WoRMS taxon details

Metridium dianthus (Ellis, 1768)

158251  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158251)

accepted
Species
marine
(ofActinia dianthus Ellis, 1768) Ellis, J. (1768). An account of the Actinia Sociata or clustered animal-flower, lately found on the sea-coast of the new ceded island. In a letter from John Ellis... to the Right honourable the Earl of Hillsborough. <em>Phil. Trans. R. Soc. Lond.</em> 57 2: 428-437., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/51098406#page/489/mode/1up
page(s): 436 [details]   
Distribution Newfoundland, York Harbour  
Distribution Newfoundland, York Harbour [details]
Daly, M.; Fautin, D. (2018). World List of Actiniaria. Metridium dianthus (Ellis, 1768). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158251 on 2018-11-14
Date
action
by
2005-05-25 10:44:50Z
created
2009-09-15 08:51:01Z
checked
2012-01-03 07:57:50Z
changed
2015-10-08 08:58:45Z
changed
2015-10-13 10:34:41Z
changed

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original description  (ofActinia dianthus Ellis, 1768) Ellis, J. (1768). An account of the Actinia Sociata or clustered animal-flower, lately found on the sea-coast of the new ceded island. In a letter from John Ellis... to the Right honourable the Earl of Hillsborough. <em>Phil. Trans. R. Soc. Lond.</em> 57 2: 428-437., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/51098406#page/489/mode/1up
page(s): 436 [details]   

original description  (ofActinia marginata Le Sueur, 1817) Lesueur, C.A. (1818). Observations on several species of the genus Actinia; illustrated by figures. <em>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 1 (6): 149-154, 169-189, pls. 7-8. [details]   

basis of record Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World., available online at http://hercules.kgs.ku.edu/Hexacoral/Anemone2/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution Newfoundland, York Harbour [details]