WoRMS taxon details

Cycloseris somervillei (Gardiner, 1909)

207328  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207328)

accepted
Species
Fungia somervillei Gardiner, 1909 (original combination, basionym)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Gardiner, J.S. 1909. The Madreporarian Corals. I. The family Fungiidae, with a revision of its genera and species and an account of their geographical distribution. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology (Ser. 2) 12: 257- 290, pls. 33-39. [details]   

(ofFungia somervillei Gardiner, 1909) Gardiner, J.S. 1909. The Madreporarian Corals. I. The family Fungiidae, with a revision of its genera and species and an account of their geographical distribution. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology (Ser. 2) 12: 257- 290, pls. 33-39. [details]   
Note Seychelles  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Seychelles [details]
Description Corals are oval, flat, with a central dome and a flat undersurface. Primary septa are exsert on the central dome. Colour:...  
Description Corals are oval, flat, with a central dome and a flat undersurface. Primary septa are exsert on the central dome. Colour: not known. Abundance: very rare. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Cycloseris somervillei (Gardiner, 1909). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207328 on 2018-12-10
Date
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1997-02-03 14:17:27Z
created
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
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2013-01-27 10:50:32Z
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original description Gardiner, J.S. 1909. The Madreporarian Corals. I. The family Fungiidae, with a revision of its genera and species and an account of their geographical distribution. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology (Ser. 2) 12: 257- 290, pls. 33-39. [details]   

original description  (ofFungia somervillei Gardiner, 1909) Gardiner, J.S. 1909. The Madreporarian Corals. I. The family Fungiidae, with a revision of its genera and species and an account of their geographical distribution. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology (Ser. 2) 12: 257- 290, pls. 33-39. [details]   

original description  (ofFungia (Cycloseris) somervillei Gardiner, 1909) Gardiner, J.S. 1909. The Madreporarian Corals. I. The family Fungiidae, with a revision of its genera and species and an account of their geographical distribution. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology (Ser. 2) 12: 257- 290, pls. 33-39. [details]   

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

additional source Gittenberger, A., Reijnen, B.T. & Hoeksema, B.W. 2011. A molecularly based phylogeny reconstruction of mushroom corals (Scleractinia: Fungiidae) with taxonomic consequences and evolutionary implications for life history traits. Contributions to Zoology 80: 107-132. , available online at http://dpc.uba.uva.nl/cgi/t/text/get-pdf?c=ctz;idno=8002a02 [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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Biology zooxanthellate [details]

Type locality Seychelles [details]

From other sources
Description Corals are oval, flat, with a central dome and a flat undersurface. Primary septa are exsert on the central dome. Colour: not known. Abundance: very rare. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]
 

LanguageName 
English mushroom coral [from synonym]  [details]