WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758)

289232  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:289232)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMadrepora meandrites Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Hoeksema, B. (2013). Meandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=289232 on 2017-12-15

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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMadrepora meandrites Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoreaugyra memorialis Wells, 1973) Wells JW (1973) Two new hermatypic scleractinian corals from the West Indies. Bulletin of Marine Science 23: 925-932. [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 JEN. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.  [details]   

additional source Budd, A.F., Fukami, H., Smith, N.D. & Knowlton, N. 2012. Taxonomic classification of the reef coral family Mussidae (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 166: 465–529. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoreaugyra memorialis Wells, 1973) van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoreaugyra memorialis Wells, 1973) Corallosphere, available online at http://www.corallosphere.org/index [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMadrepora meandrites Linnaeus, 1758) Budd, A.F., Fukami, H., Smith, N.D. & Knowlton, N. 2012. Taxonomic classification of the reef coral family Mussidae (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 166: 465–529. [details]   

status source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeandrina meandrites f. meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758)) Wells JW (1973) New and old scleractinian corals from Jamaica. Bulletin of Marine Science 23: 16-58. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeandrina meandrites f. memorialis (Wells, 1973)) Scaps, P.; Saunders, J. (2011). Shallow water stony corals (Scleractinia, Milleporidae, and Stylasteridae) from Utila and Cayos Cochinos, Honduras. ISRN Zoology. 2011: 1-9., available online at https://doi.org/10.5402/2011/736381 [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoreaugyra memorialis Wells, 1973) Pinzón, J. H.; Weil, E. (2011). Cryptic species within the Atlantic Caribbean genus Meandrina (Scleractinia): a multidisciplinary approach and description of the new species Meandrina jacksoni. Bulletin of Marine Science. 87: 823-853. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology zooxanthellate [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropontius iuxtus Stock, 1989 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallonoxia longicauda Stock, 1975 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallonoxia longicauda Stock, 1975 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeandromyzon coronatum Stock, 1989 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)