WoRMS taxon details

Xeniidae Ehrenberg, 1828

125271  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125271)

Genus Anthelia Lamarck, 1816
Genus Asterospicularia Utinomi, 1951
Genus Bayerxenia Alderslade, 2001
Genus Caementabunda Benayahu, van Ofwegen & McFadden, 2018
Genus Conglomeratusclera Benayahu, van Ofwegen & McFadden, 2018
Genus Ezziona Alderslade & Janes, 2017
Genus Fasciclia Janes, 2008
Genus Funginus Tixier-Durivault, 1978
Genus Heteroxenia Kölliker, 1874
Genus Ingotia Alderslade, 2001
Genus Latissimia Benayahu, Ekins & McFadden, 2022
Genus Orangaslia Alderslade, 2001
Genus Ovabunda Alderslade, 2001
Genus Quattuoria Benayahu & McFadden, 2022
Genus Sansibia Alderslade, 2000
Genus Sarcothelia Verrill, 1928
Genus Sympodium Ehrenberg, 1834
Genus Unomia Benayahu, van Ofwegen, Allais & McFadden, 2021
Genus Xenia Lamarck, 1816
Genus Yamazatum Benayahu, 2010

Genus Actinantha Lesson, 1826 accepted as Xenia Lamarck, 1816 (synonym)
Genus Fungulus Tixier-Durivault, 1970 accepted as Funginus Tixier-Durivault, 1978 (homonym)
Genus Ixion Alderslade, 2001 accepted as Ezziona Alderslade & Janes, 2017 (Homonym)
Genus Loridella Gray, 1869 accepted as Xenia Lamarck, 1816 (synonym)
Genus Massarella Gray, 1869 accepted as Sympodium Ehrenberg, 1834 (synonym)
Genus Suensonia Brundin, 1896 accepted as Cespitularia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850 (synonym)
Genus Wardella Gray, 1869 accepted as Xenia Lamarck, 1816 (synonym)
Genus Xaenia Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 accepted as Xenia Lamarck, 1816 (variant spelling)

Genus Cespitularia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
Genus Efflatounaria Gohar, 1939 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
Not documented
Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2022). World List of Octocorallia. Xeniidae Ehrenberg, 1828. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125271 on 2022-05-25
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basis of record van Ofwegen, L.; Grasshoff, M.; van der Land, J. (2001). Octocorallia (excl. Pennatulacea), <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 104-105 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Reinicke, G. B.; van Ofwegen, L. P. (1999). Soft corals (Alcyonacea: Octocorallia) from shallow water in the Chagos Archipelago: species assemblages and their distribution. Linnean Society Occasional Publications, 2, 67-85, plates 1-10
page(s): 70 [details]   

additional source Hwang, S. J.; Song, J. I. (2007). Reproductive biology and larval development of the temperate soft coral Dendronephthya gigantea (Alcyonacea: Nephtheidae). Marine Biology, 152, 273-284
page(s): 274 [details]   
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