WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus alternatus Verrill, 1865

288862  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:288862)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Verrill, A.E. 1865. Classification of polyps (extract condensed from Synopsis of the Polyps and Corals of the North Pacific Exploring Expedition under Commodore C. Ringgold and Captain John Rodgers, U.S.N.). Communications of the Essex Institute 4: 145–152., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/108003#page/363/mode/1up [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0-319 m  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0-319 m [details]
Hoeksema, B.; Cairns, S. (2014). Heterocyathus alternatus Verrill, 1865. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=288862 on 2017-12-16

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original description Verrill, A.E. 1865. Classification of polyps (extract condensed from Synopsis of the Polyps and Corals of the North Pacific Exploring Expedition under Commodore C. Ringgold and Captain John Rodgers, U.S.N.). Communications of the Essex Institute 4: 145–152., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/108003#page/363/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus mai Cheng, 1971) Cheng YM (1971) On some recent commensal solitary corals from Anping, Tainan, Taiwan. Oceanographica Sinica 10: 1-6, pls 1-2. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus aequicostatus parasiticus Semper, 1872) Semper, C. (1872). Uber Generationswechsel bei Steinkorallen und über das M.-Edwards'sche Wachstumgesetz der Polypen. Zeitschrift fur Wissenschaftliche Zoologie. 22: 235-280, pls. 16-21. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus parasiticus Semper, 1872) Semper, C. (1872). Uber Generationswechsel bei Steinkorallen und über das M.-Edwards'sche Wachstumgesetz der Polypen. Zeitschrift fur Wissenschaftliche Zoologie. 22: 235-280, pls. 16-21. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus heterocostatus Harrison, 1911) Harrison R (1911) Some Madreporaria from the Persian Gulf. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1911 (2): 1018-1044, pls 57-58 [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., 1998. Azooxanthellate Scleractinia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa) of Western Australia. Rec. of West. Austr. Mus. 18(4): 361-417, 9 pls.  [details]   

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

additional source 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]   

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

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

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus mai Cheng, 1971) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus mai Cheng, 1971) 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]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus mai Cheng, 1971) Zibrowius H (1989) A new type of symbiosis: Heterocyathus japonicus (Cnidaria: Scleractinia) living on Fissidentalium vernedei (Mollusca: Scaphopoda). Zoologische Verhandelingen Leiden 323: 319-340. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus heterocostatus Harrison, 1911) 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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus parasiticus Semper, 1872) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus parasiticus Semper, 1872) 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]   

new combination reference  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus aequicostatus parasiticus Semper, 1872) Sakakura K (1935) Les Héterocyathes fossiles de la Prefecture de Tiba, Japon (in Japanese). Journal of the Geolgical Society of Japan 42: 182-191, pl. 5. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus heterocostatus Harrison, 1911) 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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocyathus aequicostatus parasiticus Semper, 1872) 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]   
 
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology azooxanthellate [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0-319 m [details]
 

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English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstriped bum coral  [details]