WoRMS taxon details

Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) ralphae Cairns, 1995

286762  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:286762)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Cairns, S.D., 1995. The marine fauna of New Zealand: Scleractinia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa). N. Z. Oceanographic Mem, 103: 210 pp. [details]   
Depth range 315-360 m  
Depth range 315-360 m [details]
Hoeksema, B.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) ralphae Cairns, 1995. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=286762 on 2018-05-21
Date
action
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
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2010-08-09 23:59:51Z
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original description Cairns, S.D., 1995. The marine fauna of New Zealand: Scleractinia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa). N. Z. Oceanographic Mem, 103: 210 pp. [details]   

basis of record Cairns, S.D.; Hoeksema, B.W. & van der Land, J. (2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D. (2009). On line appendix: Phylogenetic list of the 711 valid Recent azooxanthellate scleractinian species with their junior synonyms and depth ranges, 28 pp. In: Cold-Water Corals: The Biology and Geology of Deep-Sea Coral Habitats. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge., available online at http://www.lophelia.org/online-appendices [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D., 2004. Azooxanthellate Scleractinia of Australia. Rec. Australian Mus., 56(3): 259-329, 12 pls. [details]   

redescription Kitahara, M.V., S.D. Cairns, and D.J. Miller. 2010. Monophyletic origin of Caryophyllia (Scleractinia, Caryophylliidae), with descriptions of six new species. Systematics and Biodiversity, 8(1): 91-118, 118 figs.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 315-360 m [details]

Habitat slope [details]