WoRMS taxon details

Primnoidae Milne Edwards, 1857

125278  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125278)

armata Ehrenberg, 1834 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Genus Abyssoprimnoa Cairns, 2015
Genus Acanthoprimnoa Cairns & Bayer, 2004
Genus Aglaoprimnoa Bayer, 1996
Genus Ainigmaptilon Dean, 1926
Genus Armadillogorgia Bayer, 1980
Genus Arntzia López-González, Gili & Orejas, 2002
Genus Arthrogorgia Kükenthal, 1908
Genus Australogorgia Cairns & Bayer, 2009
Genus Callogorgia Gray, 1858
Genus Callozostron Wright, 1885
Genus Calyptrophora Gray, 1866
Genus Candidella Bayer, 1954
Genus Convexella Bayer, 1996
Genus Dasystenella Versluys, 1906
Genus Fannyella Gray, 1872
Genus Faxiella Zapata-Guardiola & López-González, 2012
Genus Helicoprimnoa Cairns, 2012
Genus Heptaprimnoa Cairns, 2012
Genus Loboprimnoa Cairns, 2016
Genus Macroprimnoa Cairns, 2018
Genus Metafannyella Cairns & Bayer, 2009
Genus Metanarella Cairns, 2012
Genus Microprimnoa Bayer & Stefani, 1989
Genus Mirostenella Bayer, 1988
Genus Narella Gray, 1870
Genus Narelloides Cairns, 2012
Genus Onogorgia Cairns & Bayer, 2009
Genus Ophidiogorgia Bayer, 1980
Genus Pachyprimnoa Cairns, 2016
Genus Paracalyptrophora Kinoshita, 1908
Genus Paranarella Cairns, 2007
Genus Parastenella Versluys, 1906
Genus Perissogorgia Bayer & Stefani, 1989
Genus Plumarella Gray, 1870
Genus Primnoa Lamouroux, 1812
Genus Primnocapsa Zapata-Guardiola & López-González, 2012
Genus Primnoeides Studer & Wright, 1887
Genus Primnoella Gray, 1858
Genus Pseudoplumarella Kükenthal, 1915
Genus Pterostenella Versluys, 1906
Genus Pyrogorgia Cairns & Bayer, 2009
Genus Scopaegorgia Zapata-Guardiola & Lopez-González, 2010
Genus Tauroprimnoa Zapata-Guardiola & López-González, 2010
Genus Thouarella Gray, 1870
Genus Tokoprymno Bayer, 1996
Genus Verticillata Zapata-Guardiola, López-González & Gili, 2013

Genus Amphilaphis Wright & Studer, 1887 accepted as Thouarella Gray, 1870 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Ascolepsis accepted as Fannyella (Fannyella) Gray, 1872 (unaccepted > misspelling, of Ascolepis )
Genus Caligorgia Wright & Studer, 1889 accepted as Callogorgia Gray, 1858 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Calligorgia Gray, 1870 accepted as Callogorgia Gray, 1858 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Callirrhabdos Philippi, 1894 accepted as Primnoella Gray, 1858 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Cricogorgia Milne Edwards, 1857 accepted as Plumarella Gray, 1870 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Dicholaphis Kinoshita, 1907 accepted as Plumarella Gray, 1870 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Digitogorgia Zapata-Guardiola & López-González, 2010 accepted as Primnoeides Studer & Wright, 1887 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Diplocalyptra Kinoshita, 1908 accepted as Thouarella (Diplocalyptra) Kinoshita, 1908 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Fanellia Gray, 1870 accepted as Callogorgia Gray, 1858 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Lycurus Molander, 1929 accepted as Ainigmaptilon Dean, 1926 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Primnodendron Nutting, 1912 accepted as Thouarella (Thouarella) Gray, 1870 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Pseudonarella Cairns & Taylor, 2019 (unaccepted > nomen nudum)
Genus Rhopalonella Roule, 1908 accepted as Thouarella (Thouarella) Gray, 1870 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Stachyodes Wright & Studer, 1887 accepted as Narella Gray, 1870 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Stenella Gray, 1870 accepted as Candidella Bayer, 1954 (unaccepted > junior homonym, of Stenella Gray, 1866)

Genus Primnoides Studer & Wright, 1887 represented as Primnoeides Studer & Wright, 1887

Genus Myura Gray, 1859 (uncertain)
marine, brackish
Not documented
McFadden, C.; Cordeiro, R.; Williams, G.; van Ofwegen, L. (2022). World List of Octocorallia. Primnoidae Milne Edwards, 1857. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125278 on 2022-08-17
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2009-07-16 06:29:22Z
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2010-09-17 06:17:46Z

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original description  (of armata Ehrenberg, 1834) Ehrenberg, C. G. (1834). Beiträge zur physiologischen Kenntniss der Corallenthiere im allgemeinen, und besonders des rothen Meeres, nebst einem Versuche zur physiologischen Systematik derselben. <em>Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Berlin.</em> 1: 225-380., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/29725862
page(s): 357 [details]   

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 Daly, M., M.R. Brugler, P. Cartwright, A.G. Collins, M.N. Dawson, D.G. Fautin, S.C. France, C.S. McFadden, D.M. Opresko, E. Rodriquez, S.L. Romano, J.L. Stake. (2007). The phylum Cnidaria: A review of phylogenetic patterns and diversity 300 years after Linnaeus. <em>Zootaxa.</em> (1668): 127-182., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2007f/zt01668p182.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Cairns, S.D.; Bayer, F.M. (2009). A generic revision and phylogenetic analysis of the Primnoidae (Cnidaria:Octocorallia). <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 629. Smithsonian Institution Press: Washington DC (USA).</em> 79 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
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