WoRMS taxon details

Meandrinidae Gray, 1847

196101  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196101)

accepted
Family
Genus Dendrogyra Ehrenberg, 1834
Genus Dichocoenia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
  » Species Dichocoenia stokesii (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849)
  » Species Dichocoenia uva (Esper, 1797) (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Dichocoenia cassiopea Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 accepted as Dichocoenia stokesii (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) (synonymy)
  » Species Dichocoenia elliptica Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 accepted as Dichocoenia stokesii (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) (synonymy)
  » Species Dichocoenia equinoxialis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 accepted as Dichocoenia stokesii (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) (synonymy)
  » Species Dichocoenia pauciflora Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 accepted as Dichocoenia stokesii (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) (synonymy)
  » Species Dichocoenia porcata (Esper, 1797) accepted as Dichocoenia stokesii (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) (synonymy)
  » Species Dichocoenia pulcherrima Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 accepted as Dichocoenia stokesii (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) (synonymy)
  » Species Dichocoenia stellaris Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Dichocoenia stokesii (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) (junior synonym)
  » Species Dichocoenia stokesi Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 accepted as Dichocoenia stokesii (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) (wrong spelling)
Genus Eusmilia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
  » Species Eusmilia fastigiata (Pallas, 1766)
  » Species Eusmilia alticostata Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Eusmilia fastigiata (Pallas, 1766) (synonymy)
  » Species Eusmilia aspera Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 accepted as Eusmilia fastigiata (Pallas, 1766) (synonymy)
  » Species Eusmilia knorri Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Eusmilia fastigiata (Pallas, 1766) (synonymy)
  » Species Eusmilia silene Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 accepted as Eusmilia fastigiata (Pallas, 1766) (synonymy)
Genus Meandrina Lamarck, 1801
  » Species Meandrina brasiliensis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
  » Species Meandrina danae (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
  » Species Meandrina jacksoni Weil & Pinzón, 2011
  » Species Meandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758)
    » Subspecies Meandrina meandrites brasiliensis Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Meandrina brasiliensis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) (changed combination)
    » Forma Meandrina meandrites f. brasiliensis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) accepted as Meandrina brasiliensis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) (upgrade to species level)
    » Forma Meandrina meandrites f. danae Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Meandrina danae (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) (changed combination)
    » Forma Meandrina meandrites f. danai (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) accepted as Meandrina danae (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) (restored to species level)
    » Forma Meandrina meandrites f. meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Meandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
    » Forma Meandrina meandrites f. memorialis (Wells, 1973) accepted as Meandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
    » Forma Meandrina meandrites f. typica Zlatarski & Martinez-Estallela, 1982 accepted as Meandrina jacksoni Weil & Pinzón, 2011 (Synonymy)
    » Subspecies Meandrina meandrites meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Meandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
  » Species Meandrina dedalea Le Sueur, 1820 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Meandrina delicatula Ortmann, 1888 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Meandrina intermedia Duchassaing, 1850 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Meandrina interrupta Dana, 1846 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Meandrina labyrinthica Le Sueur, 1817 (taxon inquirendum, homonym of M. labyrinthica (Pallas, 1766))
  » Species Meandrina mammosa Dana, 1846 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Meandrina spongiosa Dana, 1846 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Meandrina truncata Dana, 1846 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Meandrina valida Dana, 1846 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Meandrina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (changed combination)
  » Species Meandrina caudex (Ehrenberg, 1834) accepted as Dendrogyra cylindrus (Ehrenberg, 1834) (synonymy)
  » Species Meandrina cerebriformis Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Diploria labyrinthiformis (Linnaeus, 1758) (junior synonym)
  » Species Meandrina clivosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Pseudodiploria clivosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
  » Species Meandrina crispa Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Oulophyllia crispa (Lamarck, 1816) (previous combination)
  » Species Meandrina cylindrus (Ehrenberg, 1834) accepted as Dendrogyra cylindrus (Ehrenberg, 1834) (basionym, changed combination)
  » Species Meandrina daedalea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Platygyra daedalea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
  » Species Meandrina filograna (Esper, 1791) accepted as Pseudodiploria clivosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (synonymy)
  » Species Meandrina gracilis Dana, 1846 accepted as Leptoria phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (synonymy)
  » Species Meandrina gyrosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Colpophyllia natans (Houttuyn, 1772) (junior synonym)
  » Species Meandrina labyrinthica (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Meandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
  » Species Meandrina lamellina (Ehrenberg, 1834) accepted as Platygyra lamellina (Ehrenberg, 1834) (previous combination)
  » Species Meandrina pectinata Lamarck, 1801 accepted as Meandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonymy)
  » Species Meandrina phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Leptoria phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
  » Species Meandrina rustica Dana, 1846 accepted as Platygyra daedalea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (synonymy)
  » Species Meandrina sinuosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Isophyllia sinuosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
  » Species Meandrina sinuosa Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Lobophyllia sinuosa (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (basionym, previous combination)
  » Species Meandrina spatiosa (Ehrenberg, 1834) accepted as Dendrogyra cylindrus (Ehrenberg, 1834) (synonymy)
  » Species Meandrina strigosa Dana, 1846 accepted as Pseudodiploria strigosa (Dana, 1846)
  » Species Meandrina tenuis Dana, 1846 accepted as Leptoria phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (synonymy)

