WoRMS taxon details

Agaricia Lamarck, 1801

204464  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204464)

accepted
Genus
Agaricia (Mycedia) Dana, 1846 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Agaricia (Undaria) Oken, 1815 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Mycedia Dana, 1846 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Undaria Oken, 1815 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym (invalid name)
Species Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Agaricia fragilis Dana, 1846
Species Agaricia grahamae Wells, 1973
Species Agaricia humilis Verrill, 1901
Species Agaricia lamarcki Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851
Species Agaricia tenuifolia Dana, 1846
Species Agaricia undata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)

Subgenus Agaricia (Mycedia) Dana, 1846 accepted as Agaricia Lamarck, 1801 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Subgenus Agaricia (Undaria) Oken, 1815 accepted as Agaricia Lamarck, 1801 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
  » Species Agaricia (Undaria) agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (invalid work)
  » Species Agaricia (Undaria) levicollis Dana, 1846 accepted as Pachyseris speciosa (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
  » Species Agaricia (Undaria) planulata Dana, 1846 accepted as Gardineroseris planulata (Dana, 1846) (basionym, changed combination)
  » Species Agaricia (Undaria) rugosa Lamarck, 1801 accepted as Pachyseris rugosa (Lamarck, 1801) (changed combination)
  » Species Agaricia (Undaria) speciosa Dana, 1846 accepted as Pachyseris speciosa (Dana, 1846) (original combination, basionym)
  » Species Agaricia (Undaria) undata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Agaricia undata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (changed combination)
Species Agaricia ampliata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Merulina ampliata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination)
Species Agaricia anguillensis Vaughan, 1919 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Species Agaricia anthrophylla Horn, 1861 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Species Agaricia cailletti (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) accepted as Leptoseris cailleti (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) (previous combination)
Species Agaricia clavus Dana, 1846 accepted as Pavona clavus Dana, 1846 (unaccepted > nomen nudum, unpublished combination)
Species Agaricia crassa Verrill, 1901 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Species Agaricia crispa Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Leptoseris papyracea (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
Species Agaricia cristata (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Agaricia cucullata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Helioseris cucullata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (changed combination)
Species Agaricia danai Milne Edwards, 1860 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Species Agaricia diffluens (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Pavona diffluens (Lamarck, 1816) (changed combination)
Species Agaricia dominicensis Vaughan, 1919 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Species Agaricia elephantotus (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Mycedium elephantotus (Pallas, 1766) (changed combination)
Species Agaricia explanata Lamouroux, 1824 accepted as Pavona explanulata (Lamarck, 1816) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Agaricia explanulata Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Pavona explanulata (Lamarck, 1816) (unaccepted > superseded combination, basionym)
Species Agaricia fossata (Dana, 1846) accepted as Psammocora columna Dana, 1846 (synonymy)
Species Agaricia gibbosa Dana, 1846 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (changed combination)
Species Agaricia lessoni (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Agaricia levicollis Dana, 1846 accepted as Pachyseris speciosa (Dana, 1846) (synonym)
Species Agaricia lima Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Montipora foliosa (Pallas, 1766) (synonymy)
Species Agaricia minikoiensis (Gardiner, 1905) accepted as Leptoseris mycetoseroides Wells, 1954 (wrong identification)
Species Agaricia nobilis Verrill, 1901 accepted as Helioseris cucullata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (synonymy)
Species Agaricia papillosa Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Montipora verrucosa (Lamarck, 1816) (synonymy)
Species Agaricia planulata Dana, 1846 accepted as Gardineroseris planulata (Dana, 1846) (original combination, basionym)
Species Agaricia ponderosa Gardiner, 1905 accepted as Gardineroseris planulata (Dana, 1846) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Agaricia purpurea Le Sueur, 1820 accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Species Agaricia rugosa Lamarck, 1801 accepted as Pachyseris rugosa (Lamarck, 1801) (original combination, basionym)
Species Agaricia speciosa Dana, 1846 accepted as Pachyseris speciosa (Dana, 1846) (original combination, basionym)
Species Agaricia talpa (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Polyphyllia talpina (Lamarck, 1801) (synonymy)
Species Agaricia vesparium (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) accepted as Agaricia agaricites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)

