WoRMS taxon details

Catalaphyllia Wells, 1971

206684  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206684)

accepted
Genus
Catalaphyllia jardinei (Saville-Kent, 1893) (type by original designation)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Wells JW (1971) Notes on Indo-Pacific scleractinian corals. Part 7. Catalaphyllia, a new genus of reef corals. Pacific Science 25: 368-371. [details]   
Description Very similar to Euphylia, so much so that the separation of these genera is more a result of historical custom than...  
Description Very similar to Euphylia, so much so that the separation of these genera is more a result of historical custom than morphological division (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Catalaphyllia Wells, 1971. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206684 on 2018-12-16
Date
action
by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
changed
2006-09-07 06:51:43Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2013-09-07 23:47:44Z
changed

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original description Wells JW (1971) Notes on Indo-Pacific scleractinian corals. Part 7. Catalaphyllia, a new genus of reef corals. Pacific Science 25: 368-371. [details]   

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

additional source Veron, J. E. N. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. <em>Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.</em>  [details]   

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Biology zooxanthellate [details]

From other sources
Description Very similar to Euphylia, so much so that the separation of these genera is more a result of historical custom than morphological division (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]
 



LanguageName 
Japanese オオナガレハナサンゴ  [details]
Catalaphyllia jardinei
 Catalaphyllia jardinei
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