WoRMS banner

WoRMS RSS feed RSS
Add search provider Add provider
Twitter: Latest updates @WRMarineSpecies

WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaryophyllia (Caryophyllia) elongata Cairns in Cairns & Keller, 1993 
AphiaID: 286740

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 editorCaryophylliidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaryophyllia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaryophyllia (Caryophyllia) (Subgenus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (junior homonym of C. clavus var. elongata Duncan, 1873)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaryophyllia (Caryophyllia) crosnieri Cairns & Zibrowius, 1997
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaryophyllia (Caryophyllia) Lamarck, 1801
Sources  original description Cairns, S.D., and Keller, N.B., 1993. New taxa and distributional records of azooxanthellate Scleractinia from the tropical south-west Indian Ocean, with comments on their zoogeography and ecology. Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 103(5): 213-292, 13 pls.  [details]

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1995. The marine fauna of New Zealand: Scleractinia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa). N. Z. Oceanographic Mem, 103: 210 pp. [details]

[show all]
Environment marine, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth West Indian Ocean [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology azooxanthellate [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:286740
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-08-09 23:59:51Z  checked  Cairns, Stephen
  
[Taxonomic tree] [Occurrence map] [Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]
  Citation: Cairns, S. (2014). Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) elongata Cairns in Cairns & Keller, 1993. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=286740 on 2014-10-25
  Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License