WoRMS taxon details

Phyllangia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848

135097  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135097)

accepted
Genus
Phyllangia americana Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 (type by subsequent designation)
Astrangia (Phyllangia) Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 · unaccepted > superseded combination
Stellangia Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Syndapas Lyman, 1859 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Milne Edwards, H.; Haime, J. (1848). Note sur la classification de la deuxième tribu de la famille des Astréides. <em>Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des séances de l'Académie des sciences, Paris.</em> 27: 490–497., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.part.29692 [details]   
Depth range 0-112 m  
Depth range 0-112 m [details]

Fossil range Oligocene to Recent  
Fossil range Oligocene to Recent [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2022). World List of Scleractinia. Phyllangia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135097 on 2022-11-30
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2010-08-21 12:24:10Z
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2010-09-08 12:59:53Z
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2019-08-22 19:18:37Z
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2022-06-24 11:12:51Z
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original description Milne Edwards, H.; Haime, J. (1848). Note sur la classification de la deuxième tribu de la famille des Astréides. <em>Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des séances de l'Académie des sciences, Paris.</em> 27: 490–497., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.part.29692 [details]   

original description  (of Syndapas Lyman, 1859) Lyman T. (1859). A new genus and species of coral, Syndapas gouldii. <em>Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History.</em> 6: 274-278. [details]   

original description  (of Stellangia Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) Duchassaing P, Michelotti J. (1860). Mémoire sur les coralliaires des Antilles. <em>Mémoires de l'Academie des Sciences de Turin, séries 2.</em> 19: 279-365, pls 1-10., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12140332 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Cairns, S.D., Hoeksema, B.W., and J. van der Land, 2001. Scleractinia, <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. 109-110 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Daly, M.M., Fautin D.G., Cappola V.A., 2003. Systematics of the Hexacorallia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 139 3: 419-437.
page(s): 424-425, 427-428 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Cairns, S.D., 1978. New genus and species of ahermatypic coral (Anthozoa: Scleractinia) from the western Atlantic. Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 9l(l): 216-221, 1 pl., 1 text-fig.
page(s): 217 [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D., Baron-Szabo, R., Budd, A.F., Lathuilière, B., Roniewicz, E., Stolarski, J., Johnson, K.G. (2010). Corallosphere. , available online at http://www.corallosphere.org [details]   

additional source Zlatarski VN, Martinez Estalella N. (1982). Les Scléractiniaires de Cuba avec des données sur les organismes associés. <em>Editions l'Académie bulgare des Sciences, Sofia.</em> 472 pp. [details]   

additional source Smith FGW. (1954). Gulf of Mexico Madreporaria. <em>Fisheries Bulletin of the Fish and Wildlife Service (U.S.).</em> 55, 291-295.
page(s): 294 [details]   

redescription Cairns SD. (2000). A revision of the shallow-water azooxanthellate Scleractinia of the Western Atlantic. <em>Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands.</em> 125: 1-235. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Corallum colonial, encrusting; extracalicular budding from common basal coenosteum; costae granular; axial edges of septa finely serrate to smooth; paliform lobes before septa of penultimate cycle; columella trabecular; endotheca present. [details]

Remark The genus is need of a revision. It contains approximately 12 species, 8 of those Recent (Cairns, et al., 1999). It was recently transferred from the Rhizangiidae to the Caryophylliidae by Cairns (2000) [details]

From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 0-112 m [details]

Fossil range Oligocene to Recent [details]