WoRMS taxon details

Cycloseris distorta (Michelin, 1842)

207326  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207326)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Fungia distorta Michelin, 1842) Michelin, H. (1842). Description d'une nouvelle espèce de Zoophyte du genre Fongie. <em>Revue Zoologique par La Société Cuvierienne, Association universelle pour l'Avancement de la Zoologie, de l'Anatomie comparée et de la Palaeontologie.</em> 5: 316. [details]   
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2020). World List of Scleractinia. Cycloseris distorta (Michelin, 1842). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207326 on 2020-10-24
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1997-10-31 09:33:07Z
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2013-01-22 10:22:55Z
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original description  (of Fungia distorta Michelin, 1842) Michelin, H. (1842). Description d'une nouvelle espèce de Zoophyte du genre Fongie. <em>Revue Zoologique par La Société Cuvierienne, Association universelle pour l'Avancement de la Zoologie, de l'Anatomie comparée et de la Palaeontologie.</em> 5: 316. [details]   

original description  (of Diaseris pulchella Verrill, 1866) Verrill AE. (1866). Synopsis of the polyps and corals of the North Pacific Exploring Expedition, under Commodore C. Ringgold and Capt. John Rodgers, U.S.N., from 1853 to 1856. Collected by Dr. Wm. Stimpson, Naturalist to the Expedition. With descriptions of some additional species from the west coast of North America. Part III. Madreporaria. <em>Communications of the Essex Institute, Salem.</em> 5(3): 17-50, pls. 1-2., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/33204514 [details]   

original description  (of Fungia patella var. dubia Döderlein, 1902) Döderlein, L. 1902. Die Korallengattung Fungia. Abhandlungen herausgegeben von der senckenbergischen naturforschenden Gesellschaft 27: 1–162, I–XXV. [details]   

original description  (of Cycloseris mexicana Durham, 1947) Durham JW. (1947). Corals from the Gulf of California and the north Pacific Coast of America. <em>Memoirs of the Geological Society of America.</em> 20: 1-68. [details]   

basis of record Hoeksema BW. (1989). Taxonomy, phylogeny and biogeography of mushroom corals (Scleractinia: Fungiidae. <em>Zoologische Verhandelingen, Leiden.</em> 254: 1-295., available online at http://www.repository.naturalis.nl/document/149013 [details]   

additional source Michelin, H. (1843). Zoophytes. <em>Magasin de Zoologie, d'Anatomie comparée et de Palaeontologie, Série 12.</em> 5: pls. 5-6. [details]   
 
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Biology zooxanthellate [details]
LanguageName 
English mushroom coral [from synonym]  [details]
Japanese ワレクサビライシ  [details]