WoRMS taxon details

Agariciidae Gray, 1847

196096  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196096)

accepted
Family
Genus Agaricia Lamarck, 1801
  » Species Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758)
    » Forma Agaricia agaricites f. agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
    » Forma Agaricia agaricites f. bifaciata Zlatarski, 1982 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
    » Forma Agaricia agaricites f. carinata Wells, 1973 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
    » Forma Agaricia agaricites f. danai (Milne Edwards, 1860) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
    » Forma Agaricia agaricites f. humilis Verrill, 1901 accepted as Agaricia humilis Verrill, 1901 (upgrade to species level)
    » Forma Agaricia agaricites f. massiva Zlatarski, 1982 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
    » Forma Agaricia agaricites f. purpurea Wells, 1973 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
    » Forma Agaricia agaricites f. unifaciata Zlatarski, 1982 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
    » Variety Agaricia agaricites var. crassa (Verrill, 1902) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
    » Variety Agaricia agaricites var. danae (Milne Edwards, 1860) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
    » Variety Agaricia agaricites var. gibbosa (Dana, 1846) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
    » Variety Agaricia agaricites var. humilis Verrill, 1901 accepted as Agaricia humilis Verrill, 1901 (upgrade to species level)
    » Variety Agaricia agaricites var. lessoni (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
    » Variety Agaricia agaricites var. pusilla Verrill, 1901 accepted as Agaricia tenuifolia Dana, 1846 (synonymy)
    » Variety Agaricia agaricites var. tenuifolia Dana, 1846 accepted as Agaricia tenuifolia Dana, 1846 (changed combination)
  » Species Agaricia fragilis Dana, 1848
  » Species Agaricia grahamae Wells, 1973
  » Species Agaricia humilis Verrill, 1901
  » Species Agaricia lamarcki Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851
  » Species Agaricia tenuifolia Dana, 1846
  » Species Agaricia undata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
  » Species Agaricia frondosa Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (taxon inquirendum, synonymy)
  » Species Agaricia radiata Risso, 1826 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Agaricia regularis Quelch, 1886 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Subgenus Agaricia (Mycedia) Dana, 1846 accepted as Agaricia Lamarck, 1801 (synonymy)
    » Species Agaricia (Mycedia) agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (changed combination)
      » Subspecies Agaricia (Mycedia) agaricites cristata Dana, 1846 (taxon inquirendum)
    » Species Agaricia (Mycedia) cristata (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775) (synonymy)
      » Variety Agaricia (Mycedia) cristata var. tenuifolia Dana, 1846 accepted as Agaricia tenuifolia Dana, 1846 (changed combination)
    » Species Agaricia (Mycedia) cucullata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Helioseris cucullata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (changed combination)
    » Species Agaricia (Mycedia) fragilis Dana, 1846 accepted as Agaricia fragilis Dana, 1848 (changed combination)
    » Species Agaricia (Mycedia) gibbosa Dana, 1846 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
    » Species Agaricia (Mycedia) purpurea Dana, 1846 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
  » Subgenus Agaricia (Undaria) Oken, 1815 accepted as Agaricia Lamarck, 1801 (synonym)
    » Species Agaricia (Undaria) agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (invalid work)
    » Species Agaricia (Undaria) levicollis Dana, 1846 accepted as Pachyseris speciosa (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
    » Species Agaricia (Undaria) planulata Dana, 1846 accepted as Gardineroseris planulata (Dana, 1846) (basionym, changed combination)
    » Species Agaricia (Undaria) rugosa Lamarck, 1801 accepted as Pachyseris rugosa (Lamarck, 1801) (changed combination)
