WoRMS taxon details

Umbellula Gray, 1870

128499  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:128499)

accepted
Genus
Umbellula encrinus (Linnaeus, 1758) (type by subsequent designation)
Ombellula Cuvier, 1798 · unaccepted > incorrect original spelling
Ombellulaires Cuvier, 1817 · unaccepted (synonym)
Ombellularia Lamarck, 1836 · unaccepted (synonym)
Umbellaria Schweigger, 1820 · unaccepted (synonym)
Umbellularia Lamarck, 1801 · unaccepted (synonym)
Species Umbellula ambigua Marion, 1906
Species Umbellula antarctica Kükenthal, 1902
Species Umbellula carpenteri Kölliker, 1880
Species Umbellula dura Thomson & Henderson, 1906
Species Umbellula durissima Kölliker, 1880
Species Umbellula encrinus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Umbellula guentheri Kölliker, 1880
Species Umbellula hemigymna Pasternak, 1975
Species Umbellula huxleyi Kölliker, 1880
Species Umbellula koellikeri Thomson & Henderson, 1906
Species Umbellula koellikeri Kükenthal, 1902
Species Umbellula leptocaulis Kölliker, 1880
Species Umbellula lindahli Kölliker, 1875
Species Umbellula magniflora Kölliker, 1880
Species Umbellula pellucida Kükenthal, 1902
Species Umbellula pomona Risaro, Williams & Lauretta, 2020
Species Umbellula purpurea Thomson & Henderson, 1906
Species Umbellula radiata Thomson & Henderson, 1906
Species Umbellula rigida Kükenthal, 1902
Species Umbellula rosea Thomson & Henderson, 1906
Species Umbellula spicata Kükenthal, 1902
Species Umbellula thomsoni (Kölliker, 1874)
Species Umbellula valdiviae Kükenthal, 1902
Species Umbellula weberi Hickson, 1916

Species Umbellula bairdii Verrill, 1884 accepted as Umbellula lindahli Kölliker, 1875 (synonym)
Species Umbellula eloisa Nutting, 1912 accepted as Umbellula durissima Kölliker, 1880 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym, uncertain synonym)
Species Umbellula miniacea Lindahl, 1874 accepted as Umbellula lindahli Kölliker, 1875 (synonym)
Species Umbellula monocephalus Pasternak, 1964 accepted as Solumbellula monocephalus (Pasternak, 1964) (unaccepted > superseded combination, original combination)
Species Umbellula pallida Lindahl, 1874 accepted as Umbellula lindahli Kölliker, 1875 (synonym)
Species Umbellula pendula Thomson & Henderson, 1906 accepted as Umbellula spicata Kükenthal, 1902 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym, uncertain synonym)

Species Umbellula aciculifera J.S. Thomson, 1915 (uncertain)
Species Umbellula crassiflora Roule, 1905 (uncertain)
Species Umbellula elongata Thomson & Henderson, 1906 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Species Umbellula geniculata Studer, 1894 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Species Umbellula gilberti Nutting, 1908 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Species Umbellula gracilis Marshall, 1883 accepted as Umbellula lindahli Kölliker, 1875 (uncertain, synonym)
Species Umbellula grandiflora Kölliker (uncertain > unassessed)
Species Umbellula hendersoni Balss, 1906 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Species Umbellula indica Thomson & Henderson, 1906 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Species Umbellula intermedia Thomson & Henderson, 1906 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Species Umbellula jordani Nutting, 1908 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Species Umbellula loma Nutting, 1909 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Species Umbellula simplex Kölliker, 1880 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Gray, J.E. (1870). Catalogue of sea-pens or Pennatulariidae in the collection of the British Museum / by J.E. Gray. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/18487479
page(s): 39 [details]   
McFadden, C.; Cordeiro, R.; Williams, G.; van Ofwegen, L. (2022). World List of Octocorallia. Umbellula Gray, 1870. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=128499 on 2022-09-26
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2005-07-27 12:57:38Z
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2019-06-25 05:41:35Z
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original description Gray, J.E. (1870). Catalogue of sea-pens or Pennatulariidae in the collection of the British Museum / by J.E. Gray. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/18487479
page(s): 39 [details]   

original description  (of Crinillum Harting, Miquel & Hoeven, 1861) Harting, P.; Miquel, F.A.W.; van der Hoeven, J. (1861). Organisch Voorwerp, over gronden door diepzeeloodingen in de Banda-zee opgebragt en over passaatstof. <em>Verslagen en mededeelingen der Koninklijke Akademie van Wetenschappen.</em> 11: 286-299, plate 11., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/39110785
page(s): 294 [details]   

original description  (of Ombellula Cuvier, 1798) Cuvier G. (1798). Tableau élémentaire de l'histoire naturelle des animaux. <em>Paris :Baudouin, imprimeur.</em> 710 pp., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11637076
page(s): 675 [details]   

original description  (of Ombellulaires Cuvier, 1817) Cuvier, C. (1817). Le règne animal. Tome IV. Les Zoophytes. A. Belin, Paris, 255 pp., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1681192
page(s): 86 [details]   

original description  (of Ombellularia Lamarck, 1836) Lamarck, J. B. P. A. de M. de. (1836). Histoire naturelle des Animaux sans Vertèbres, présentant les caractères généraux et particulier de ces animaux, leur distribution, leurs classes, leurs familles, leurs genres, et la citation des principales espèces qui s'y rapportent; précédée d'une introduction offrant la détermination des caractéres essentiels de l'animal, sa distinction du végétal et des autres corps naturels; enfin, l'exposition des principes fondamentaux de la zoologie. 2nd edition. Histoire des Polypes. <em>Paris.</em> (Polyzoa by H. Milne-Edwards)., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41623745
page(s): 677 [details]   

