WoRMS taxon details

Balanophyllia (Balanophyllia) regia Gosse, 1853

135181  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135181)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Balanophyllia regia Gosse, 1853) Gosse, P.H. (1853). A naturalist's rambles on the Devonshire coast. <em>John van Voorst, London.</em> pp. i-xvi, 1-451, pls 1-28., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/23993750 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Depth range 2-100 m  
Depth range 2-100 m [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2020). World List of Scleractinia. Balanophyllia (Balanophyllia) regia Gosse, 1853. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135181 on 2020-11-26
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2010-11-18 00:03:49Z
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original description  (of Balanophyllia brevis Duncan, 1882) Duncan PM. (1882). On some recent corals from Madeira. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 1882: 213-220, pl. 8. [details]   

original description  (of Balanophyllia regia Gosse, 1853) Gosse, P.H. (1853). A naturalist's rambles on the Devonshire coast. <em>John van Voorst, London.</em> pp. i-xvi, 1-451, pls 1-28., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/23993750 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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. (2009-2017). 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. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Lacaze-Duthiers, H. de. (1897). Faune du Golfe de Lion. Coralliaires. Zoanthaires sclérodermés (Deuxième mémoire). <em>Archives de Zoologie Expérimentale et Générale. Ser. 3.</em> 5: 1-249, pls. 1-12. [details]   

additional source Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

redescription Zibrowius, H. (1980). Les scléractiniaires de la Méditerranée et de l'Atlantique nord-oriental. <em>Mémoires de l'Institut océanographique, Monaco,.</em> 11, 3 volumes. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 185 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Biology solitary; azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 2-100 m [details]

Habitat coastal [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LanguageName 
Dutch gouden sterkoraal  [details]
English scarlet-and-gold star coralscarlet coralscarlet and gold star-coralroyal star coralgolden star coral  [details]
German Königliche Warzenkoralle  [details]