WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea Oken, 1815

205332  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205332)

accepted
Genus
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea acrhelia Veron, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea alta Nemenzo, 1979
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea astreata (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea cryptoramosa Fenner & Veron, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea fascicularis (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea horrescens (Dana, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea longisepta Fenner & Veron, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea negrensis Nemenzo, 1979
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea pauciradiata (Blainville, 1830)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea paucisepta Claereboudt, 1990

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea aequalis Bassett-Smith, 1890 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea colamnaris Eguchi & Shirai, 1977 (nomen dubium, Probably misspelled: G. columnaris)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea explanata Quelch, 1886 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea laevis Brüggemann, 1879 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea laperouseana (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) (nomen dubium)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea bougainvillei Brüggemann, 1879 (nomen nudum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea vesiculosa Latypov, 2011 (nomen nudum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea anthophyllites Faurot, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea fascicularis (Linnaeus, 1767) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea aspera Quelch, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea fascicularis (Linnaeus, 1767) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea clavus Dana, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea astreata (Lamarck, 1816) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea eburnea Pourtalès, 1871 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJavania cailleti (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea ellisi (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea fascicularis (Linnaeus, 1767) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea esperi (Schweigger, 1820) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea fascicularis (Linnaeus, 1767) (synonym ?)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea fragilis Quelch, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea fascicularis (Linnaeus, 1767) (synonym ?)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea heterocyathus Ortmann, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea fascicularis (Linnaeus, 1767) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea hexagonalis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea fascicularis (Linnaeus, 1767) (synonym ?)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea hystrix Dana, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea fascicularis (Linnaeus, 1767) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea irregularis (Milne Edwards & Haime) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea fascicularis (Linnaeus, 1767) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea lawisiana Nemenzo, 1959 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea fascicularis (Linnaeus, 1767) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea musicalis (Linnaeus, 1767) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea astreata (Lamarck, 1816) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea quoyi (Milne Edwards & Haime) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea fascicularis (Linnaeus, 1767) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea tenella Brüggemann, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea fascicularis (Linnaeus, 1767) (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Oken, L. 1815-1816. Lehrbuch Der Naturgeschichte. Dritter Theil, Zoologie. Erste Abteilung, Fleischlose Thiere: 1-841 (Register) (1815); Atlas: I-Iv, pls. I-Xvii (1816)., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=Spo5AAAAcAAJ [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colonies are massive, columnar, encrusting or...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colonies are massive, columnar, encrusting or irregular. Corallites are cylindrical, thin-walled and separated by a blistery coenosteum. Columellae are weak or absent. Septa are very exsert. Polyps are sometimes extended during the day (Veron, 1986). [details]
Hoeksema, B. (2014). Galaxea Oken, 1815. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205332 on 2017-12-17

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1997-02-03 14:17:27Z
created
2000-09-28 07:24:50Z
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Garcia, Maria
2006-09-12 06:54:36Z
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Martinez, Olga
2013-09-08 13:36:39Z
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2014-07-07 13:52:37Z
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original description Oken, L. 1815-1816. Lehrbuch Der Naturgeschichte. Dritter Theil, Zoologie. Erste Abteilung, Fleischlose Thiere: 1-841 (Register) (1815); Atlas: I-Iv, pls. I-Xvii (1816)., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=Spo5AAAAcAAJ [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea Milne Edwards, 1857) Milne Edwards H (1857) Histoire naturelle des coralliaires ou polypes proprement dits 2: 1-631. Librairie Encyclopédique de Roret, Paris. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrohelia Milne Edwards, 1857) Milne Edwards H (1857) Histoire naturelle des coralliaires ou polypes proprement dits 2: 1-631. Librairie Encyclopédique de Roret, Paris. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrhelia Edwards & Haime, 1849) Milne H.; Haime, J. (1849). Mémoire sur les polypiers appartenant a la famille des Oculinides, au groupe intermediate des Pseudoastréides et a la famille des Fongides. Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des séances de l'Académie des sciences. 149: 636-637. [details]   

taxonomy source Kitano, Y. F.; Benzoni, F.; Arrigoni, R.; Shirayama, Y.; Wallace, C. C.; Fukami, H. (2014). A Phylogeny of the Family Poritidae (Cnidaria, Scleractinia) Based on Molecular and Morphological Analyses. PLoS ONE. 9(5): e98406., available online at https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0098406 [details]   

taxonomy source Potts DC (1995) Porites Link, 1807, Galaxea Oken, 1815, Mussa Oken, 1815 and Dendrophyllia Blainville, 1830 (Anthozoa, Scleractinia): proposed conservation. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 52: 142-147. [details]   

basis of record Veron, J.E.N. (1986). Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. Angus & Robertson Publishers, London. [details]   

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

additional source Veron, J.E.N., Pichon, M. (1980). Scleractinia of Eastern Australia – Part III. Family Agariciidae, Siderastreidae, Fungiidae, Oculinidae, Merulinidae, Mussidae, Pectinidae, Caryophyllidae, Dendrophylliidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph Series. 4: 1-459. [details]   

status source ICZN (2004) Porites Link, 1807, Galaxea Oken, 1815, Mussa Oken, 1815 and Dendrophyllia Blainville, 1830 (Anthozoa, Scleractinia): generic names conserved. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 61: 51-53. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrhelia Edwards & Haime, 1849) van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrhelia Edwards & Haime, 1849) Veron, J.E.N., Pichon, M. (1980). Scleractinia of Eastern Australia – Part III. Family Agariciidae, Siderastreidae, Fungiidae, Oculinidae, Merulinidae, Mussidae, Pectinidae, Caryophyllidae, Dendrophylliidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph Series. 4: 1-459. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrhelia Edwards & Haime, 1849) Corallosphere, available online at http://www.corallosphere.org/index [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrohelia Milne Edwards, 1857) Veron, J.E.N., Pichon, M. (1980). Scleractinia of Eastern Australia – Part III. Family Agariciidae, Siderastreidae, Fungiidae, Oculinidae, Merulinidae, Mussidae, Pectinidae, Caryophyllidae, Dendrophylliidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph Series. 4: 1-459. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrohelia Milne Edwards, 1857) Corallosphere, available online at http://www.corallosphere.org/index [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalaxea Milne Edwards, 1857) Corallosphere, available online at http://www.corallosphere.org/index [details]   
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colonies are massive, columnar, encrusting or irregular. Corallites are cylindrical, thin-walled and separated by a blistery coenosteum. Columellae are weak or absent. Septa are very exsert. Polyps are sometimes extended during the day (Veron, 1986). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type species: Madrepora fascicularis Linnaeus, 1767 (Veron, 1986). [details]
 



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Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorアザミサンゴ [from synonym]  [details]