Genus Sphenophyllia Moseley, 1880 (taxon inquirendum, synonymy)
  » Species Sphenophyllia flebellum Moseley, 1880 (taxon inquirendum)

Genus Brachymaeandrina Duncan, 1889 accepted as Meandrina Lamarck, 1801 (synonymy)
Genus Ctenophyllia Dana, 1846 accepted as Meandrina Lamarck, 1801 (synomymy)
  » Species Ctenophyllia brasiliensis Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Meandrina brasiliensis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) (basionym, changed combination)
  » Species Ctenophyllia danae Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Meandrina danae (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) (basionym, changed combination)
  » Species Ctenophyllia fissa Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Meandrina danae (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) (synonymy)
  » Species Ctenophyllia meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Meandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) (changed combination)
  » Species Ctenophyllia pachyphylla (Ehrenberg, 1834) accepted as Meandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
  » Species Ctenophyllia pectinata (Lamarck, 1801) accepted as Meandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonymy)
  » Species Ctenophyllia profunda Dana, 1846 accepted as Meandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
  » Species Ctenophyllia quadrata Dana, 1846 accepted as Meandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonymy)
Genus Goreaugyra Wells, 1973 accepted as Meandrina Lamarck, 1801 (synonymy)
Genus Maeandra Oken, 1815 accepted as Meandrina Lamarck, 1801 (junior synonym, invalid taxon)
  » Species Maeandra agessizii (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857) (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Maeandra cerebrum (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Maeandra varia (Dana, 1846) (taxon inquirendum)
  » Subgenus Maeandra (Dendrogyra) Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Dendrogyra Ehrenberg, 1834 (changed combination)
  » Subgenus Maeandra (Platygyra) Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Platygyra Ehrenberg, 1834 (changed combination)
    » Species Maeandra (Platygyra) cerebriformis (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Diploria labyrinthiformis (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
    » Species Maeandra (Platygyra) labyrinthica (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Platygyra lamellina (Ehrenberg, 1834) (synonymy)
    » Species Maeandra (Platygyra) lamellina Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Platygyra lamellina (Ehrenberg, 1834) (basionym, changed combination)
    » Species Maeandra (Platygyra) phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Leptoria phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (changed combination)
    » Species Maeandra (Platygyra) spatiosa Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Dendrogyra cylindrus (Ehrenberg, 1834) (synonymy)
  » Species Maeandra areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (previous combination, synonym)
    » Variety Maeandra areolata var. angusta (Dana, 1846) accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
    » Variety Maeandra areolata var. colummelaris Verrill, 1901 accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (previous combination, synonym)
    » Variety Maeandra areolata var. confertifolia Verrill, 1901 accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (previous combination, synonym)
    » Variety Maeandra areolata var. laxifolia Verrill, 1901 accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (previous combination, synonym)
  » Species Maeandra astraeiformis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) accepted as Platygyra daedalea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (synonym)
  » Species Maeandra clivosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Pseudodiploria clivosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
    » Variety Maeandra clivosa var. dispar Verrill, 1901 accepted as Pseudodiploria clivosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination, synonym)
    » Variety Maeandra clivosa var. explanata Verrill, 1901 accepted as Pseudodiploria clivosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination, synonym)
  » Species Maeandra conferta (Verrill, 1868) accepted as Favia gravida Verrill, 1868 (previous combination, synonym)
  » Species Maeandra daedalea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Platygyra daedalea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
  » Species Maeandra labyrinthiformis (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Diploria labyrinthiformis (Linnaeus, 1758) (previous combination)
