WoRMS taxon details

Sarcophyton Lesson, 1834

205483  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205483)

accepted
Genus
Sarcophytum (variant spelling)
Species Sarcophyton aalbersbergi Feussner & Waqa, 2013
Species Sarcophyton acutum Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Sarcophyton agaricum (Stimpson, 1855)
Species Sarcophyton aldersladei Feussner & Waqa, 2013
Species Sarcophyton alexanderi Feussner & Waqa, 2013
Species Sarcophyton auritum Verseveldt & Benayahu, 1978
Species Sarcophyton birkelandi Verseveldt, 1978
Species Sarcophyton boettgeri Schenk, 1896
Species Sarcophyton boletiforme Tixier-Durivault, 1958
Species Sarcophyton buitendijki Verseveldt, 1982
Species Sarcophyton cherbonnieri Tixier-Durivault, 1958
Species Sarcophyton cinereum Tixier-Durivault, 1946
Species Sarcophyton cornispiculatum Verseveldt, 1971
Species Sarcophyton crassocaule Moser, 1919
Species Sarcophyton crassum Tixier-Durivault, 1946
Species Sarcophyton digitatum Moser, 1919
Species Sarcophyton ehrenbergi v. Marenzeller, 1886
Species Sarcophyton elegans Moser, 1919
Species Sarcophyton expandum Kõlliker
Species Sarcophyton flexuosum Tixier-Durivault, 1966
Species Sarcophyton furcatum Li, 1984
Species Sarcophyton gemmatum Verseveldt & Benayahu, 1978
Species Sarcophyton glaucum (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833)
Species Sarcophyton globoverruccatum Benayahu & Verseveldt, 1983
Species Sarcophyton griffini Moser, 1919
Species Sarcophyton infundibuliforme Tixier-Durivault, 1958
Species Sarcophyton latum (Dana, 1846)
Species Sarcophyton mililatensis Verseveldt & Tursch, 1979
Species Sarcophyton minusculum Samimi Namin & van Ofwegen, 2009
Species Sarcophyton nanwanensis Benayahu & Perkol-Finkel, 2004
Species Sarcophyton nigrum May, 1899
Species Sarcophyton pauciplicatum Verseveldt & Benayahu, 1978
Species Sarcophyton portentosum Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Sarcophyton pulchellum (Tixier-Durivault, 1957)
Species Sarcophyton regulare Tixier-Durivault, 1946
Species Sarcophyton roseum Pratt, 1903
Species Sarcophyton serenei Tixier-Durivault, 1958
Species Sarcophyton skeltoni Feussner & Waqa, 2013
Species Sarcophyton soapiae Feussner & Waqa, 2013
Species Sarcophyton solidum Tixier-Durivault, 1958
Species Sarcophyton spinospiculatum Alderslade & Shirwaiker, 1991
Species Sarcophyton spongiosum Thomson & Dean, 1931
Species Sarcophyton stellatum Kükenthal, 1911
Species Sarcophyton stolidotum Verseveldt, 1971
Species Sarcophyton subviride Tixier-Durivault, 1958
Species Sarcophyton tenuispiculatum Thomson & Dean, 1931
Species Sarcophyton tortuosum Tixier-Durivault, 1946
Species Sarcophyton trocheliophorum von Marenzeller, 1886
Species Sarcophyton tumulosum Benayahu & van Ofwegen, 2009
Species Sarcophyton turschi Verseveldt, 1976

