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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiadumene leucolena (Verrill, 1866) 
AphiaID: 158230

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexacorallia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActiniaria (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNynantheae (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThenaria (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcontiaria (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiadumenidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiadumene (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiadumene Stephenson, 1920
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSagartia leucolena Verrill, 1866 (original binomen)
Sources  basis of record Gosner, K.L. 1971. Guide to identification of marine and estuarine invertebrates: Cape Hatteras to the Bay of Fundy. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 693 p. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwhite anemone  [details]
Environment marine, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Cameroon
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCameroon (introduced: alien[details]
Morocco
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMorocco (introduced: alien[details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCanary Islands part of the North Atlantic Ocean (introduced: alien[details]
Panama
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorPanama (introduced: alien[details]
Senegal
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSenegal (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLepreau [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLorneville Harbour [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest North Atlantic [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (4 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (11 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (5 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Morocco (Nation) : There are no reported impacts of this species in its introduced range. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Spanish (Canary Islands) part of the North Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region) : There are no reported impacts of this species in its introduced range. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Senegal (Nation) : There are no reported impacts of this species in its introduced range. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Cameroon (Nation) : There are no reported impacts of this species in its introduced range. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Panama (Nation) : There are no reported impacts of this species in its introduced range. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Cameroon (Nation) : Ships: accidental as attached or free-living fouling organisms
This introduction is most likely due to transport by ship fouling.  [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Panama (Nation) : Ships: accidental as attached or free-living fouling organisms
It has been widely introduced with oysters and ship fouling to the West Coast of North America (Coos Bay, Oregon to Newport Bay, California; Carlton 1979), the Pacific Coast of Panama (Reimer 1976), Hawaii (Carlton and Eldredge 2009), Puerto Rico (Yale Peabody Museum 2008), Morocco, the Canary Islands, and Cameroon (Ocaña and Den Hartog 2002). [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Panama (Nation) : Fisheries: accidental with deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish
It has been widely introduced with oysters and ship fouling to the West Coast of North America (Coos Bay, Oregon to Newport Bay, California; Carlton 1979), the Pacific Coast of Panama (Reimer 1976), Hawaii (Carlton and Eldredge 2009), Puerto Rico (Yale Peabody Museum 2008), Morocco, the Canary Islands, and Cameroon (Ocaña and Den Hartog 2002). [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Senegal (Nation) : Ships: accidental as attached or free-living fouling organisms
This introduction is most likely due to transport by ship fouling.  [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Morocco (Nation) : Ships: accidental as attached or free-living fouling organisms
This introduction is most likely due to transport by ship fouling.  [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Spanish (Canary Islands) part of the North Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region) : Ships: accidental as attached or free-living fouling organisms
This introduction is most likely due to transport by ship fouling.  [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Generally, anthozoans are primarly carnivorous which prey on sea urchins, gastropods, bivalves, or crustaceans that crawl or swim into their grasp. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Cape Hatteras to Bay of Fundy [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat sandy, muddy, or rocky habitats; also may attached themselves to hard parts or products of other organisms (shells) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction reproduce asexually through longitudinal fission and sexually (protandric hermaphrodites) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158230
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-25 10:44:50Z  created  Claus, Simon
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  changed  van der Land, Jacob
2009-09-14 12:31:43Z  changed  Fautin, Daphne
  
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  Citation: Fautin, D. (2014). Diadumene leucolena (Verrill, 1866). In: Fautin, Daphne G. 2011. Hexacorallians of the World. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158230 on 2014-09-20
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