WoRMS taxon details

Leptoseris papyracea (Dana, 1846)

207278  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207278)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Dana, J. D. (1846-1849). Zoophytes. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838-1842. Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia. 7: 1-740, 61 pls. (1846: 1-120, 709-720; 1848: 121-708, 721-740; 1849: atlas pls. 1-61). [details]   

(ofPavonia papyracea Dana, 1846) Dana, J. D. (1846-1849). Zoophytes. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838-1842. Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia. 7: 1-740, 61 pls. (1846: 1-120, 709-720; 1848: 121-708, 721-740; 1849: atlas pls. 1-61). [details]   
Note Sulu Sea (Veron, 1986)  
From other sources
Type locality Sulu Sea (Veron, 1986) [details]
Description Colonies are delicate, unifacial, contorted and with irregularly divided fronds, each frond with a few corallites. Colour:...  
Description Colonies are delicate, unifacial, contorted and with irregularly divided fronds, each frond with a few corallites. Colour: pale brown upper surface, white undersurface. Abundance: restricted to inter-reef areas on soft horizontal substrates where there is little sediment movement. Usually uncommon. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]
Hoeksema, B.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Leptoseris papyracea (Dana, 1846). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207278 on 2018-05-20
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1997-02-03 14:17:27Z
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2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
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original description Dana, J. D. (1846-1849). Zoophytes. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838-1842. Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia. 7: 1-740, 61 pls. (1846: 1-120, 709-720; 1848: 121-708, 721-740; 1849: atlas pls. 1-61). [details]   

original description  (ofAgaricia crispa Ehrenberg, 1834) Ehrenberg, C. G. (1834). Beiträge zur physiologischen Kenntniss der Corallenthiere im allgemeinen, und besonders des rothen Meeres, nebst einem Versuche zur physiologischen Systematik derselben. Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Berlin. 1: 225-380., available online at http://bibliothek.bbaw.de/bibliothek-digital/digitalequellen/schriften/anzeige?band=07-abh/1832-1&seite:int=00000243 [details]   

original description  (ofLeptoseris digitata Vaughan, 1907) Vaughan, T.W. 1907. Recent Madreporaria of the Hawaiian Islands and Laysan. U.S. National Museum Bulletin 59(9): 1-427. [details]   

original description  (ofLeptoseris crispa (Ehrenberg, 1834)) Ehrenberg, C. G. (1834). Beiträge zur physiologischen Kenntniss der Corallenthiere im allgemeinen, und besonders des rothen Meeres, nebst einem Versuche zur physiologischen Systematik derselben. Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Berlin. 1: 225-380., available online at http://bibliothek.bbaw.de/bibliothek-digital/digitalequellen/schriften/anzeige?band=07-abh/1832-1&seite:int=00000243 [details]   

original description  (ofHaloseris lactuca Milne 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]   

original description  (ofHaloseris crispa (Ehrenberg, 1834)) Ehrenberg, C. G. (1834). Beiträge zur physiologischen Kenntniss der Corallenthiere im allgemeinen, und besonders des rothen Meeres, nebst einem Versuche zur physiologischen Systematik derselben. Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Berlin. 1: 225-380., available online at http://bibliothek.bbaw.de/bibliothek-digital/digitalequellen/schriften/anzeige?band=07-abh/1832-1&seite:int=00000243 [details]   

original description  (ofPavonia papyracea Dana, 1846) Dana, J. D. (1846-1849). Zoophytes. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838-1842. Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia. 7: 1-740, 61 pls. (1846: 1-120, 709-720; 1848: 121-708, 721-740; 1849: atlas pls. 1-61). [details]   

original description  (ofPavonia pretiosa Bassett-Smith, 1890) Bassett-Smith, P.W. (1890). Report on the corals from Tizard and Macclesfield Banks, China Sea. Journal of Natural History. 6(35): 353-374, 443-458, pls. 12-14., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00222939008694050 [details]   

original description  (ofPavonia ramosa Bassett-Smith, 1890) Bassett-Smith, P.W. (1890). Report on the corals from Tizard and Macclesfield Banks, China Sea. Journal of Natural History. 6(35): 353-374, 443-458, pls. 12-14., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00222939008694050 [details]   

original description  (ofLeptoseris panamensis Durham & Barnard, 1952) Durham JW, Barnard JL (1952) Stony corals of the Eastern Pacific collected by the Velero III and Velero IV. Allan Hancock Pacific Expedition 16: 1-110, pls. 1-16. [details]   

original description  (ofLeptoseris zamboi Nemenzo, 1971) Nemenzo, F. 1971. Systematic studies on Philippine shallow-water scleractinians: VII. Additional forms. Natural and Applied Science Bulletin, University of the Philippines 23: 141-209, pls. 1-12. [details]   

original description  (ofPavona pretosia Bassett-Smith, 1890) Bassett-Smith, P.W. (1890). Report on the corals from Tizard and Macclesfield Banks, China Sea. Journal of Natural History. 6(35): 353-374, 443-458, pls. 12-14., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00222939008694050 [details]   

original description  (ofPavona ramosa Bassett-Smith, 1890) Bassett-Smith, P.W. (1890). Report on the corals from Tizard and Macclesfield Banks, China Sea. Journal of Natural History. 6(35): 353-374, 443-458, pls. 12-14., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00222939008694050 [details]   