  » Species Maeandra lamellina Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Platygyra lamellina (Ehrenberg, 1834) (original combination, basionym)
  » Species Maeandra stricta (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) accepted as Platygyra sinensis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) (synonym)
Genus Maeandrina Dana, 1846 accepted as Meandrina Lamarck, 1801 (wrong spelling, synonym)
  » Subgenus Maeandrina (Coeloria) Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Platygyra Ehrenberg, 1834 (synonymy)
  » Species Maeandrina clivosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Pseudodiploria clivosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
  » Species Maeandrina crispa Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Oulophyllia crispa (Lamarck, 1816) (original combination, basionym)
  » Species Maeandrina daedalea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Platygyra daedalea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
  » Species Maeandrina gracilis Dana, 1846 accepted as Leptoria phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (synonym)
  » Species Maeandrina grandilobata Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 accepted as Pseudodiploria clivosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (synonymy)
  » Species Maeandrina labyrinthica (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Meandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonymy)
  » Species Maeandrina labyrinthiformis (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Diploria labyrinthiformis (Linnaeus, 1758) (previous combination)
  » Species Maeandrina phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Leptoria phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
  » Species Maeandrina rustica Dana, 1846 accepted as Platygyra daedalea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (synonymy)
  » Species Maeandrina sinensis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) accepted as Platygyra sinensis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) (changed combination)
  » Species Maeandrina sinuosa Le Sueur, 1820 accepted as Diploria labyrinthiformis (Linnaeus, 1758) (homonym, synonym)
  » Species Maeandrina strigosa Dana, 1846 accepted as Pseudodiploria strigosa (Dana, 1846) (misspelling genus name)
  » Species Maeandrina tenuis Dana, 1846 accepted as Leptoria phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (synonymy)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Gray, J.E. (1847). An outline of an arrangement of stony corals. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> (1)19: 120-128. [details]   
Description Colonies are massive and meandroid. Valleys and walls are of uniform width. Septa are fine and regular, columella are...  
Description Colonies are massive and meandroid. Valleys and walls are of uniform width. Septa are fine and regular, columella are seta-like, without centres. (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2021). World List of Scleractinia. Meandrinidae Gray, 1847. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196101 on 2021-02-27
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original description Gray, J.E. (1847). An outline of an arrangement of stony corals. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> (1)19: 120-128. [details]   

original description  (of Maeandrinidae Verrill, 1901) Verrill AE. (1901). Variations and nomenclature of Bermudian, West Indian and Brazilian reef corals, with notes on various Indo-Pacific corals. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences.</em> 11: 63-168. [details]   

original description  (of Eusmillidae Verrill, 1866) Verrill AE. (1866). Synopsis of the polyps and corals of the North Pacific Exploring Expedition, under Commodore C. Ringgold and Capt. John Rodgers, U.S.N., from 1853 to 1856. Collected by Dr. Wm. Stimpson, Naturalist to the Expedition. With descriptions of some additional species from the west coast of North America. Part III. Madreporaria. <em>Communications of the Essex Institute, Salem.</em> 5(3): 17-50, pls. 1-2., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/33204514 [details]   

original description  (of Dendrogyridae Alloiteau, 1952) Alloiteau, J. (1952). Madréporaires post-paléozoiques. <em>Embranchement des Coelentérés. II. In: Piveteau J, ed. Traité de Paléontologie, Paris: Masson.</em> 539–684, pls. 1-10. [details]   
From other sources
Description Colonies are massive and meandroid. Valleys and walls are of uniform width. Septa are fine and regular, columella are seta-like, without centres. (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]