WoRMS taxon details

Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758)

287911  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:287911)

accepted
Species
Madrepora agaricites Linnaeus, 1758 (basionym, changed combination)

Forma Agaricia agaricites f. agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Forma Agaricia agaricites f. bifaciata Zlatarski, 1982 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Forma Agaricia agaricites f. carinata Wells, 1973 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Forma Agaricia agaricites f. danai (Milne Edwards, 1860) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Forma Agaricia agaricites f. humilis Verrill, 1902 accepted as Agaricia humilis Verrill, 1902 (upgrade to species level)
Forma Agaricia agaricites f. massiva Zlatarski, 1982 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Forma Agaricia agaricites f. purpurea Wells, 1973 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Forma Agaricia agaricites f. unifaciata Zlatarski, 1982 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Variety Agaricia agaricites var. crassa (Verrill, 1902) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Variety Agaricia agaricites var. danae (Milne Edwards, 1860) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Variety Agaricia agaricites var. gibbosa (Dana, 1846) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Variety Agaricia agaricites var. humilis Verrill, 1902 accepted as Agaricia humilis Verrill, 1902 (upgrade to species level)
Variety Agaricia agaricites var. lessoni (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Variety Agaricia agaricites var. pusilla Verrill, 1902 accepted as Agaricia tenuifolia Dana, 1848 (synonymy)
Variety Agaricia agaricites var. tenuifolia (Dana, 1846) accepted as Agaricia tenuifolia Dana, 1848 (changed combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

(of Madrepora agaricites Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2019). World List of Scleractinia. Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=287911 on 2019-10-17
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Agaricia purpurea Le Sueur, 1820) LeSueur, C.A. (1820). Description de plusiers animaux appartenant aux polypiers lamellifères de M. le Chev. Lamarck. <em>Mémoires du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle.</em> 7: 271-298, pls. 15-17. [details]   

original description  (of Agaricia agaricites f. carinata Wells, 1973) Wells JW (1973) New and old scleractinian corals from Jamaica. Bulletin of Marine Science 23: 16-58. [details]   

original description  (of Agaricia agaricites f. purpurea Wells, 1973) Wells JW (1973) New and old scleractinian corals from Jamaica. Bulletin of Marine Science 23: 16-58. [details]   

original description  (of Agaricia anthrophylla Horn, 1861) Horn, G.H. (1861). Description of new corals in the Museum of the Academy. <em>Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 1860: 435. [details]   

original description  (of Madrepora agaricites Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Agaricia crassa Verrill, 1902) Verrill, A.E. (1902). Variations and nomenclature of Bermudian, West Indian and Brazilian reef corals, with notes on various Indo-Pacific corals. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences.</em> 11: 63-168. [details]   

original description  (of Agaricia agaricites f. massiva Zlatarski, 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]   

original description  (of Agaricia agaricites f. bifaciata Zlatarski, 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]   

original description  (of Agaricia agaricites f. unifaciata Zlatarski, 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]   

original description  (of Agaricia dominicensis Vaughan, 1919) Vaughan, T.W. (1919). Fossil corals from central America, Cuba, and Porto Rico: with an account of the American Tertiary, Pleistocene, and recent coral reefs. <em>United States National Museum Bulletin.</em> 103: 189-524, pls. 68-152. [details]   

original description  (of Agaricia anguillensis Vaughan, 1919) Vaughan, T.W. (1919). Fossil corals from central America, Cuba, and Porto Rico: with an account of the American Tertiary, Pleistocene, and recent coral reefs. <em>United States National Museum Bulletin.</em> 103: 189-524, pls. 68-152. [details]   

original description  (of Mycedia gibbosa (Dana, 1846)) Dana, J.D. (1846-1849). Zoophytes. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838-1842. <em>Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia.</em> 7: 1-740, 61 pls. (1846: 1-120, 709-720; 1848: 121-708, 721-740; 1849: atlas pls. 1-61). [details]   

original description  (of Agaricia (Mycedia) gibbosa Dana, 1846) Dana, J.D. (1846-1849). Zoophytes. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838-1842. <em>Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia.</em> 7: 1-740, 61 pls. (1846: 1-120, 709-720; 1848: 121-708, 721-740; 1849: atlas pls. 1-61). [details]   

original description  (of Agaricia (Mycedia) purpurea Dana, 1846) Dana, J.D. (1846-1849). Zoophytes. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838-1842. <em>Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia.</em> 7: 1-740, 61 pls. (1846: 1-120, 709-720; 1848: 121-708, 721-740; 1849: atlas pls. 1-61). [details]   

original description  (of Mycedia purpurea (Dana, 1846)) Dana, J.D. (1846-1849). Zoophytes. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838-1842. <em>Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia.</em> 7: 1-740, 61 pls. (1846: 1-120, 709-720; 1848: 121-708, 721-740; 1849: atlas pls. 1-61). [details]   

original description  (of Mycedium lessoni 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 Mycedium vesparium 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 Agaricia danai Milne Edwards, 1860) Milne Edwards H (1860) Histoire naturelle des coralliaires ou polypes proprement dits 3: 1-560. Librairie Encyclopédique de Roret, Paris. (look up in IMIS[details]   

original description  (of Mycedium danai Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) Duchassaing P, Michelotti J (1864) Supplément au mémoire sur les coralliaires des Antilles. Memorie della Reale Accademia della Scienze di Torino, Serie 2, 23: 97-206, pls 1-11. [details]   

original description  (of Agaricia agaricites var. gibbosa (Dana, 1846)) Dana, J.D. (1846-1849). Zoophytes. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838-1842. <em>Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia.</em> 7: 1-740, 61 pls. (1846: 1-120, 709-720; 1848: 121-708, 721-740; 1849: atlas pls. 1-61). [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 Humann P, DeLoach N (2002) Reef coral identification Florida Caribbean Bahamas. New World Publications, Jacksonville, Florida, pp. 1-287. [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]   

additional source Duerden, J.E. (1902). West Indian Madreporarian polyps. <em>Memoirs of the National Academy of Sciences.</em> 8: 401-648, pls. 1-25. [details]   
 
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