WoRMS taxon details

Muriceides Wright & Studer, 1889

125310  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125310)

accepted
Genus
Species Muriceides aequatorialis (Wright & Studer, 1889)
Species Muriceides collaris Nutting, 1910
Species Muriceides cylindrica Nutting, 1912
Species Muriceides dubia Nutting, 1910
Species Muriceides echinata Thomson, 1927
Species Muriceides fragilis Wright & Studer, 1889
Species Muriceides hirta (Pourtalès, 1868)
Species Muriceides javensis Nutting, 1910
Species Muriceides kuekenthali (Broch, 1912)
Species Muriceides lepida Carpine & Grasshoff, 1975
Species Muriceides nigra Nutting, 1912
Species Muriceides obtusa (Wright & Studer, 1889)
Species Muriceides robusta (Wright & Studer, 1889)
Species Muriceides sceptrum (Studer, 1891)
Species Muriceides tenuis (Nutting, 1908)
Species Muriceides verrilli (Wright & Studer, 1889)

Species Muriceides alba (Nutting, 1908) accepted as Victorgorgia alba (Nutting, 1908) (changed combination)
Species Muriceides chamaeleon (von Koch, 1882) accepted as Paramuricea clavata (Risso, 1826) (synonym)
Species Muriceides chuni Kükenthal, 1919 accepted as Muriceopsis tuberculata (Esper, 1792) (synonym)
Species Muriceides foresti (Tixier-Durivault & d'Hondt, 1974) accepted as Muriceides sceptrum (Studer, 1891) (synonym)
Species Muriceides furcata Studer, 1890 accepted as Muriceides sceptrum (Studer, 1891) (synonym)
Species Muriceides fusca J.S. Thomson, 1911 accepted as Astromuricea fusca (J.S. Thomson, 1911) (original combination)
Species Muriceides hirtus (Pourtalès, 1868) accepted as Muriceides hirta (Pourtalès, 1868) (synonym)
Species Muriceides laxa (Wright & Studer, 1889) accepted as Paramuricea laxa Wright & Studer, 1889 (changed combination)
Species Muriceides paucituberculata (Marion, 1906) accepted as Muriceides sceptrum (Studer, 1891) (synonym)
Species Muriceides ramosa (Wright & Studer, 1889) accepted as Paramuricea ramosa Wright & Studer, 1889 (changed combination)

Species Muriceides tenuis Thomson, 1927 (uncertain)
marine
Wright, E.P.; Studer, T. (1889). Report on the Alcyonaria collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-76. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–76. Zoology.</em> 31 (part 64), lxxii+ 314 pp., 43 pls. London., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2081946
page(s): 105 [details]   
Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2022). World List of Octocorallia. Muriceides Wright & Studer, 1889. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125310 on 2022-01-25
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2006-09-25 06:54:45Z
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Martinez, Olga
2010-09-17 06:17:46Z
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original description Wright, E.P.; Studer, T. (1889). Report on the Alcyonaria collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-76. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–76. Zoology.</em> 31 (part 64), lxxii+ 314 pp., 43 pls. London., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2081946
page(s): 105 [details]   

original description  (of Clematissa Wright & Studer, 1889) Wright, E.P.; Studer, T. (1889). Report on the Alcyonaria collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-76. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–76. Zoology.</em> 31 (part 64), lxxii+ 314 pp., 43 pls. London., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2081946
page(s): 106-107 [details]   

original description  (of Trachymuricea Deichmann, 1936) Deichmann, E. (1936). The Alcyonaria of the western part of the Atlantic Ocean. <em>Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard College.</em> 53: 1-317, plates 1-37., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/4363633
page(s): 132 [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. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]., available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D.; Gershwin, L.; Brook, F.J.; Pugh, P.; Dawson, E.W.; Ocaña O.V.; Vervoort, W.; Williams, G.; Watson, J.E.; Opresko, D.M.; Schuchert, P.; Hine, P.M.; Gordon, D.P.; Campbell, H.J.; Wright, A.J.; Sánchez, J.A.; Fautin, D.G. (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] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
Muriceides sp., 538 m Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of Lophelia II Reefs, Rigs, and Wrecks, BOEM-NOAA-OER. Identification by A. Quattrini. For more information see: Brooks JM, Fisher C, Roberts H, Cordes E, Baums I, Bernard B, Church R, Etnoyer P, German C, Goehring E,  McDonald I, Roberts H, Shank T, Warren D, Welsh S, Wolff G, Weaver D (2015). Exploration and research of northern Gulf of Mexico deepwater natural and artificial hard-bottom habitats with emphasis on coral communities: Reefs, rigs, and wrecks—“Lophelia II” Appendices. U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region, New Orleans, LA. OCS Study BOEM 2016-022. 711 p.
 

Muriceides sp., 420 m West Florida Escarpment, Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-Pelagic Research Services. Identification by P. Etnoyer and D. Wagner.