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

additional source Sheppard, C.R.C. (1987). Coral species of the Indian Ocean and adjacent seas: a synonymised compilation and some regional distribution patterns. Atoll Research Bulletin Nr 307 [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D.; Hoeksema, B.W. & van der Land, J. (2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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]   

additional source Veron JEN. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.  [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofLeptoseris digitata Vaughan, 1907) Dinesen, Z. D. (1980). A revision of the coral genus Leptoseris (Scleractinia: Fungina: Agariciidae. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum. 20: 182-235. [details]   

basis of record  (ofAgaricia crispa Ehrenberg, 1834) Dinesen, Z. D. (1980). A revision of the coral genus Leptoseris (Scleractinia: Fungina: Agariciidae. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum. 20: 182-235. [details]   

additional source  (ofPavonia papyracea Dana, 1846) Bassett-Smith, P.W. (1890). Report on the corals from Tizard and Macclesfield Banks, China Sea. Journal of Natural History. 6(35): 353-374, 443-458, pls. 12-14., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00222939008694050 [details]   

basis of record  (ofPavonia papyracea Dana, 1846) Dinesen, Z. D. (1980). A revision of the coral genus Leptoseris (Scleractinia: Fungina: Agariciidae. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum. 20: 182-235. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofHaloseris crispa (Ehrenberg, 1834)) Dinesen, Z. D. (1980). A revision of the coral genus Leptoseris (Scleractinia: Fungina: Agariciidae. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum. 20: 182-235. [details]   

basis of record  (ofHaloseris lactuca Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) Dinesen, Z. D. (1980). A revision of the coral genus Leptoseris (Scleractinia: Fungina: Agariciidae. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum. 20: 182-235. [details]   

basis of record  (ofLeptoseris crispa (Ehrenberg, 1834)) Dinesen, Z. D. (1980). A revision of the coral genus Leptoseris (Scleractinia: Fungina: Agariciidae. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum. 20: 182-235. [details]   

new combination reference  (ofPavona ramosa Bassett-Smith, 1890) Dinesen, Z. D. (1980). A revision of the coral genus Leptoseris (Scleractinia: Fungina: Agariciidae. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum. 20: 182-235. [details]   

new combination reference  (ofPavona pretosia Bassett-Smith, 1890) Dinesen, Z. D. (1980). A revision of the coral genus Leptoseris (Scleractinia: Fungina: Agariciidae. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum. 20: 182-235. [details]   

basis of record  (ofLeptoseris digitata Vaughan, 1907) Sheppard, C.R.C. (1987). Coral species of the Indian Ocean and adjacent seas: a synonymised compilation and some regional distribution patterns. Atoll Research Bulletin Nr 307 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofLeptoseris zamboi Nemenzo, 1971) Dinesen, Z. D. (1980). A revision of the coral genus Leptoseris (Scleractinia: Fungina: Agariciidae. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum. 20: 182-235. [details]   

new combination reference  (ofFolioseris crispa (Ehrenberg, 1834)) Rehberg, H. 1892. Neue and wenig bekannte Korallen. Abhandlungen aus dem Gebiete der Naturwissenschaften Hamburg 12: 1-50. [details]   

new combination reference  (ofFolioseris papyracea (Dana, 1846)) Rehberg, H. 1892. Neue and wenig bekannte Korallen. Abhandlungen aus dem Gebiete der Naturwissenschaften Hamburg 12: 1-50. [details]   

new combination reference  (ofPavonia ramosa Bassett-Smith, 1890) Dinesen, Z. D. (1980). A revision of the coral genus Leptoseris (Scleractinia: Fungina: Agariciidae. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum. 20: 182-235. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofLeptoseris panamensis Durham & Barnard, 1952) Dinesen, Z. D. (1980). A revision of the coral genus Leptoseris (Scleractinia: Fungina: Agariciidae. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum. 20: 182-235. [details]   

basis of record  (ofPavonia pretiosa Bassett-Smith, 1890) Dinesen, Z. D. (1980). A revision of the coral genus Leptoseris (Scleractinia: Fungina: Agariciidae. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum. 20: 182-235. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Biology zooxanthellate [details]

From other sources
Description Colonies are delicate, unifacial, contorted and with irregularly divided fronds, each frond with a few corallites. Colour: pale brown upper surface, white undersurface. Abundance: restricted to inter-reef areas on soft horizontal substrates where there is little sediment movement. Usually uncommon. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]

Type locality Sulu Sea (Veron, 1986) [details]
 

LanguageName 
English porcelain coral  [details]
Japanese ヒメエダセンベイサンゴ  [details]