WoRMS name details

Alcyonium cuspidiferum Lamarck, 1815

189892  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:189892)

 unaccepted (genus transfer)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Lamarck, J.B.P. De Monet, Comte De. (1815 [1814]). Suite des polypiers empâtés. Mémoires du Muséum d’Histoire naturelle, Paris. 1: 69-80, 162-168, 331-340. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Holotype  MNHN DT 652  
Holotype MNHN DT 652 [details]
Type locality contained in Caribbean Sea  
type locality contained in Caribbean Sea [details]
Note Lamarck (1815) did not know the origin of the...  
Type locality Lamarck (1815) did not know the origin of the type material, other than that it was part of the 'Stathouder' collection (i.e. the collection 'sequestered' from the Netherlands during Napoleontic times). The species has been reliably redescribed from Caribbean localities, so by inference the type must have been collected also from there.  [details]
WoRMS (2018). Alcyonium cuspidiferum Lamarck, 1815. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=189892 on 2018-05-23
Date
action
by
2005-12-18 15:00:44Z
created
2006-08-07 17:38:25Z
changed
2008-07-20 12:55:31Z
changed
2016-10-23 13:49:21Z
changed

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original description Lamarck, J.B.P. De Monet, Comte De. (1815 [1814]). Suite des polypiers empâtés. Mémoires du Muséum d’Histoire naturelle, Paris. 1: 69-80, 162-168, 331-340. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Holotype MNHN DT 652 [details]
From editor or global species database
Type locality Lamarck (1815) did not know the origin of the type material, other than that it was part of the 'Stathouder' collection (i.e. the collection 'sequestered' from the Netherlands during Napoleontic times). The species has been reliably redescribed from Caribbean localities, so by inference the type must have been collected also from there.  [details]