    » Species Agaricia (Undaria) speciosa Dana, 1846 accepted as Pachyseris speciosa (Dana, 1846) (original combination, basionym)
    » Species Agaricia (Undaria) undata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Agaricia undata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (changed combination)
  » Species Agaricia ampliata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Merulina ampliata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
  » Species Agaricia anguillensis Vaughan, 1919 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
  » Species Agaricia anthrophylla Horn, 1861 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
  » Species Agaricia cailletti (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) accepted as Leptoseris cailleti (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) (previous combination)
  » Species Agaricia clavus Dana, 1846 accepted as Pavona clavus Dana, 1846 (synonymy)
  » Species Agaricia crassa Verrill, 1901 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
  » Species Agaricia crispa Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Leptoseris papyracea (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
  » Species Agaricia cucullata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Helioseris cucullata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (changed combination)
  » Species Agaricia danai Milne Edwards, 1860 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
  » Species Agaricia diffluens (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Pavona diffluens (Lamarck, 1816) (changed combination)
  » Species Agaricia dominicensis Vaughan, 1919 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
  » Species Agaricia elephantotus (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Mycedium elephantotus (Pallas, 1766) (changed combination)
  » Species Agaricia explanata Lamouroux, 1824 accepted as Agaricia explanulata Lamarck, 1816 (synonymy)
  » Species Agaricia explanulata Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Pavona explanulata (Lamarck, 1816) (original combination, basionym)
  » Species Agaricia fossata (Dana, 1846) accepted as Psammocora columna Dana, 1846 (synonymy)
  » Species Agaricia gibbosa Dana, 1846 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (changed combination)
  » Species Agaricia levicollis Dana, 1846 accepted as Pachyseris speciosa (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
  » Species Agaricia lima Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Montipora foliosa (Pallas, 1766) (synonymy)
  » Species Agaricia minikoiensis (Gardiner, 1905) accepted as Leptoseris mycetoseroides Wells, 1954 (wrong identification)
  » Species Agaricia nobilis Verrill, 1901 accepted as Helioseris cucullata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (synonymy)
  » Species Agaricia papillosa Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Montipora verrucosa (Lamarck, 1816) (synonymy)
  » Species Agaricia planulata Dana, 1846 accepted as Gardineroseris planulata (Dana, 1846) (original combination, basionym)
  » Species Agaricia ponderosa Gardiner, 1905 accepted as Gardineroseris planulata (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
  » Species Agaricia purpurea Le Sueur, 1820 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
  » Species Agaricia rugosa Lamarck, 1801 accepted as Pachyseris rugosa (Lamarck, 1801) (original combination, basionym)
  » Species Agaricia speciosa Dana, 1846 accepted as Pachyseris speciosa (Dana, 1846) (original combination, basionym)
  » Species Agaricia talpa (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Polyphyllia talpina (Lamarck, 1801) (synonymy)
  » Species Agaricia vesparium (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Genus Coeloseris Vaughan, 1918
Genus Dactylotrochus Wells, 1954
Genus Gardineroseris Scheer & Pillai, 1974
Genus Helioseris Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849
Genus Leptoseris Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849
  » Species Leptoseris amitoriensis Veron, 1990
  » Species Leptoseris cailleti (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)
