WoRMS taxon details

Tubastraea Lesson, 1830

267930  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267930)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Lesson, R.P. (1830). Zoophytes. In: Vovage autour du monde, exécute par ordre du Roi sur la corvette La Coquille" pendant les années 1822-25. (par M. L.-J. Duperrey). <em>Z Zoologie.</em> 2. Paris, 1826-1830. (vol. 2, pt 2, 2e division, 1830)., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/38663489 [details]   
Depth range 0-110 m  
Depth range 0-110 m [details]

Fossil range Eocene to Recent  
Fossil range Eocene to Recent [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2019). World List of Scleractinia. Tubastraea Lesson, 1830. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267930 on 2019-10-19
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2008-01-14 11:18:07Z
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2010-08-14 14:40:15Z
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2010-09-07 13:48:11Z
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2018-08-09 16:47:36Z
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2019-10-17 20:56:40Z
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original description Lesson, R.P. (1830). Zoophytes. In: Vovage autour du monde, exécute par ordre du Roi sur la corvette La Coquille" pendant les années 1822-25. (par M. L.-J. Duperrey). <em>Z Zoologie.</em> 2. Paris, 1826-1830. (vol. 2, pt 2, 2e division, 1830)., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/38663489 [details]   

original description  (of Coenopsammia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) Milne Edwards H, Haime J. (1848). Mémoire 3. Monographie des eupsammides. <em>Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie, Series 3.</em> 10: 65-114, pls. 5-9. [details]   

original description  (of Astropsammia Verrill, 1869) Verrill, A. E. (1869). On New and imperfectly known Echinoderms and Corals. <em>Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural HIstory.</em> 12: 381-391., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9494023#page/389/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (of Placopsammia Duncan, 1876) Duncan, P. M. (1876). Notices of some Deep-sea and Littoral Corals from the Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean, Indian, New-Zealand, Persian Gulf, and Japanese &c. Seas. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 44: 428-442, pls. 38-41. [details]   

original description  (of Dendrophyllia (Coenopsammia) Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) Milne Edwards H, Haime J. (1848). Mémoire 3. Monographie des eupsammides. <em>Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie, Series 3.</em> 10: 65-114, pls. 5-9. [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D., Baron-Szabo, R., A. F. Budd, B. Lathuiliere, E. Roniewicz, J. Stolarski, and K. G. Johnson, 2010. Corallosphere, available online at http://www.corallosphere.org [details]   

redescription Cairns, S. D. (2001). A generic revision and phylogenetic analysis of the Dendrophylliidae (Cnidaria: Scleractinia). <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> (615): 1-75., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.615 [details]   

redescription Cairns, S.D. (2000). A revision of the shallow-water azooxanthellate scleractinia of the Western Atlantic. <em>Studies on the fauna of Curacao and other Caribbean Islands.</em> 125: 1-235. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 0-110 m [details]

Fossil range Eocene to Recent [details]
 



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