WoRMS taxon details

Psammocora Dana, 1846

204148  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204148)

accepted
Genus
Species Psammocora albopicta Benzoni, 2006
Species Psammocora contigua (Esper, 1794)
Species Psammocora digitata Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851
Species Psammocora eldredgei Randall, 2015
Species Psammocora haimiana Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851
Species Psammocora nierstraszi Van der Horst, 1921
Species Psammocora profundacella Gardiner, 1898
Species Psammocora stellata (Verrill, 1866)

Species Psammocora interstinctus Claereboudt, 2006 (nomen nudum)
Species Psammocora ramosa Claereboudt, 2006 (nomen nudum, also homonym of Psammocora ramosa Quelch, 1886)

Subgenus Psammocora (Plesioseris) Duncan, 1884 accepted as Psammocora Dana, 1846 (synonym)
Subgenus Psammocora (Stephanaria) Verrill, 1867 accepted as Psammocora Dana, 1846 (synonym)
Species Psammocora brighami Vaughan, 1907 accepted as Psammocora stellata (Verrill, 1866) (junior synonym)
Species Psammocora columna Dana, 1846 accepted as Coscinaraea columna (Dana, 1846) (original combination, basionym)
Species Psammocora decussata Yabe & Sugiyama, 1937 accepted as Psammocora contigua (Esper, 1794) (junior synonym)
Species Psammocora divaricata Gardiner, 1905 accepted as Psammocora stellata (Verrill, 1866) (junior synonym)
Species Psammocora exesa Gardiner, 1905 accepted as Psammocora haimiana Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 (synonym)
Species Psammocora exesa Dana, 1846 accepted as Coscinaraea exesa (Dana, 1846) (original combination, basionym)
Species Psammocora explanulata Van der Horst, 1922 accepted as Cycloseris explanulata (Van der Horst, 1922) (original combination, basionym)
Species Psammocora folium Umbgrove, 1939 accepted as Psammocora haimiana Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 (synonym)
Species Psammocora fossata Dana, 1846 accepted as Coscinaraea columna (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
Species Psammocora frondosa Verrill, 1864 accepted as Psammocora contigua (Esper, 1794) (synonym ?)
Species Psammocora gonagra Kluzinger, 1879 accepted as Psammocora contigua (Esper, 1794) (junior synonym)
Species Psammocora haimeana Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 accepted as Psammocora haimiana Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 (changed spelling)
Species Psammocora obtusangula (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Psammocora contigua (Esper, 1794) (synonym)
Species Psammocora planipora Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 accepted as Psammocora stellata (Verrill, 1866) (possible hybrid)
Species Psammocora plicata Dana, 1846 accepted as Psammocora contigua (Esper, 1794) (junior synonym)
Species Psammocora ramosa Quelch, 1886 accepted as Psammocora contigua (Esper, 1794) (junior synonym)
Species Psammocora samoensis Hoffmeister, 1925 accepted as Psammocora profundacella Gardiner, 1898 (synonym)
Species Psammocora savigniensis Gardiner, 1898 accepted as Coscinaraea columna (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
Species Psammocora superficialis Gardiner, 1898 accepted as Psammocora profundacella Gardiner, 1898 (synonym)
Species Psammocora superficilaes Gardiner, 1898 accepted as Psammocora profundacella Gardiner, 1898 (misspelling, synonym)
Species Psammocora togianensis Umbgrove, 1940 accepted as Psammocora haimiana Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 (synonym)
Species Psammocora vaughani Yabe & Sugiyama, 1936 accepted as Psammocora verrilli Vaughan, 1907 accepted as Psammocora nierstraszi Van der Horst, 1921 (junior synonym)
Species Psammocora verrilli Vaughan, 1907 accepted as Psammocora nierstraszi Van der Horst, 1921
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Dana, J.D. 1846. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838-1842. Zoophytes 7: 1-740. Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/digitalcollections/usexex/navigation/ScientificText/USExEx19_08select.cfm [details]   
Description See Stefani et al. (2008), Benzoni et al. (2010)  
Description See Stefani et al. (2008), Benzoni et al. (2010) [details]