  » Species Leptoseris explanata Yabe & Sugiyama, 1941
  » Species Leptoseris foliosa Dinesen, 1980
  » Species Leptoseris fragilis Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849
  » Species Leptoseris gardineri (van der Horst, 1922)
  » Species Leptoseris glabra Dinesen, 1980
  » Species Leptoseris hawaiiensis Vaughan, 1907
  » Species Leptoseris incrustans (Quelch, 1886)
  » Species Leptoseris kalayaanensis Licuanan & Alino, 2009
  » Species Leptoseris mycetoseroides Wells, 1954
  » Species Leptoseris papyracea (Dana, 1846)
  » Species Leptoseris scabra Vaughan, 1907
  » Species Leptoseris solida (Quelch, 1886)
  » Species Leptoseris striata Fenner & Veron, 2000
  » Species Leptoseris troglodyta Hoeksema, 2012
  » Species Leptoseris tubulifera Vaughan, 1907
  » Species Leptoseris yabei (Pillai & Scheer, 1976)
  » Species Leptoseris edwardsi Rousseau, 1854 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Leptoseris colamna Yabe & Sugiyama, 1941 accepted as Leptoseris scabra Vaughan, 1907 (wrong spelling)
  » Species Leptoseris columna Yabe & Sugiyama, 1941 accepted as Leptoseris scabra Vaughan, 1907
  » Species Leptoseris crispa (Ehrenberg, 1834) accepted as Leptoseris papyracea (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
  » Species Leptoseris cucullata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Helioseris cucullata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
  » Species Leptoseris digitata Vaughan, 1907 accepted as Leptoseris papyracea (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
  » Species Leptoseris gravieri van der Horst, 1922 accepted as Leptoseris hawaiiensis Vaughan, 1907 (synonym)
  » Species Leptoseris incrustans Gardiner, 1905 accepted as Leptoseris hawaiiensis Vaughan, 1907 (homonym, synonym)
  » Species Leptoseris panamensis Durham & Barnard, 1952 accepted as Leptoseris papyracea (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
  » Species Leptoseris paschalensis Wells, 1972 accepted as Leptoseris solida (Quelch, 1886) (synonym)
  » Species Leptoseris porosa (Quelch, 1886) accepted as Leptoseris solida (Quelch, 1886) (synonym)
  » Species Leptoseris regularis (Quelch, 1886) accepted as Leptoseris scabra Vaughan, 1907 (synonym)
  » Species Leptoseris striatus Saville Kent, 1871 accepted as Leptoseris hawaiiensis Vaughan, 1907 (nomen oblitum)
  » Species Leptoseris tenuis Van der Horst, 1921 accepted as Leptoseris hawaiiensis Vaughan, 1907 (synonym)
  » Species Leptoseris zamboi Nemenzo, 1971 accepted as Leptoseris papyracea (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
Genus Pavona Lamarck, 1801
  » Species Pavona bipartita Nemenzo, 1979
  » Species Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775)
  » Species Pavona chiriquiensis Glynn, Maté & Stemann, 2001
  » Species Pavona clavus Dana, 1846
    » Subspecies Pavona clavus liliacea (Klunzinger, 1879) accepted as Pavona clavus Dana, 1846 (synonym)
  » Species Pavona danai (Milne Edwards, 1860)
  » Species Pavona decussata (Dana, 1846)
  » Species Pavona diffluens (Lamarck, 1816)
  » Species Pavona diminuta Veron, 1990
  » Species Pavona divaricata Lamarck, 1816
  » Species Pavona duerdeni Vaughan, 1907
  » Species Pavona explanulata (Lamarck, 1816)
  » Species Pavona frondifera (Lamarck, 1816)
  » Species Pavona gigantea (Verrill, 1869)
  » Species Pavona maldivensis (Gardiner, 1905)
  » Species Pavona minor (Brüggemann, 1879)
  » Species Pavona minuta Wells, 1954
  » Species Pavona varians (Verrill, 1864)
  » Species Pavona venosa (Ehrenberg, 1834)
  » Species Pavona xarifae Scheer & Pillai, 1974
  » Species Pavona angularis Klunzinger, 1879 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Pavona complanata Verrill, 1866 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Pavona foliosa Verrill, 1866 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Pavona garanbiensis Yabe & Ehara, 1936 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Pavona latistella Dana, 1846 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Pavona prismatica (Brüggemann, 1879) (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Pavona angulata Klunzinger, 1879 (nomen nudum, misspelling ?)
