WoRMS taxon details

Rhizopsammia Verrill, 1870

206565  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206565)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Verrill, A.E. 1870. Review of the polyps and corals of the West Coast of America. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 1: 377-558, pls. 5-10. [details]   
Depth range 0-278 m  
Depth range 0-278 m [details]

Fossil range Pliocene to Recent  
Fossil range Pliocene to Recent [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Rhizopsammia Verrill, 1870. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206565 on 2018-12-17
Date
action
by
1997-11-03 12:50:28Z
created
2006-09-28 06:51:36Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2010-09-07 13:48:11Z
checked
2018-08-09 16:47:36Z
changed

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original description Verrill, A.E. 1870. Review of the polyps and corals of the West Coast of America. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 1: 377-558, pls. 5-10. [details]   

basis of record Vine, P. (1986). Red Sea Invertebrates. Immel Publishing, London. 224 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D., Baron-Szabo, R., A. F. Budd, B. Lathuiliere, E. Roniewicz, J. Stolarski, and K. G. Johnson, 2010. Corallosphere, available online at http://www.corallosphere.org [details]   

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

redescription Cairns, S. D. (2001). A generic revision and phylogenetic analysis of the Dendrophylliidae (Cnidaria: Scleractinia). <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> (615): 1-75., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.615 [details]   

redescription Cairns, S.D. (2000). A revision of the shallow-water azooxanthellate scleractinia of the Western Atlantic. <em>Studies on the fauna of Curacao and other Caribbean Islands.</em> 125: 1-235. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 0-278 m [details]

Fossil range Pliocene to Recent [details]