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Keratoisis Wright, 1869

125306  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125306)

Ceratoisis Wright, 1869 · unaccepted (Spelling variation)


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  1. Species Keratoisis chuni Kükenthal, 1915
  2. Species Keratoisis flabellum Nutting, 1908
  3. Species Keratoisis flexibilis (Pourtalès, 1868)
  4. Species Keratoisis fruticosa Lapointe & Watling, 2022
  5. Species Keratoisis glaesa Grant, 1976
  6. Species Keratoisis gracilis Thomson & Henderson, 1906
  7. Species Keratoisis grandiflora Studer, 1878
  8. Species Keratoisis grandis Nutting, 1908
  9. Species Keratoisis grayi Wright, 1869
  10. Species Keratoisis hikurangiensis Grant, 1976
  11. Species Keratoisis japonica Studer, 1878
  12. Species Keratoisis palmae Wright & Studer, 1889
  13. Species Keratoisis paucispinosa Wright & Studer, 1889
  14. Species Keratoisis peara Dueñas, Alderslade & Sánchez, 2014
  15. Species Keratoisis philippinensis Wright & Studer, 1889
  16. Species Keratoisis projecta Grant, 1976
  17. Species Keratoisis ramosa Lapointe & Watling, 2022
  18. Species Keratoisis siemensii Studer, 1878
  19. Species Keratoisis squarrosa Kükenthal, 1915
  20. Species Keratoisis tangentis Grant, 1976
  21. Species Keratoisis wrighti Nutting, 1910
  22. Species Keratoisis zelandica Grant, 1976
  23. Species Keratoisis macrospiculata Kükenthal, 1915 accepted as Lepidisis macrospiculata (Kükenthal, 1915) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  24. Species Keratoisis magnifica Dueñas, Alderslade & Sánchez, 2014 accepted as Onkoisis magnifica (Dueñas, Alderslade & Sánchez, 2014) (unaccepted > superseded combination, original combination)
  25. Species Keratoisis microspiculata Molander, 1929 accepted as Tenuisis microspiculata (Molander, 1929) (unaccepted > superseded combination, variant spelling)
  26. Species Keratoisis nuda Wright & Studer, 1889 accepted as Lepidisis nuda (Wright & Studer, 1889) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
  27. Species Keratoisis ornata Verrill, 1878 accepted as Keratoisis grayi Wright, 1869 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
  28. Species Keratoisis profunda (Wright, 1885) accepted as Bathygorgia profunda Wright, 1885 (unaccepted > superseded combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Wright, E.P. (1869). On a new genus of Gorgonidae from Portugal. <em>The Annals and magazine of natural history; zoology, botany, and geology, series 4.</em> 3: 23-26., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/18662405
page(s): 23 [details]   
McFadden, C.S.; Cordeiro, R.; Williams, G.; van Ofwegen, L. (2024). World List of Octocorallia. Keratoisis Wright, 1869. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125306 on 2024-02-26
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2006-09-13 06:47:38Z
Martinez, Olga
2010-09-17 06:17:46Z
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original description Wright, E.P. (1869). On a new genus of Gorgonidae from Portugal. <em>The Annals and magazine of natural history; zoology, botany, and geology, series 4.</em> 3: 23-26., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/18662405
page(s): 23 [details]   

context source (Hexacorallia) Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World. (look up in IMIS[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 Neave, Sheffield Airey. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. <em>[Online Nomenclator Zoologicus at Checklistbank. Ubio link has gone].</em> , available online at https://www.checklistbank.org/dataset/126539/about [details]   

additional source Williams, G.C. (1992). Biogeography of the octocorallian coelenterate fauna of southern Africa. <em>Biol. J. Linn. Soc.</em> 46: 351-401. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Bayer, F. M.; Stefani, J. (1987). New and previously known taxa of isidid octocorals (Coelenterata:Gorgonacea), partly from antarctic waters. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 100(4): 937-991.
page(s): 938, 939, 942, 978 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Bayer, F.M. & J. Stefani. (1987). Isididae (Gorgonacea) de Nouvelle-Calédonie: Nouvelle clé des genres de la famille. <em>Bulletin du Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris,.</em> 4e sér. 9(1):47-106., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/58704441
page(s): 49 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Cairns, S.D., L. Gershwin, F.J. Brook, P. Pugh, E.W. Dawson, O.V.; Ocaña, W. Vervoort, G. Williams, J.E. Watson, D.M. Opresko, P. Schuchert, P.M. Hine, D.P. Gordon, H.I. Campbell, A.J. Wright, J.A.Sánchez & D.G. Fautin. (2009). Phylum Cnidaria: corals, medusae, hydroids, myxozoans. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> pp. 59-101., available online at https://repository.si.edu/handle/10088/8431 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Bayer, F. M. (1990). A new isidid octocoral (Anthozoa: Gorgonacea) from New Caledonia, with descriptions of other new species from elsewhere in the Pacific Ocean. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 103(1), 205-228.
page(s): 205-207, 227 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Alderslade, P. (1998). Revisionary systematics in the gorgonian family Isididae, with descriptions of numerous new taxa (Coelenterata: Octocorallia). <em>Records of the Western Australian Museum.</em> Supplement No. 55: 1-360.
page(s): 9, 13 [details]   

additional source Tixier-Durivault, A. (1972). Nouvel apport d'Octocoralliares de Madagascar et des iles avoisinantes. <em>Tethys.</em> Suppl. 3: 11-68., available online at http://paleopolis.rediris.es/benthos/REF/som/T-pdf/1972_s3-11.pdf
page(s): 15, 52 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Bayer, F.M. (1955). Contributions to the nomenclature, systematics, and morphology of the Octocorallia. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 105: 207-220, plates 1-8., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15705299
page(s): 216 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Horvath, E. A. (2019). A review of gorgonian coral species (Cnidaria, Octocorallia, Alcyonacea) held in the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History research collection: focus on species from Scleraxonia, Holaxonia, Calcaxonia – Part III: Suborder Holaxonia continued, and suborder Calcaxonia. <em>ZooKeys.</em> 860: 183-306., available online at https://zookeys.pensoft.net/article/34317/ [details]   

additional source Smith, P. J.; McVeagh, S. M.; Mingoia, J. T.; France, S. C. (2004). Mitochondrial DNA sequence variation in deep-sea bamboo coral (Keratoisidinae) species in the southwest and northwest Pacific Ocean. Marine Biology, 144, 253-261
page(s): 254, 255, 256, 257, 258, 259, 260 [details]   

additional source Grigg, R. W. & F.M. Bayer. (1976). Present knowledge of the systematics and zoogeography of the order Gorgonacea in Hawaii. <em>Pacific Science.</em> 30(2): 167-175.
page(s): 170 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Williams, G. C. (1992). The Alcyonacea of southern Africa. Gorgonian octocorals (Coelenterata, Anthozoa). <em>Annals of the South African Museum.</em> 101(8): 181-296, Fig. 1., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/40683324
page(s): 281, 288, 292 [details]   
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Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]