WoRMS name details

Wrightella Gray, 1870

205682  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205682)

 unaccepted (synonym)
Genus

Species Wrightella braueri Kükenthal, 1919 accepted as Melithaea braueri (Kükenthal, 1919) (synonym)
Species Wrightella chrysanthos Gray, 1870 accepted as Wrightella coccinea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Melithaea coccinea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (synonym)
Species Wrightella coccinea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Melithaea coccinea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (changed combination)
Species Wrightella coccinea Gray, 1870 accepted as Melithaea coccinea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (synonym)
Species Wrightella dubia (Broch, 1916) accepted as Melithaea dubia (Broch, 1916) (changed combination)
Species Wrightella erythraea (Ehrenberg, 1834) accepted as Melithaea erythraea (Ehrenberg, 1834) (changed combination)
Species Wrightella fragilis J.S. Thomson, 1916 accepted as Melithaea wrighti Reijnen, McFadden, Hermanlimianto & van Ofwegen, 2014 (secondary homonym of Melithaea fragilis (Wright & Studer, 1889))
Species Wrightella furcata J.S. Thomson, 1916 accepted as Melithaea furcata (J.S. Thomson, 1916) (original combination)
Species Wrightella robusta Shann, 1912 accepted as Melithaea robusta (Shann, 1912) (original combination)
Species Wrightella stiasnyi van Ofwegen, 1989 accepted as Melithaea stiasnyi (van Ofwegen, 1989) (original combination)
Species Wrightella superba Kükenthal, 1919 accepted as Melithaea superba (Kükenthal, 1919) (original combination)
Species Wrightella tongaensis Kükenthal, 1908 accepted as Melithaea tongaensis (Kükenthal, 1908) (original combination)
Species Wrightella trilineata J.S. Thomson, 1916 accepted as Melithaea trilineata (J.S. Thomson, 1916) (original combination)
Species Wrightella variabilis Thomson & Henderson, 1906 accepted as Melithaea hendersoni Reijnen, McFadden, Hermanlimianto & van Ofwegen, 2014 (junior secondary homonym of Melithaea variabilis (Hickson, 1905))
marine
Gray, J. E. (1870). Catalogue of Lithophytes or stony corals in the collection of the British Museum. pp. 1-51., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/23832271
page(s): 31-32 [details]   
Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2021). World List of Octocorallia. Wrightella Gray, 1870. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205682 on 2021-10-23
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1998-12-30 11:20:36Z
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2005-06-01 21:18:29Z
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2010-09-16 09:11:12Z
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2014-01-10 09:03:38Z
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2014-01-20 07:04:24Z
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original description Gray, J. E. (1870). Catalogue of Lithophytes or stony corals in the collection of the British Museum. pp. 1-51., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/23832271
page(s): 31-32 [details]   

basis of record 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 Kükenthal, W. (1919). Gorgonaria. <em>Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Deutschen Tiefsee-Expedition auf dem Dampfer “Valdivia”, 1898–1899.</em> 13, 1–946., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6222923
page(s): 168-170 [details]   

source of synonymy Reijnen, B. T.; McFadden, C. S.; Hermanlimianto, Y. T.; van Ofwegen, L. P. (2014). A molecular and morphological exploration of the generic boundaries in the family Melithaeidae (Coelenterata: Octocorallia) and its taxonomic consequences. <em>Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution.</em> 70: 383-401., available online at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ympev.2013.09.028 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy Grasshoff, M. (1999). The shallow water gorgonians of New Caledonia and adjacent islands (Coelenterata: Octocorallia). <em>Senckenbergiana Biologica.</em> 78: 1–245. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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