range 0-50 m [details]

Habitat shelf [details]
 

LanguageName 
English scarlet coralpig-tooth coral  [details]
French dent de cochon  [details]
German Warzenkoralle  [details]
Italian medrepora solitaria  [details]
Spanish madrépora solitaria  [details]