WoRMS taxon details

Palythoa Lamouroux, 1816

205785  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205785)

accepted
Genus
Palythoa mammillosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (type by subsequent designation)
Protopalythoa Verrill, 1900· accepted, alternate representation
Species Palythoa aggregata Lesson, 1830
Species Palythoa anneae Carlgren, 1938
Species Palythoa anthoplax Pax & Müller, 1957
Species Palythoa arenacea Heller, 1868
Species Palythoa argus Ehrenberg, 1834
Species Palythoa aspera Pax, 1909
Species Palythoa atogrisea Pax, 1924
Species Palythoa australiae Carlgren, 1937
Species Palythoa australiensis Carlgren, 1950
Species Palythoa bertholeti Gray, 1867
Species Palythoa brasiliensis Heider, 1899
Species Palythoa braunsi Pax, 1924
Species Palythoa brochi Pax, 1924
Species Palythoa buitendijkl Pax, 1924
Species Palythoa caesia Dana, 1846
Species Palythoa calcaria Muller, 1883
Species Palythoa calcigena Pax, 1924
Species Palythoa calycina Pax, 1909
Species Palythoa canalifera Pax, 1908
Species Palythoa canariensis Haddon & Duerden, 1896
Species Palythoa cancrisocia Martens, 1876
Species Palythoa capensis Haddon & Duerden, 1896
Species Palythoa caracasiana Pax, 1924
Species Palythoa caribaeorum (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860)
Species Palythoa ceresina Pax & Muller, 1956
Species Palythoa chlorostoma Pax & Muller, 1956
Species Palythoa cingulata Milne Edwards, 1857
Species Palythoa clavata (Duchassaing, 1850)
Species Palythoa complanata Carlgren, 1951
Species Palythoa congoensis Pax, 1952
Species Palythoa dartevellei Pax, 1952
Species Palythoa densa Carlgren, 1954
Species Palythoa denudata Dana, 1846
Species Palythoa dura Carlgren, 1920
Species Palythoa durbanensis Carlgren, 1938
Species Palythoa dysancrita Pax & Muller, 1956
Species Palythoa eremita Pax, 1920
Species Palythoa fatua Schultze, 1867
Species Palythoa flavoviridis Ehrenberg, 1834
Species Palythoa fuliginosa Dana, 1846
Species Palythoa fusca (Duerden, 1898)
Species Palythoa glareola (Lesueur, 1817)
Species Palythoa glutinosa Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Species Palythoa grandiflora (Verrill, 1900)
Species Palythoa grandis (Verrill, 1900)
Species Palythoa gregorii Haddon & Duerden, 1896
Species Palythoa gridellii Pax & Muller, 1956
Species Palythoa guangdongensis Zunan, 1998
Species Palythoa guinensis von Koch, 1886
Species Palythoa haddoni Carlgren, 1937
Species Palythoa halidosis Pax, 1952
Species Palythoa hartmeyeri Pax, 1910
Species Palythoa heideri Carlgren, 1954
Species Palythoa heilprini (Verrill, 1900)
Species Palythoa heliodiscus (Ryland & Lancaster, 2003)
Species Palythoa horstii Pax, 1924
Species Palythoa howesii Haddon & Shackleton, 1891
Species Palythoa hypopelia Pax, 1909
Species Palythoa ignota Carlgren, 1951
Species Palythoa incerta Carlgren, 1900
Species Palythoa insignis Carlgren, 1951
Species Palythoa irregularis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
Species Palythoa isolata Verrill, 1907
Species Palythoa javanica Pax, 1924
Species Palythoa kochii Haddon & Shackleton, 1891
Species Palythoa leseuri Klunzinger, 1877
Species Palythoa leucochiton Pax & Muller, 1956
Species Palythoa liscia Haddon & Duerden, 1896
Species Palythoa mammillosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Species Palythoa mizigama Irei, Sinniger & Reimer, 2015
Species Palythoa monodi Pax & Muller, 1956
Species Palythoa multisulcata Carlgren, 1900
Species Palythoa mutuki (Haddon & Shackleton, 1891)
Species Palythoa natalensis Carlgren, 1938
Species Palythoa nelliae Pax, 1935
Species Palythoa nigricans McMurrich, 1898
Species Palythoa oorti Pax, 1924
Species Palythoa psammophilia Walsh & Bowers, 1971
Species Palythoa senegalensis Pax & Muller, 1956
Species Palythoa senegambiensis Carter, 1882
Species Palythoa shackletoni Carlgren, 1937
Species Palythoa sinensis Zunan, 1998
Species Palythoa singaporensis Pax & Müller, 1956
Species Palythoa spongiosa Andres, 1883
Species Palythoa stephensoni Carlgren, 1937
Species Palythoa texaensis Carlgren & Hedgpeth, 1952
Species Palythoa titanophila Pax & Müller, 1957
Species Palythoa toxica Walsh & Bowers, 1971
Species Palythoa tropica Carlgren, 1900
Species Palythoa tuberculosa (Esper, 1791)
Species Palythoa umbrosa Irei, Sinniger & Reimer, 2015
Species Palythoa variabilis (Duerden, 1898)
Species Palythoa wilsmoorei Wilsmore
Species Palythoa xishaensis Zunan, 1998
Species Palythoa yongei Carlgren, 1937
Species Palythoa zanzibarica Carlgren