  » Species Pavona distincta Latypov, 2011 (nomen nudum)
  » Subgenus Pavona (Pavona) Lamarck, 1801 accepted as Pavona Lamarck, 1801 (changed combination)
  » Subgenus Pavona (Polyastra) Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Pavona Lamarck, 1801 (synonym)
  » Subgenus Pavona (Pseudocolumnastrea) Yabe & Sugiyama, 1933 accepted as Pavona Lamarck, 1801
  » Species Pavona clivosa (Verrill, 1869) accepted as Pavona clavus Dana, 1846 (Synonymy)
  » Species Pavona crassa (Dana, 1846) accepted as Pavona decussata (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
  » Species Pavona cristata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775) (synonym)
  » Species Pavona dilatata Nemenzo & Montecillo, 1985 accepted as Pavona danai (Milne Edwards, 1860) (Synonymy)
  » Species Pavona formosa Dana, 1846 accepted as Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775) (synonymy)
  » Species Pavona galapagensis Durham & Barnard, 1952 accepted as Pavona clavus Dana, 1846 (Synonymy)
  » Species Pavona gardineri van der Horst, 1922 accepted as Leptoseris gardineri (van der Horst, 1922) (basionym, changed combination)
  » Species Pavona lata (Dana, 1846) accepted as Pavona decussata (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
  » Species Pavona laxa Klunzinger, 1879 accepted as Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775) (synonymy)
  » Species Pavona liliacea (Klunzinger, 1879) accepted as Pavona clavus Dana, 1846 (synonym)
  » Species Pavona obtusata (Quelch, 1884) accepted as Pavona venosa (Ehrenberg, 1834) (previous combination)
  » Species Pavona percarinata Ridley, 1883 accepted as Pavona varians (Verrill, 1864) (synonym)
  » Species Pavona planulata (Dana, 1846) accepted as Gardineroseris planulata (Dana, 1846) (previous combination)
  » Species Pavona pollicata Wells, 1954 accepted as Pavona maldivensis (Gardiner, 1905) (synonym)
  » Species Pavona praetorta (Dana, 1846) accepted as Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775) (synonymy)
  » Species Pavona pretosia Bassett-Smith, 1890 accepted as Leptoseris papyracea (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
  » Species Pavona ramosa Bassett-Smith, 1890 accepted as Leptoseris papyracea (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
  » Species Pavona repens (Brüggemann, 1877) accepted as Pavona varians (Verrill, 1864) (synonym)
  » Species Pavona seriata Brüggemann, 1879 accepted as Pavona decussata (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
  » Species Pavona venusta Dana, 1846 accepted as Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775) (synonym)
  » Species Pavona yabei Pillai & Scheer, 1976 accepted as Leptoseris yabei (Pillai & Scheer, 1976) (original combination, basionym)

Genus Agariciella Ma, 1937 accepted as Leptoseris Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 (synonym)
Genus Asteroseris Verril, 1901 accepted as Gardineroseris Scheer & Pillai, 1974 (synonym)
  » Species Asteroseris planulata (Dana, 1846) accepted as Gardineroseris planulata (Dana, 1846) (previous combination)
Genus Cylloseris Quelch, 1886 accepted as Leptoseris Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 (synonym)
  » Species Cylloseris incrustans Quelch, 1886 accepted as Leptoseris incrustans (Quelch, 1886) (original combination, basionym)
Genus Domoseris Quelch, 1886 accepted as Leptoseris Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 (synonym)
  » Species Domoseris porosa Quelch, 1886 accepted as Leptoseris solida (Quelch, 1886) (synonym)
  » Species Domoseris regularis Quelch, 1886 accepted as Leptoseris scabra Vaughan, 1907 (synonym)
  » Species Domoseris solida Quelch, 1886 accepted as Leptoseris solida (Quelch, 1886) (original combination, basionym)
Genus Folioseris Rehberg, 1892 accepted as Leptoseris Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 (synonym)
  » Species Folioseris crispa (Ehrenberg, 1834) accepted as Leptoseris papyracea (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
  » Species Folioseris papyracea (Dana, 1846) accepted as Leptoseris papyracea (Dana, 1846) (changed combination)
Genus Haloseris Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 accepted as Leptoseris Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 (synonym)
Genus Lophoseris Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 accepted as Pavona Lamarck, 1801 (synonym)
  » Species Lophoseris cactus (Forskål, 1775) accepted as Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775) (changed combination)
  » Species Lophoseris clavus (Dana, 1846) accepted as Pavona clavus Dana, 1846 (previous combination)
  » Species Lophoseris crassa (Dana, 1846) accepted as Pavona decussata (Dana, 1846) (synonymy)
