WoRMS taxon details

Bellonella Gray, 1862

267263  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267263)

accepted
Genus
Alcyonium (Metalcyonium) Pfeffer, 1889 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Belonella Gray, 1862 · unaccepted > misspelling
Cereopsis Saville Kent, 1870 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Iphethyrus W. Koch, 1886 · unaccepted > misspelling
Iphythyrus W. Koch, 1886 · unaccepted > misspelling
Itephritus W. Koch, 1886 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Metalcyonium Pfeffer, 1889 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Species Bellonella capitata (Pfeffer, 1889)
Species Bellonella cinerea (Tixier-Durivault & d'Hondt, 1974)
Species Bellonella clavata (Pfeffer, 1889)
Species Bellonella conspicua Tixier-Durivault, 1961
Species Bellonella epedana Verseveldt & Bayer, 1988
Species Bellonella granulata Gray, 1862
Species Bellonella madseni Tixier-Durivault, 1961
Species Bellonella molokaiensis Verseveldt & Bayer, 1988
Species Bellonella petila Verseveldt & Bayer, 1988
Species Bellonella rubistella (Deichmann, 1936)
Species Bellonella tenuis Tixier-Durivault & d'Hondt, 1974
Species Bellonella variabilis (Studer, 1891)

Subgenus Bellonella (Eleutherobia) Pütter, 1900 accepted as Eleutherobia Pütter, 1900 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
  » Species Bellonella (Eleutherobia) albiflora Utinomi, 1957 accepted as Parasphaerasclera albiflora (Utinomi, 1957) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Bellonella (Eleutherobia) dofleini (Kukenthal, 1906) accepted as Eleutherobia dofleini (Kükenthal, 1906) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Bellonella (Eleutherobia) flava Nutting, 1912 accepted as Eleutherobia flava (Nutting, 1912) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Bellonella (Eleutherobia) grandiflora (Kükenthal, 1906) accepted as Eleutherobia grandiflora (Kükenthal, 1906) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Bellonella (Eleutherobia) grayi Thomson & Dean, 1931 accepted as Parasphaerasclera grayi (Thomson & Dean, 1931) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Bellonella (Eleutherobia) rigida Pütter, 1900 accepted as Eleutherobia rigida (Pütter, 1900) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Bellonella (Eleutherobia) rubra Brundin, 1896 accepted as Eleutherobia rubra (Brundin, 1896) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  » Species Bellonella (Eleutherobia) unicolor (Kükenthal, 1906) accepted as Eleutherobia unicolor (Kükenthal, 1906) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Bellonella albiflora Utinomi, 1957 accepted as Parasphaerasclera albiflora (Utinomi, 1957) (unaccepted > superseded combination, original combination)
Species Bellonella arctica (Danielssen, 1887) accepted as Gersemia fruticosa (Sars, 1860) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Bellonella bocagei (Saville Kent, 1870) accepted as Alcyonium bocagei (Saville Kent, 1870) (changed combination)
Species Bellonella cinerea Brundin, 1896 accepted as Eleutherobia rubra (Brundin, 1896) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Bellonella dofleini (Kukenthal, 1906) accepted as Eleutherobia dofleini (Kükenthal, 1906) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Bellonella flava Nutting, 1912 accepted as Eleutherobia flava (Nutting, 1912) (unaccepted > superseded combination, original combination)
Species Bellonella foliacea (May, 1899) accepted as Nidalia foliacea May, 1899 (changed combination)
Species Bellonella grandiflora (Kükenthal, 1906) accepted as Eleutherobia grandiflora (Kükenthal, 1906) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Bellonella grayi (Thomson & Dean, 1931) accepted as Parasphaerasclera grayi (Thomson & Dean, 1931) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Bellonella indica Thomson & Henderson, 1905 accepted as Paraminabea indica (Thomson & Henderson, 1905) (unaccepted > superseded combination, original combination)
Species Bellonella macrospina (Kükenthal, 1906) accepted as Nidalia macrospina Kükenthal, 1906 (changed combination)
Species Bellonella morifera (Tixier-Durivault, 1954) accepted as Parasphaerasclera morifera (Tixier-Durivault, 1954) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Bellonella patagonica (May, 1899) accepted as Alcyonium patagonicum (May, 1899) (changed combination)
Species Bellonella pellucida (Kükenthal, 1906) accepted as Eleutherobia rigida (Pütter, 1900) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Bellonella rigida Pütter, 1900 accepted as Nidalia rigida (Pütter, 1900) accepted as Eleutherobia rigida (Pütter, 1900) (unaccepted > superseded combination, original combination)
Species Bellonella rubra Brundin, 1896 accepted as Eleutherobia rubra (Brundin, 1896) (unaccepted > superseded combination, original combination)
Species Bellonella sibogae Utinomi, 1957 accepted as Nidalia macrospina Kükenthal, 1906 (synonym)
Species Bellonella studeri J.S. Thomson, 1910 accepted as Eleutherobia studeri (J.S. Thomson, 1910) accepted as Alcyonium studeri (J.S. Thomson, 1910) (original combination)
Species Bellonella unicolor (Kükenthal, 1906) accepted as Eleutherobia unicolor (Kükenthal, 1906) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Bellonella unilobata (J.S. Thomson, 1921) accepted as Pieterfaurea unilobata (J.S. Thomson, 1921) (changed combination)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Gray, J.E. (1862). Description of two new genera of zoophytes (Solenocaulon and Bellonella) discovered on the north coast of Australia by Mr. Rayner. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 1862: 34-37., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28626912
page(s): 36-37 [details]   
McFadden, C.; Cordeiro, R.; Williams, G.; van Ofwegen, L. (2022). World List of Octocorallia. Bellonella Gray, 1862. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267263 on 2022-10-04
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original description Gray, J.E. (1862). Description of two new genera of zoophytes (Solenocaulon and Bellonella) discovered on the north coast of Australia by Mr. Rayner. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 1862: 34-37., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28626912
page(s): 36-37 [details]   

