WoRMS taxon details

Heteropsammia eupsammides (Gray, 1849)

288393  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:288393)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Gray, J. E. (1849). Description of some corals, including a new British coral discovered by W. Mac- Andrew, Esq. <em>Proceedings Zoological Society of London.</em> 17: 74-77. [details]   

(ofHeterocyathus eupsammides Gray, 1849) Gray, J. E. (1849). Description of some corals, including a new British coral discovered by W. Mac- Andrew, Esq. <em>Proceedings Zoological Society of London.</em> 17: 74-77. [details]   
Depth range 1-38 m  
Depth range 1-38 m [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Heteropsammia eupsammides (Gray, 1849). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=288393 on 2018-11-17
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2010-09-01 00:45:09Z
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original description Gray, J. E. (1849). Description of some corals, including a new British coral discovered by W. Mac- Andrew, Esq. <em>Proceedings Zoological Society of London.</em> 17: 74-77. [details]   

original description  (ofHeteropsammia geminata Verrill, 1870) Verrill AE (1870) Contributions to zoology from the museum of Yale College. No. 7. Descriptions of new corals. American Journal of Science and Arts 49: 370-375. [details]   

original description  (ofHeteropsammia multilobata 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  (ofHeterocyathus eupsammides Gray, 1849) Gray, J. E. (1849). Description of some corals, including a new British coral discovered by W. Mac- Andrew, Esq. <em>Proceedings Zoological Society of London.</em> 17: 74-77. [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]   

new combination reference Hoeksema BW, Best MB (1991) New observations on scleractinian corals from Indonesia: 2. Sipunculan-associated species belonging to the genera Heterocyathus and Heteropsammia. Zoologische Mededelingen, Leiden 65: 221-245. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Biology solitary or small colonies; zooxanthellate and azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 1-38 m [details]
 

LanguageName 
English smooth bum coral  [details]