  » Species Lophoseris cristata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775) (Synonymy, changed combination)
  » Species Lophoseris cristata Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 accepted as Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775) (synonymy)
  » Species Lophoseris danai Milne Edwards, 1860 accepted as Pavona danai (Milne Edwards, 1860) (basionym, changed combination)
  » Species Lophoseris diffluens (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Pavona diffluens (Lamarck, 1816) (changed combination)
  » Species Lophoseris divaricata (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Pavona divaricata Lamarck, 1816 (changed combination)
  » Species Lophoseris explanulata (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Pavona explanulata (Lamarck, 1816) (changed combination)
  » Species Lophoseris frondifera (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Pavona frondifera (Lamarck, 1816) (Synonymy, changed combination)
  » Species Lophoseris knorri Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 accepted as Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775) (synonym)
  » Species Lophoseris lata (Dana, 1846) accepted as Pavona decussata (Dana, 1846) (synonymy)
  » Species Lophoseris laxa (Klunzinger, 1879) accepted as Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775) (synonymy)
  » Species Lophoseris muelleri Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 accepted as Psammocora contigua (Esper, 1794) (synonymy)
  » Species Lophoseris mülleri Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 accepted as Psammocora contigua (Esper, 1794) (synonymy)
  » Species Lophoseris repens Brüggemann, 1877 accepted as Pavona varians (Verrill, 1864) (synonym)
  » Species Lophoseris venusta (Dana, 1846) accepted as Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775) (synonymy)
Genus Mycedia Dana, 1846 accepted as Agaricia Lamarck, 1801 (synonymy)
  » Species Mycedia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (changed combination)
  » Species Mycedia cucullata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Helioseris cucullata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (changed combination)
  » Species Mycedia fragilis (Dana, 1846) accepted as Agaricia fragilis Dana, 1848 (changed combination)
  » Species Mycedia gibbosa (Dana, 1846) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
  » Species Mycedia purpurea (Dana, 1846) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Genus Pavonia Lamarck, 1801 accepted as Pavona Lamarck, 1801 (unjustified emendation for Pavona Lamarck, 1801)
  » Species Pavonia angularis Klunzinger, 1879 (taxon inquirendum, amended spelling genus name)
  » Species Pavonia complanata Verrill, 1866 (taxon inquirendum, amended spelling genus name)
  » Species Pavonia foliosa Verrill, 1866 (taxon inquirendum, amended spelling genus name)
  » Species Pavonia latistella Dana, 1846 (taxon inquirendum, amended spelling genus name)
  » Species Pavonia prismatica Brüggemann, 1879 (taxon inquirendum, amended spelling genus name)
  » Species Pavonia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (changed combination)
  » Species Pavonia boletiformis (Esper, 1794) accepted as Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775) (synonymy)
  » Species Pavonia cactus (Forskål, 1775) accepted as Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775) (changed combination)
  » Species Pavonia calcifera Gardiner, 1898 accepted as Pavona venosa (Ehrenberg, 1834) (synonym)
  » Species Pavonia clavus Dana, 1846 accepted as Pavona clavus Dana, 1846 (amended spelling genus name)
  » Species Pavonia clivosa Verrill, 1869 accepted as Pavona clavus Dana, 1846 (Synonymy)
  » Species Pavonia crassa Dana, 1846 accepted as Pavona decussata (Dana, 1846) (synonymy)
    » Variety Pavonia crassa var. ascia Dana, 1846 accepted as Pavona decussata (Dana, 1846) (synonymy)
    » Variety Pavonia crassa var. loculata Dana, 1846 accepted as Pavona decussata (Dana, 1846) (synonymy)
    » Variety Pavonia crassa var. obtusa Dana, 1846 accepted as Pavona decussata (Dana, 1846) (synonymy)
  » Species Pavonia crispa (Ehrenberg, 1834) accepted as Leptoseris papyracea (Dana, 1846) (synonymy)
  » Species Pavonia cristata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775) (Synonymy)
  » Species Pavonia cristata Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775) (synonymy)
  » Species Pavonia cristata (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851) accepted as Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775) (synonymy)
  » Species Pavonia decussata Dana, 1846 accepted as Pavona decussata (Dana, 1846) (amended spelling genus name)
