WoRMS banner
Add search provider Add provider
Twitter: Latest updates @WRMarineSpecies

WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora tortuosa Dana, 1848 
AphiaID: 735836

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroidolina (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthoathecata (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMilleporidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora tortuosa (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (invalid junior homonym of Millepora tortuosa Esper, 1797 )
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora tenera Boschma, 1949
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMillepora Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  original description Dana, J.D., 1848. Zoophytes. In: Narrative of the U.S. Exploring Expedition, during the years 1838-1842, by Ch. Wilkes, 7, Zoophytes. 7 : vi + 740 pp.., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/digitalcollections/usexex/follow-01.htm
page(s): 545 [details]

source of synonymy Boschma, H. 1948a. The species problem in Millepora. Zoologische Verhandelingen, Leiden 1: 1-115, pls. 1-15.
page(s): 41 [details]

Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (29 publications) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:735836
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2013-07-16 06:14:24Z  created  Schuchert, Peter
  
[Taxonomic tree] [Occurrence map] [Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]
  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Millepora tortuosa Dana, 1848. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=735836 on 2014-12-19
  Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License