original description  (of Umbellaria Schweigger, 1820) Schweigger, A. F. (1820). Handbuch der Naturgeschichte der skelettlosen ungegliederten Thiere. <em>Leipzig, Im Verlag der Dyk'schen Buchhandlung.</em> 1-802., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/39152641
page(s): 434 [details]   

original description  (of Umbellularia Lamarck, 1801) Lamarck, J. B. (1801). Système des animaux sans vertèbres, ou tableau général des classes, des ordres et des genres de ces animaux; Présentant leurs caractères essentiels et leur distribution, d'apres la considération de leurs rapports naturels et de leur organisation, et suivant l'arrangement établi dans les galeries du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, parmi leurs dépouilles conservées; Précédé du discours d'ouverture du Cours de Zoologie, donné dans le Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle l'an 8 de la République. Published by the author and Deterville, Paris: viii + 432 pp., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14117719
page(s): 380 [details]   

basis of record Williams, G.C.; van der Land, J. (2001). Octocorallia - Pennatulacea. <em>in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification.</em> Collection Patrimoines Naturels 50: pp. 105-106. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Williams, G. Pennatulacea checklist for ERMS2.  [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 Williams, G.C. (1999). Index Pennatulacea: annotated bibliography and indexes of the Sea Pens (Coelenterata: Octocorallia) of the World 1469-1999. <em>Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci.</em> 51(2): 19-103, 1 fig., 14 plates. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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] 

additional source Bayer, F.M. (1961). The shallow-water Octocorallia of the West Indian region. A manual for marine biologists. <em>Studies on the Fauna of Curacao and Other Caribbean Islands.</em> 12:1-373, pls. 1-23., available online at https://repository.naturalis.nl/pub/506065
page(s): 313 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Williams, G. C. (1995). Revision of the pennatulacean genus Sarcoptilus (Coelenterata: Octocorallia), with descriptions of three new species from southern Australia. <em>Records of the South Australian Museum.</em> 28(1), 13-32.
page(s): 14 [details]   

additional source López-González, P. J.; Williams, G. C. (2002). A new genus and species of sea pen (Octocorallia : Pennatulacea : Stachyptilidae) from the Antarctic Peninsula. <em>Invertebrate Systematics.</em> 16(6): 919-929., available online at https://doi.org/10.1071/it01027
page(s): 925, 926, 927 [details]   

additional source Williams, G. C. (1997). A new genus and species of nephtheid soft coral (Octocorallia: Alcyonacea) from the western Pacific Ocean, and a discussion of convergence with several deep-sea benthic organisms. <em>Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences.</em> 49(12): 423-437.
page(s): 423, 436, 437 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Thomson, J.A.; Henderson, W.D. (1906). An account of the alcyonarians collected by the Royal Indian Marine survey ship 'Investigator' in the Indian Ocean. I. The alcyonarians of the deep sea. <em>Trustees of the Indian Museum, University of Aberdeen.</em> 1-128, plates 1-7., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12037643
page(s): 102-107 [details]   

additional source Hickson, S.J. (1916). The Pennatulacea of the Siboga Expedition with a general survey of the order. <em>Siboga Expeditie.</em> 14: 1-265, plates 1-10., available online at https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=uc1.31822010548360&view=1up&seq=7
page(s): 116-126 [details]   

additional source Williams, G. C. (1997). Preliminary assessment of the phylogeny of Pennatulacea (Anthozoa: Octocorallia), with a reevaluation of Ediacaran frond-like fossils, and a synopsis of the history of evolutionary thought regarding the sea pens. Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Coelenterate Biology, 497-509
page(s): 497, 498, 499, 500, 501, 502, 503 [details]   

additional source Megina, C.; Conradi, M.; Piraino, S. (2003). Biodiversity, life cycles, and reproductive biology of deep-sea cnidarians. Berichte zur Polarforschung, 470, 108-112
page(s): 110 [details]   

additional source Bayer, F. M. (1998). Umbellula Cuvier, [1797] (Cnidaria, Anthozoa): conserved as the correct original spelling, and corrections made to the entries relating to Umbellularia Lamarck, 1801 on the Official Lists and Indexes of Names in Zoology. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 55(3): 187-188
page(s): 187 [details]   

additional source Belcik, F. P. (1977). A distribution study of the Octocorallia of Oregon. Publications of the Seto Marine Biological Laboratory, 24(1-3): 49-52
page(s): 51 [details]   

additional source Williams, G. C.; Rogers, J. (1989). Photographic evidence of bathyal octocorals from the Cape Basin. South African Journal of Science, 85, 191-192
page(s): 192 [details]   

additional source Verrill, A. E. (1922). The Alcyonaria of the Canadian Arctic Expedition, 1913-1918, with a revision of some other Canadian genera and species. Report on the Canadian Arctic Expedition 1913-1918, 8, G, G3-G87, available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/38351360
page(s): 40 [details]   
 
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Japanese フサウミサボテン属  [details]
Umbellula sp., 2549 m Gulf of Mexico

Image courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, Gulf of Mexico 2012 Expedition.
 

Umbellula encrinus - close-up
 Umbellula encrinus ...
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