WoRMS name details

Fungia scruposa Klunzinger, 1879

207340  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207340)

 unaccepted (original combination, basionym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Klunzinger, C.B. (1879). Die Korallenthiere des Rothen Meeres, 3. Theil: Die Steinkorallen. Zweiter Abschnitt: Die Asteraeaceen und Fungiaceen. 1-100, pls. 1-10. Gutmann, Berlin. [details]   
Type locality contained in El Quseir  
type locality contained in El Quseir [details]
Note Koseir, Red Sea  
Type locality Koseir, Red Sea [details]
Description Corals are circular or oval, up to 240 mm in diameter, not strongly arched, thick and heavy. Costae are compact, with...  
Description Corals are circular or oval, up to 240 mm in diameter, not strongly arched, thick and heavy. Costae are compact, with simple spines. The undersurface has pits between costae. Colour: usually brown. Abundance: uncommon. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]
Hoeksema, B.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Fungia scruposa Klunzinger, 1879. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207340 on 2018-04-26
Date
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1996-10-25 16:53:40Z
created
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
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2013-01-24 20:52:40Z
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2013-01-25 21:48:42Z
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2014-06-02 17:13:55Z
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original description Klunzinger, C.B. (1879). Die Korallenthiere des Rothen Meeres, 3. Theil: Die Steinkorallen. Zweiter Abschnitt: Die Asteraeaceen und Fungiaceen. 1-100, pls. 1-10. Gutmann, Berlin. [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 JEN. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.  [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] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Type locality Koseir, Red Sea [details]

From other sources
Biology zooxanthellate, free-living [details]

Description Corals are circular or oval, up to 240 mm in diameter, not strongly arched, thick and heavy. Costae are compact, with simple spines. The undersurface has pits between costae. Colour: usually brown. Abundance: uncommon. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]
 

LanguageName 
English mushroom coral  [details]
Japanese ナミトゲクサビライシ  [details]