WoRMS taxon details

Balanophyllia (Balanophyllia) gemma (Moseley, 1881)

286925  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:286925)

accepted
Species
Thecopsammia gemma Moseley, 1881 (changed combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Moseley, H. N. (1881). Report on certain hydroid, alcyonarian, and madreporarian corals procured during the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger, in the years 1873–1876. Part III On the deep-sea Madreporaria. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–79,.</em> Zoology 2: 127-208, pls. 1-16., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18425#page/139/mode/1up [details]   

(ofThecopsammia gemma Moseley, 1881) Moseley, H. N. (1881). Report on certain hydroid, alcyonarian, and madreporarian corals procured during the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger, in the years 1873–1876. Part III On the deep-sea Madreporaria. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–79,.</em> Zoology 2: 127-208, pls. 1-16., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18425#page/139/mode/1up [details]   

(ofBalanophyllia gemma (Moseley, 1881)) Moseley, H. N. (1881). Report on certain hydroid, alcyonarian, and madreporarian corals procured during the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger, in the years 1873–1876. Part III On the deep-sea Madreporaria. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–79,.</em> Zoology 2: 127-208, pls. 1-16., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18425#page/139/mode/1up [details]   
Depth range 137-522 m  
Depth range 137-522 m [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Balanophyllia (Balanophyllia) gemma (Moseley, 1881). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=286925 on 2018-12-14
Date
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
created
2010-08-30 14:11:14Z
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2018-08-12 08:36:09Z
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original description Moseley, H. N. (1881). Report on certain hydroid, alcyonarian, and madreporarian corals procured during the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger, in the years 1873–1876. Part III On the deep-sea Madreporaria. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–79,.</em> Zoology 2: 127-208, pls. 1-16., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18425#page/139/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofThecopsammia gemma Moseley, 1881) Moseley, H. N. (1881). Report on certain hydroid, alcyonarian, and madreporarian corals procured during the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger, in the years 1873–1876. Part III On the deep-sea Madreporaria. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–79,.</em> Zoology 2: 127-208, pls. 1-16., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18425#page/139/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofBalanophyllia gemma (Moseley, 1881)) Moseley, H. N. (1881). Report on certain hydroid, alcyonarian, and madreporarian corals procured during the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger, in the years 1873–1876. Part III On the deep-sea Madreporaria. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–79,.</em> Zoology 2: 127-208, pls. 1-16., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18425#page/139/mode/1up [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Cairns, Stephen (look up in IMIS[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. <em>In: Cold-Water Corals: The Biology and Geology of Deep-Sea Coral Habitats.</em> Cambridge University Press, Cambridge., available online at http://www.lophelia.org/online-appendices [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D. (1999). Cnidaria Anthozoa: Deep-water azooxanthellate Scleractinia from Vanuatu, and Wallis and Futuna Islands. <em>in: Crosnier, A. (Ed.) Résultats des Campagnes MUSORSTOM 20. Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle. Série A, Zoologie.</em> 180: 31-167. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Cairns, S.D.; Zibrowius, H. (1997). Cnidaria Anthozoa: Azooxanthellate Scleractinia from the Philippine and Indonesian regions. <em>in: Crosnier, A. et al. (Ed.) Résultats des Campagnes MUSORSTOM 16. Campagne Franco-Indonésienne KARUBAR. Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle. Série A, Zoologie.</em> 172: 27-244. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 137-522 m [details]