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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachyseris rugosa (Lamarck, 1801) 
AphiaID: 207292

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexacorallia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScleractinia (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgariciidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachyseris (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachyseris rugosa (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachyseris Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgaricia rugosa Lamarck, 1801 (original combination, basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachyseris carinata Brüggemann, 1879 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachyseris monticulosa Verrill, 1872 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachyseris torressiana Vaughan, 1918 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachyseris valenciennesi Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 (synonym)
Sources  original description Lamarck J.-B. (M. de), 1801. Système des animaux sans vertèbres, ou tableau general des classes, des orders et des genres de ces animaux; Présentant leurs caractères essentiels et leur distribution, d'apres la considération de leurs rapports naturelles et de leur organisation, et suivant l'arrangement établi dans les galeries du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, parmi leurs dépouilles conservées; Précédé du discours d'ouverture du Cours de Zoologie, donné dans le Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle l'an 8 de la République. published by the author, and Deterville, Paris : pp. VIII + 432 + 8 pl., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.14255 [details]

new combination reference Milne Edwards, H. & Haime, J. 1851. Recherches sur les polypiers. Mémoire 6. Monographie des Fongides. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie, Series 3, 15: 73-144. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorserpent coral  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Southern Ocean [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-West Pacific [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXarifia acicularis Humes, 1985 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXarifia acicularis Humes, 1985 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachysericola compressus Kim I.H., 2003 (symbiotic: unspecified type)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (28 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology zooxanthellate [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colonies consist of upright irregular, usually contorted, anastomosing bifacial plates. Columellae are wall-like lobes. Colour: deep bluish-grey or brown. Abundance: common, may develop into mound-shaped colonies over 8 m in diameter in shallow turbid water, but smaller colonies occur in a wide range of habitats. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type locality: "Southern Ocean" (Veron, 1986). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207292
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-03 14:17:27Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  changed  van der Land, Jacob
2014-06-02 12:39:27Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Pachyseris rugosa (Lamarck, 1801). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207292 on 2014-12-20
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