Species Sarcophyton atlanticum Wright & Studer, 1889 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Sarcophyton tersum Roxas, 1933 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Sarcophyton aberrans Thomson & Henderson, 1906 accepted as Anthomastus aberrans (Thomson & Henderson, 1906) (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton acutangulum v. Marenzeller, 1886 accepted as Sarcophyton ehrenbergi v. Marenzeller, 1886 (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton agaricoides Thomson & Henderson, 1906 accepted as Anthomastus agaricoides (Thomson & Henderson, 1906) (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton auricularis Verseveldt, 1968 accepted as Lobophytum depressum Tixier-Durivault, 1966 (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton bicolor Pratt, 1905 accepted as Sarcophyton glaucum (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton certum Tixier-Durivalt, 1970 accepted as Sarcophyton trocheliophorum von Marenzeller, 1886 (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton contortum Pratt, 1905 accepted as Sarcophytum contortum Pratt, 1905 accepted as Sarcophytum acutangulum v. Marenzeller, 1886 accepted as Sarcophyton acutangulum v. Marenzeller, 1886 accepted as Sarcophyton ehrenbergi v. Marenzeller, 1886 (variant spelling)
Species Sarcophyton convolutum Thomson & Dean, 1931 accepted as Sarcophyton roseum Pratt, 1903 (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton decaryi Tixier-Durivault, 1946 accepted as Sarcophyton trocheliophorum von Marenzeller, 1886 (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton dispersum Schenk, 1896 accepted as Sarcophyton trocheliophorum von Marenzeller, 1886 (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton fungiforme Schenk, 1896 accepted as Sarcophyton trocheliophorum von Marenzeller, 1886 (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton globosum Tixier-Durivault, 1966 accepted as Sarcophyton crassum Tixier-Durivault, 1946 (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton gracile Burchardt, 1903 accepted as Sarcophyton glaucum (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton implanum Verseveldt, 1974 accepted as Sarcophyton crassum Tixier-Durivault, 1946 (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton manifestum Tixier-Durivault, 1970 accepted as Sarcophyton trocheliophorum von Marenzeller, 1886 (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton molle Tixier-Durivault, 1946 accepted as Sarcophyton ehrenbergi v. Marenzeller, 1886 (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton pallidum Cohn, 1908 accepted as Sarcophyton trocheliophorum von Marenzeller, 1886 (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton plicatum Schenk, 1896 accepted as Sarcophyton boettgeri Schenk, 1896 (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton poculiforme Tixier-Durivault, 1958 accepted as Sarcophyton cinereum Tixier-Durivault, 1946 (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton proprium Tixier-Durivault, 1970 accepted as Lobophytum proprium (Tixier-Durivault, 1970) (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton puerto-galerae Roxas, 1932 accepted as Sarcophyton crassocaule Moser, 1919 (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton purpureum Koren & Danielssen, 1883 accepted as Anthomastus purpureus (Koren & Danielssen, 1883) (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton reichenbachi Schenk, 1896 accepted as Sarcophyton ehrenbergi v. Marenzeller, 1886 (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton tenuis Pratt, 1903 accepted as Sarcophyton glaucum (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (synonym)
Species Sarcophyton trochiforme Hickson, 1900 accepted as Anthomastus trochiformis (Hickson, 1900) accepted as Verseveldtia trochiforme (Hickson, 1900) (synonym)

Species Sarcophyton lobulatum Lesson, 1834 (uncertain)
Species Sarcophyton moseri Roxas, 1932 (uncertain)
Species Sarcophyton oligotrema Pratt, 1905 (uncertain)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2019). World List of Octocorallia. Sarcophyton Lesson, 1834. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205483 on 2019-10-16
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basis of record Verseveldt, J. (1976). Alcyonacea from the Seychelles (Coelenterata Octocorallia. <em>Rev. Zool. Afr.</em> 90(3): 497-513. [details]   

additional source Verseveldt, J. (1982). A revision of the genus Sarcophyton Lesson (Octocorallia, Alcyonacea). <em>Zoologische Verhandelingen Leiden.</em> 192: 1-91, plates 1-24. [details]   

additional source Williams, G.C. (1992). The Alcyonacea of southern Africa. Stoloniferous octocorals and soft corals (Coelenterata, Anthozoa). <em>Annals of the South African Museum.</em> 100: 249-358.
page(s): 314 [details]   

additional source Moser, J. (1919). Beitrage zur eine Revision der Alcyonarien, I. Die Gattungen Sarcophyton Lesson und Lobophytum Marenzeller. <em>Mitteilungen aus dem Zoologischen Museum in Berlin.</em> 9: 219-293, plates 5-6. [details]   
 
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