  » Species Pavonia divaricata Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Pavona divaricata Lamarck, 1816 (amended spelling genus name)
  » Species Pavonia elephantotus (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Mycedium elephantotus (Pallas, 1766) (changed combination)
  » Species Pavonia explanulata (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Pavona explanulata (Lamarck, 1816) (changed combination)
  » Species Pavonia formosa Dana, 1846 accepted as Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775) (amended spelling)
  » Species Pavonia frondifera Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Pavona frondifera (Lamarck, 1816) (changed combination)
  » Species Pavonia gigantea Verrill, 1869 accepted as Pavona gigantea (Verrill, 1869) (misspelling genus name)
  » Species Pavonia intermedia Gardiner, 1898 accepted as Pavona varians (Verrill, 1864) (synonym)
  » Species Pavonia lata Dana, 1846 accepted as Pavona decussata (Dana, 1846) (synonymy)
  » Species Pavonia minor Brüggemann, 1879 accepted as Pavona minor (Brüggemann, 1879)
  » Species Pavonia obtusangula Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Psammocora contigua (Esper, 1794) (synonym)
  » Species Pavonia papyracea Dana, 1846 accepted as Leptoseris papyracea (Dana, 1846) (original combination, basionym, wrong genus spelling)
  » Species Pavonia percarinata Ridley, 1883 accepted as Pavona varians (Verrill, 1864) (Synonymy)
  » Species Pavonia praetorta Dana, 1846 accepted as Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775) (synonymy)
  » Species Pavonia pretiosa Bassett-Smith, 1890 accepted as Leptoseris papyracea (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
  » Species Pavonia ramosa Bassett-Smith, 1890 accepted as Leptoseris papyracea (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
  » Species Pavonia repens (Brüggemann, 1877) accepted as Pavona varians (Verrill, 1864) (Synonymy)
  » Species Pavonia seriata Brüggemann, 1879 accepted as Pavona decussata (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy, wrong genus name spelling)
  » Species Pavonia sidera (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Siderastrea siderea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (changed combination)
  » Species Pavonia undata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Agaricia undata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (changed combination)
  » Species Pavonia varians Verrill, 1864 accepted as Pavona varians (Verrill, 1864) (misspelling genus name)
  » Species Pavonia venusta Dana, 1846 accepted as Pavona cactus (Forskål, 1775) (synonymy)
Genus Polyastra Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Pavona Lamarck, 1801 (synonym)
  » Species Polyastra obtusata (Quelch, 1884) accepted as Pavona venosa (Ehrenberg, 1834) (Synonymy)
  » Species Polyastra planulata (Dana, 1846) accepted as Gardineroseris planulata (Dana, 1846) (previous combination)
  » Species Polyastra venosa Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Pavona venosa (Ehrenberg, 1834) (original combination, basionym)
Genus Pseudocolumnastrea Yabe & Sugiyama, 1933 accepted as Pavona Lamarck, 1801 (synonym)
Genus Reussastraea d'Achiardi, 1875 accepted as Pavona Lamarck, 1801
Genus Tichoseris Quelch, 1884 accepted as Pavona Lamarck, 1801 (synonymy)
  » Species Tichoseris angulosa Ortmann, 1889 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Tichoseris clavus (Dana, 1846) accepted as Pavona clavus Dana, 1846 (previous combination)
  » Species Tichoseris obtusata Quelch, 1884 accepted as Pavona venosa (Ehrenberg, 1834) (synonymy)
Genus Undaria Oken, 1815 accepted as Agaricia Lamarck, 1801 (invalid)
  » Species Undaria agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (changed combination)
  » Species Undaria crassa (Verrill, 1901) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
  » Species Undaria humilis (Verrill, 1902) accepted as Agaricia humilis Verrill, 1901 (changed combination)
  » Species Undaria tenuifolia (Dana, 1846) accepted as Agaricia tenuifolia Dana, 1846 (changed combination)
  » Species Undaria undata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Agaricia undata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (changed combination)
Genus Xishasiderastrea Zou, 1975 accepted as Coeloseris Vaughan, 1918 (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Gray, J.E. (1847). An outline of an arrangement of stony corals. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> (1)19: 120-128. [details]   
Description Agariciidae have very fine tentacles which are seldom extended during the day (except for Pavona explanulata).
