WoRMS taxon details

Madracis decactis (Lyman, 1859)

287107  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:287107)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Lyman T (1859) On a new species of (Astraea decactis). Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 6: 260-263. [details]   

(of Astraea decactis Lyman, 1859) Lyman T (1859) On a new species of (Astraea decactis). Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 6: 260-263. [details]   
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2019). World List of Scleractinia. Madracis decactis (Lyman, 1859). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=287107 on 2019-10-17
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
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2013-09-30 02:36:09Z
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2018-09-02 07:53:27Z
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original description Lyman T (1859) On a new species of (Astraea decactis). Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 6: 260-263. [details]   

original description  (of Astraea decactis Lyman, 1859) Lyman T (1859) On a new species of (Astraea decactis). Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 6: 260-263. [details]   

original description  (of Reussia lamellosa Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) Duchassaing, P.; Michelotti, J. (1860). Mémoire sur les coralliaires des Antilles. <em>Mémoires de l'Academie des Sciences de Turin, séries 2.</em> 19: 279-365, pls 1-10. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Madracis decactis f. typica Zlatarski & Martinez-Estallela, 1982) Zlatarski V. N.; Martinez E. N. (1982). Les Scléractiniaires de Cuba avec des données sur les organismes associés. <em>Editions l'Académie bulgare des Sciences, Sofia.</em> 472 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., Jaap, W.C., and J.C. Lang. 2009. Scleractinia (Cnidaria) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 333–347 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Veron, J. E. N. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. <em>Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.</em>  [details]   

additional source Zlatarski V. N.; Martinez E. N. (1982). Les Scléractiniaires de Cuba avec des données sur les organismes associés. <em>Editions l'Académie bulgare des Sciences, Sofia.</em> 472 pp. [details]   

additional source Cortès, J., Guzmán, H. (1985). Organismos de los arrecifes coralinos de Costa Rica III. Descripcion y distribucion geografica de corales escleractinios (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia) de la Costa Caribe. <em>Brenesia.</em> 24: 63-123. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Biology zooxanthellate [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 

LanguageName 
English ten-ray star coral  [details]
German Knotige KoralleFelderkoralle  [details]
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