WoRMS taxon details

Polyphyllia novaehiberniae (Lesson, 1831)

289231  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:289231)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Lesson, R.P. 1831. Illustrations de zoologie ou recueil de figures d'animaux peintes d'apres nature, pls. 1-60. Bertrand, Paris., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/91260 [details]   

(ofLithactinia novaehiberniae Lesson, 1831) Lesson, R.P. 1831. Illustrations de zoologie ou recueil de figures d'animaux peintes d'apres nature, pls. 1-60. Bertrand, Paris., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/91260 [details]   
Type locality contained in New Ireland Province  
type locality contained in New Ireland Province [details]
Note New Ireland, Papua New Guinea  
Type locality New Ireland, Papua New Guinea [details]
Hoeksema, B.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Polyphyllia novaehiberniae (Lesson, 1831). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=289231 on 2018-04-27
Date
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
created
2013-01-21 21:13:30Z
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2013-02-03 16:04:51Z
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original description Lesson, R.P. 1831. Illustrations de zoologie ou recueil de figures d'animaux peintes d'apres nature, pls. 1-60. Bertrand, Paris., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/91260 [details]   

original description  (ofLithactinia novaehiberniae Lesson, 1831) Lesson, R.P. 1831. Illustrations de zoologie ou recueil de figures d'animaux peintes d'apres nature, pls. 1-60. Bertrand, Paris., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/91260 [details]   

original description  (ofPolyphyllia pileiformis Dana, 1846) Dana, J.D. 1846. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838-1842. Zoophytes 7: 1-740. Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/digitalcollections/usexex/navigation/ScientificText/USExEx19_08select.cfm [details]   

original description  (ofPolyphyllia galeriformis Dana, 1846) Dana, J.D. 1846. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838-1842. Zoophytes 7: 1-740. Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/digitalcollections/usexex/navigation/ScientificText/USExEx19_08select.cfm [details]   

original description  (ofPolyphyllia substellata Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851) Milne, H. ; Haime. J. (1851). Recherches sur les polypiers. Mémoire 6. Monographie des Fongides. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie. 15(3): 73-144. [details]   

basis of record Hoeksema, B.W., 1989. Taxonomy, phylogeny and biogeography of mushroom corals (Scleractinia: Fungiidae). Zoologische Verhandelingen, Leiden 254: 1-295., available online at http://www.repository.naturalis.nl/document/149013 [details]   

additional source Lamberts, A.E. 1984. The reef corals Lithactinia and Polyphyllia (Anthozoa, Scleractinia, Fungiidae): a study of morphological, geographical, and statistical differences. Pacific Science 38: 12-27. [details]   

basis of record  (ofLithactinia novaehiberniae Lesson, 1831) Hoeksema, B.W., 1989. Taxonomy, phylogeny and biogeography of mushroom corals (Scleractinia: Fungiidae). Zoologische Verhandelingen, Leiden 254: 1-295., available online at http://www.repository.naturalis.nl/document/149013 [details]   

additional source  (ofLithactinia novaehiberniae Lesson, 1831) Lamberts, A.E. 1984. The reef corals Lithactinia and Polyphyllia (Anthozoa, Scleractinia, Fungiidae): a study of morphological, geographical, and statistical differences. Pacific Science 38: 12-27. [details]   

basis of record  (ofPolyphyllia galeriformis Dana, 1846) Hoeksema, B.W., 1989. Taxonomy, phylogeny and biogeography of mushroom corals (Scleractinia: Fungiidae). Zoologische Verhandelingen, Leiden 254: 1-295., available online at http://www.repository.naturalis.nl/document/149013 [details]   

additional source  (ofLithactinia novaehiberniae Lesson, 1831) Lesson, R.P. 1831. Illustrations de zoologie ou recueil de figures d'animaux peintes d'apres nature, pls. 1-60. Bertrand, Paris., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/91260 [details]   

basis of record  (ofPolyphyllia pileiformis Dana, 1846) Hoeksema, B.W., 1989. Taxonomy, phylogeny and biogeography of mushroom corals (Scleractinia: Fungiidae). Zoologische Verhandelingen, Leiden 254: 1-295., available online at http://www.repository.naturalis.nl/document/149013 [details]   

basis of record  (ofPolyphyllia substellata Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851) Hoeksema, B.W., 1989. Taxonomy, phylogeny and biogeography of mushroom corals (Scleractinia: Fungiidae). Zoologische Verhandelingen, Leiden 254: 1-295., available online at http://www.repository.naturalis.nl/document/149013 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Type locality New Ireland, Papua New Guinea [details]

From other sources
Biology zooxanthellate, free-living [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Joker's boomerang coral  [details]