Little is...  
Description Agariciidae have very fine tentacles which are seldom extended during the day (except for Pavona explanulata).
Little is known about their sexual reproduction, except that different species may be separately sexed or hermaphrodite and may brood planula larvae or release gametes.
The genera in this family are colonial (except for some fossil genera), hermatypic. Colonies are massive, laminar or foliaceous. Corallites are immersed with poorly defined walls formed by thickening of the septo-costae. Septa seldom fuse and are continuous between adjacent corallite centres. They have smooth or finely serrated margins and are closely packed.
Similar family is Siderastreidae. (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2020). World List of Scleractinia. Agariciidae Gray, 1847. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196096 on 2020-11-28
Date
action
by
2005-12-27 19:49:34Z
created
2009-08-12 11:48:18Z
changed
db_admin
2014-03-16 13:26:33Z
changed

Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


original description Gray, J.E. (1847). An outline of an arrangement of stony corals. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> (1)19: 120-128. [details]   

original description  (of Agariciadae Gray, 1847) Gray, J.E. (1847). An outline of an arrangement of stony corals. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> (1)19: 120-128. [details]   

original description  (of Lamellofungiidae Alloiteau, 1957 †) Alloiteau J. (1957). Contribution a la systematique des Madreporaires fossiles, 1, 462 pp. Paris.  [details]   

original description  (of Trochoseridae Wells, 1933 †) Wells JW. (1933). Corals of the Cretaceous of the Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plains and Western Interior of the United States. <em>Bulletins of American Paleontology,.</em> 18 (67): 85–292. [details]   

basis of record Veron JEN. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. <em>Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.</em>  [details]   

additional source Kitahara MV, Stolarski J, Cairns SD, Benzoni F, Stake JL, Miller DJ. (2012). The first modern solitary Agariciidae (Anthozoa, Scleractinia) revealed by molecular and microstructural analysis. <em>Invertebrate Systematics.</em> 26 (3): 303-315., available online at https://doi.org/10.1071/is11053 [details]   

additional source Beauvais L. (1981). Sur la taxinomie des Madréporaires mésozoïques. <em>Acta Palaeontologica Polonica.</em> 25 (3-4): 345-360,. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Description Agariciidae have very fine tentacles which are seldom extended during the day (except for Pavona explanulata).
Little is known about their sexual reproduction, except that different species may be separately sexed or hermaphrodite and may brood planula larvae or release gametes.
The genera in this family are colonial (except for some fossil genera), hermatypic. Colonies are massive, laminar or foliaceous. Corallites are immersed with poorly defined walls formed by thickening of the septo-costae. Septa seldom fuse and are continuous between adjacent corallite centres. They have smooth or finely serrated margins and are closely packed.
Similar family is Siderastreidae. (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]
LanguageName 
Japanese ヒラフキサンゴ科  [details]