WoRMS taxon details

Muricea Lamouroux, 1821

177745  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:177745)

accepted
Genus
Species Muricea acervata Verrill, 1866
Species Muricea albida Verrill, 1868
Species Muricea aspera Verrill, 1869
Species Muricea atlantica (Kükenthal, 1911)
Species Muricea austera Verrill, 1869
Species Muricea californica Aurivillius, 1931
Species Muricea crassa Verrill, 1869
Species Muricea echinata Milne Edwards, 1855
Species Muricea elongata Lamouroux, 1821
Species Muricea flamma Marques & Castro, 1995
Species Muricea formosa Verrill, 1869
Species Muricea fruticosa Verrill, 1869
Species Muricea galapagensis Deichmann, 1941
Species Muricea hebes Verrill, 1864
Species Muricea hispida Verrill, 1866
Species Muricea horrida Möbius, 1861
Species Muricea laxa Verrill, 1864
Species Muricea midas Bayer, 1959
Species Muricea mortensenii Hickson, 1928
Species Muricea muricata (Pallas, 1766)
Species Muricea nariformis Aurivillius, 1931
Species Muricea pendula Verrill, 1868
Species Muricea pinnata Bayer, 1961
Species Muricea plantaginea (Valenciennes, 1846)
Species Muricea purpurea Verrill, 1864
Species Muricea pusilla (Nutting, 1909)
Species Muricea ramosa (Thomson & Simpson, 1909)
Species Muricea retusa Verrill, 1869
Species Muricea robusta Verrill, 1864
Species Muricea spicifera Lamouroux, 1821
Species Muricea splendens (Thomson & Simpson, 1909)
Species Muricea squarrosa Verrill, 1869
Species Muricea subtilis Breedy & Guzman, 2016
Species Muricea tubigera Verrill, 1868
Species Muricea waltonsmithi Bayer, 1994

Species Muricea appressa (Verrill, 1864) accepted as Muricea plantaginea (Valenciennes, 1846)
Species Muricea bebrycoides Koch, 1887 accepted as Villogorgia bebrycoides (Koch, 1887)
Species Muricea chamaeleon Koch, 1882 accepted as Paramuricea clavata (Risso, 1826)
Species Muricea granulosa Verrill, 1870 accepted as Muriceopsis tuberculata (Esper, 1792)
Species Muricea macrospina Koch, 1882 accepted as Paramuricea macrospina (Koch, 1882)
Species Muricea paucituberculata Marion, 1906 accepted as Muriceides sceptrum (Studer, 1891) accepted as Muriceides paucituberculata (Marion, 1882)
Species Muricea tenella Verrill, 1869 accepted as Muricea plantaginea (Valenciennes, 1846)
Not documented
Cordeiro, R.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2018). World List of Octocorallia. Muricea Lamouroux, 1821. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=177745 on 2018-12-14
Date
action
by
2005-07-26 12:01:18Z
created
2006-09-25 06:54:45Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2010-09-17 06:17:46Z
checked

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basis of record Watling, L.; Auster, P. (2005). Distribution of deep-water Alcyonacea off the Northeast Coast of the United States. In: Freiwald, A., R.J. Murray, editors. Cold-Water Corals and Ecosystems. <em>Proceedings of the Second Deep-Sea Coral Symposium, Erlangen, Germany, September 2003.</em> Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, pp 279-296. [details]   

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
 
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