Species Palythoa anduzii (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Palythoa auricula (Lesueur, 1817) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Palythoa brevis Andres, 1883 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Palythoa caespitosa Endean, 1982 (taxon inquirendum, likely misspelling; likely unaccepted.)
Species Palythoa casigneta Walsh, 1967 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Palythoa distans (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1866) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Palythoa dubiae Walsh, 1967 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Palythoa eupaguri Marion, 1882 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Palythoa fulva Walsh, 1967 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Palythoa fulva (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Palythoa gigantea Cubit & Williams, 1983 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Palythoa glomerata Marion, 1882 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Palythoa lutea (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Palythoa mcmurrichi (Haddon & Shackleton, 1891) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Palythoa olivascens Brandt, 1835 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Palythoa plana (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Palythoa vanikorensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Palythoa viridifusca (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Palythoa viridis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (taxon inquirendum)

Species Palythoa violacea Brüggemann, 1879 (nomen dubium)

Species Palythoa axinellae Schmidt, 1862 represented as Parazoanthus axinellae (Schmidt, 1862)
Species Palythoa canariense Wirtz, 1995 represented as Palythoa canariensis Haddon & Duerden, 1896
Species Palythoa caribaea Duerden, 1898 represented as Palythoa caribaeorum (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860)
Species Palythoa caribbaea Goreau, 1959 represented as Palythoa caribaeorum (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860)
Species Palythoa caribdea Carballeira et al., 1998 represented as Palythoa caribaeorum (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860)
Species Palythoa coesia Milne Edwards, 1857 represented as Palythoa caesia Dana, 1846
Species Palythoa couchi Fischer, 1874 represented as Epizoanthus couchii (Johnston in Couch, 1844)

Species Palythoa anguicoma Norman, 1869 accepted as Parazoanthus anguicomus (Norman, 1868) (basionym)
Species Palythoa cavolinii Andres, 1883 accepted as Palythoa denudata Dana, 1846
Species Palythoa cinerea Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 accepted as Palythoa mammillosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Species Palythoa flava (Lesueur, 1817) accepted as Palythoa mammillosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Species Palythoa ocellata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Palythoa mammillosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Species Palythoa riisei (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) accepted as Palythoa heilprini (Verrill, 1900)
Species Palythoa stellata Lamouroux, 1821 accepted as Palythoa mammillosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Species Palythoa tuberculata accepted as Isaurus tuberculatus Gray, 1828
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Reimer, J.; Sinniger, F. (2018). World List of Zoantharia. Palythoa Lamouroux, 1816. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205785 on 2018-05-26
Date
action
by
2004-06-06 22:00:00Z
created
2010-04-03 03:54:16Z
changed
2011-10-04 13:36:00Z
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additional source Cairns, S.D.; Gershwin, L.; Brook, F.J.; Pugh, P.; Dawson, E.W.; Ocaña O.V.; Vervoort, W.; Williams, G.; Watson, J.E.; Opresko, D.M.; Schuchert, P.; Hine, P.M.; Gordon, D.P.; Campbell, H.J.; Wright, A.J.; Sánchez, J.A.; Fautin, D.G. (2009). Phylum Cnidaria: corals, medusae, hydroids, myxozoans. in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 59-101., available online at http://si-pddr.si.edu/handle/10088/8431 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofProtopalythoa Verrill, 1900) Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World., available online at http://hercules.kgs.ku.edu/Hexacoral/Anemone2/ [details]   

additional source  (ofProtopalythoa Verrill, 1900) Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]