Species Agaricia frondosa Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum, synonymy)
Species Agaricia radiata Risso, 1826 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
Species Agaricia regularis Quelch, 1886 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
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 [details]   
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2022). World List of Scleractinia. Agaricia Lamarck, 1801. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204464 on 2022-05-23
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1997-02-03 14:17:27Z
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2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
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2006-09-04 10:51:58Z
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Martinez, Olga
2014-04-11 14:00:53Z
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2018-08-19 15:47:43Z
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2022-05-21 06:40:29Z
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original description 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 [details]   

original description  (of Undaria Oken, 1815) Oken, L. (1815-1816). <em>Lehrbuch der Naturgeschichte. Dritter Theil: Zoologie. Erste Abtheilung: Fleischlose Thiere.</em> Leipzig: C.H. Reclam & Jena: A. Schmid. xxviii + 842 pp. + xviii, 40 pls., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=Spo5AAAAcAAJ [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Agaricia (Mycedia) Dana, 1846) Dana, J.D. (1846-1849). Zoophytes. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838-1842. <em>Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia.</em> 7: 1-740, 61 pls. (1846: 1-120, 709-720; 1848: 121-708, 721-740; 1849: atlas pls. 1-61)., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/digitalcollections/usexex/navigation/ScientificText/USExEx19_08select.cfm [details]   

basis of record Veron JEN. (1986). Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. <em>Angus & Robertson Publishers.</em>  [details]   

additional source Guzman, H.M., 1998. Diversity of stony, soft and black corals (Anthozoa: Scleractinia, Gorgonacea, Antipatharia; Hydrozoa: Milleporina) at Cayos Cochinos, Bay Islands, Honduras. Rev. Biol. Trop. 46 Suppl. 4: 75-80.
page(s): 77 [details]   

additional source Steiner, S.C.C., 2003. Stony corals and reefs of Dominica. Atoll Res. Bull. : 497-508.
page(s): 5, 7 [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 Veron JEN. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. <em>Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.</em>  [details]   

additional source Duncan PM (1884) A revision of the families and genera of the sclerodermic Zoantharia, Ed. & H., or Madreporaria (M. Rugosa excepted). Journal of the Linnean Society of London, 18: 1-204. [details]   

additional source Durham JW, Barnard JL (1952) Stony corals of the Eastern Pacific collected by the Velero III and Velero IV. Allan Hancock Pacific Expedition 16: 1-110, pls. 1-16.
page(s): 10, 31, Plate 2, fig. 9 [details]   

additional source Kitahara MV, Stolarski J, Cairns SD, Benzoni F, Stake JL, Miller DJ. (2012). The first modern solitary Agariciidae (Anthozoa, Scleractinia) revealed by molecular and microstructural analysis. <em>Invertebrate Systematics.</em> 26 (3): 303-315., available online at https://doi.org/10.1071/is11053 [details]   

additional source Durham JW. (1962). Corals from the Galapagos and Cocos Islands. <em>Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, Fourth Series.</em> 32 (2): 41-56.
page(s): 45 [details]   

additional source den Hartog, J. C. (1980). Caribbean Shallow Water Corallimorpharia. Zoologische Verhandelingen, (176): 83 pp.
page(s): 68 [details]   

additional source Reed, J. K. (1985). Deepest distribution of Atlantic hermatypic corals discovered in the Bahamas. Proceedings of the Fifth International Coral Reef Congress, 6, 249-254
page(s): 249, 251-252 [details]   

additional source Shenkar, N.; Fine, M.; Loya, Y. (2005). Size matters: bleaching dynamics of the coral Oculina patagonica. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 294, 181-188
page(s): 182 [details]   

additional source Lasker, H. R. (1983). Vegetative reproduction in the octocoral Briareum asbestinum (Pallas). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 72, 157-169
page(s): 160, 161, 162 [details]   

additional source Medina, M.; Collins, A. G.; Takaoka, T. L.; Kuehl, J. V.; Boore, J. L. (2006). Naked corals: skeleton loss in Scleractinia. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 103(24): 9096-9100
page(s): 9097 [details]   

additional source Reed, J. K.; Pomponi, S. A.; Weaver, D. C.; Paull, C. K.; Wright, A. E. (2005). Deep-water sinkholes and bioherms of south Florida and the Pourtalès Terrace - habitat and fauna. Bulletin of Marine Science, 77(2): 267-296
page(s): 270 [details]   

additional source Severance, E. G.; Karl, S. A. (2006). Contrasting population genetic structures of sympatric, mass-spawning Caribbean corals. Marine Biology, 150, 57-68
page(s): 58 [details]   

additional source Dunn, D. F. (1982). Cnidaria. McGraw-Hill Book Company. New York and other cities., volume 1, pp. 669-706
page(s): 703 [details]   
 
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Remark Genus from the West Indies (Veron, 1986). [details]
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German Salatblattkorallen  [details]
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