original description  (of Metalcyonium Pfeffer, 1889) Pfeffer, G. (1889). Zur Fauna von Süd-Georgien. <em>Jahrbuch der Hamburgischen Wissenschaftlichen Anstalten, 6 (2): 37-55.</em> , available online at http://www.archive.org/stream/jahrbuchderhambu06hamb#page/40/mode/2up
page(s): 49 [details]   

original description  (of Cereopsis Saville Kent, 1870) Saville Kent, W. (1870). On two new genera of alcyonoid corals, taken in the recent expedition of the yacht "Norma" off the coast of Spain and Portugal. <em>Quarterly Journal of Microscopical Science.</em> new series, 10: 397-399., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13720261
page(s): 398 [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

additional source López-González, P. J.; Gili, J. M. (2000). A new octocoral genus (Cnidaria: Anthozoa) from Antarctic waters. <em>Polar Biology.</em> 23: 452-458.
page(s): 454 [details]   

additional source Williams, G.C. (2000). Two new genera of soft corals (Anthozoa: Alcyoniidae) from South Africa, with a discussion of diversity and endemism in the Southern African octocorallian fauna. <em>Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences.</em> 52(6): 65-75.
page(s): 71 [details]   

additional source Williams, G.C. (1992). The Alcyonacea of southern Africa. Stoloniferous octocorals and soft corals (Coelenterata, Anthozoa). <em>Annals of the South African Museum.</em> 100: 249-358., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41110040
page(s): 320 [details]   

additional source Utinomi, H. (1976). A review of the Japanese species of Alcyonium, with descriptions of two new species and an almost forgotten rare species (Octocorallia, Alcyonacea). <em>Publications of the Seto Marine Biological Laboratory.</em> 23(3/5): 191-204., available online at https://repository.kulib.kyoto-u.ac.jp/dspace/bitstream/2433/175942/1/fia0233-5_191.pdf
page(s): 191 [details]   

additional source Utinomi, H. (1957). Minabea ozakii n. gen. et n. sp., a new remarkable alcyonarian type with dimorphic polyps. <em>Jour. Fac. Sci. Hokkaido Univ. Ser. VI, Zool.</em> 13: 139-146.
page(s): 139, 145 [details]   

additional source Utinomi, H.; Imahara, Y. (1976). A new second species of dimorphic alcyonacean octocoral Minabea from the bays of Sagami and Suruga, with the emendation of the generic diagnosis. <em>Publications of the Seto Marine Biological Laboratory.</em> 23(3/5): 205-212, plate 1., available online at https://repository.kulib.kyoto-u.ac.jp/dspace/handle/2433/175941
page(s): 210, 211 [details]   

additional source Williams, G.C. (1992). Revision of the soft coral genus Minabea (Octocorallia: Alcyoniidae) with new taxa from the Indo-West Pacific. <em>Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences.</em> 48(1): 1-26.
page(s): 17 [details]   

additional source Uchida, T. (1969). On a northern alcyonarian, Alcyonium pacificum Yamada. Journal of the Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University, 17, 6, 397-399
page(s): 397 [details]   

additional source Imahara, Y. (2006). Preliminary report on the alcyonacean and pennatulacean octocorals collected by the natural history research of the Sagami Sea. Memoirs of the National Science Museum (Tokyo) [Kokuritsu Kagaku Hakubutsukan], 40, 91-101
page(s): 96 [details]   
 
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