Taxonomy Recently classified with Psammocoridae (Stefani et al., 2008; Benzoni et al. 2010)  
Taxonomy Recently classified with Psammocoridae (Stefani et al., 2008; Benzoni et al. 2010) [details]
Hoeksema, B.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Psammocora Dana, 1846. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204148 on 2018-04-20
Date
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1997-02-03 14:17:27Z
created
2000-09-13 08:59:56Z
changed
2006-09-28 06:51:36Z
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Martinez, Olga
2013-01-26 18:25:34Z
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2013-02-05 17:27:31Z
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original description Dana, J.D. 1846. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838-1842. Zoophytes 7: 1-740. Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/digitalcollections/usexex/navigation/ScientificText/USExEx19_08select.cfm [details]   

original description  (ofStephanaria Verrill, 1867) Verrill, A. E. (1867). Notes on Radiata in the museum of Yale College with descriptions of new genera and species - II. Notes on the echinoderms of Panama and the west coast of America, with descriptions of a new genus. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences. 1(2): 251-322., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13465264#page/261/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofStephanacora Verrill, 1866) Verrill, A.E. 1866. On the polyps and corals of Panama, with descriptions of new species. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 10: 325–357. [details]   

original description  (ofPsammocora (Stephanaria) Verrill, 1867) Verrill, A. E. (1867). Notes on Radiata in the museum of Yale College with descriptions of new genera and species - II. Notes on the echinoderms of Panama and the west coast of America, with descriptions of a new genus. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences. 1(2): 251-322., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13465264#page/261/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofPsammocora (Plesioseris) Duncan, 1884) Duncan PM (1884) A revision of the families and genera of the sclerodermic Zoantharia, Ed. & H., or Madreporaria (M. Rugosa excepted). Journal of the Linnean Society of London, 18: 1-204. [details]   

basis of record Benzoni, F., Stefani, F., Stolarski, J., Pichon, M., Mitta, G., Galli, P. 2007. Debating phylogenetic relationships of the scleractinian Psammocora: molecular and morphological evidences. Contributions to Zoology 76: 35-54., available online at http://dpc.uba.uva.nl/cgi/t/text/get-pdf?c=ctz;idno=7601a04 [details]   

additional source Benzoni, F., Stefani, F., Pichon, M., Galli, P. 2010. The name game: morpho-molecular species boundaries in the genus Psammocora (Cnidaria, Scleractinia). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 160: 421-456. [details]   

additional source Stefani, F., Benzoni, F., Pichon, M., Mitta, G., Galli, P. 2008. Genetic and morphometric evidence for unresolved species boundaries in the coral genus Psammocora (Cnidaria; Scleractinia). Hydrobiologia 596: 153-172. [details]   

additional source Stefani, F., Benzoni, F., Pichon, M., Cancelliere, C. & Galli, P. 2008. A multidisciplinary approach to the definition of species boundaries in branching species of the coral genus Psammocora (Cnidaria, Scleractinia). Zoologica Scripta 37: 71-91. [details]   

additional source Veron, J.E.N. & M. Pichon (1976). Scleractinia of Eastern Australia. Part I. Families Thamnasteriidae, Astroceoniidae, Pocilloporidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph Series. Volume I. [details]   

basis of record  (ofStephanaria Verrill, 1867) Veron, J.E.N. & M. Pichon (1976). Scleractinia of Eastern Australia. Part I. Families Thamnasteriidae, Astroceoniidae, Pocilloporidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph Series. Volume I. [details]   

basis of record  (ofPsammocora (Stephanaria) Verrill, 1867) Stefani, F., Benzoni, F., Pichon, M., Cancelliere, C. & Galli, P. 2008. A multidisciplinary approach to the definition of species boundaries in branching species of the coral genus Psammocora (Cnidaria, Scleractinia). Zoologica Scripta 37: 71-91. [details]   

basis of record  (ofPsammocora (Plesioseris) Duncan, 1884) Veron, J.E.N. & M. Pichon (1976). Scleractinia of Eastern Australia. Part I. Families Thamnasteriidae, Astroceoniidae, Pocilloporidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph Series. Volume I. [details]   
From editor or global species database
Description See Stefani et al. (2008), Benzoni et al. (2010) [details]

Taxonomy Recently classified with Psammocoridae (Stefani et al., 2008; Benzoni et al. 2010) [details]
 



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