WoRMS taxon details

Cladiella Gray, 1869

205863  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205863)

Lobularia Savigny, 1815 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Microspicularia Macfadyen, 1936 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Sphaerella Gray, 1869 · unaccepted > junior homonym
Species Cladiella arborea (Utinomi, 1954)
Species Cladiella arbusculoides Verseveldt & Benayahu, 1978
Species Cladiella aspera Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Cladiella australis (Macfadyen, 1936)
Species Cladiella bottai (Tixier-Durivault, 1943)
Species Cladiella brachyclados (Ehrenberg, 1834)
Species Cladiella ceylonica (Pratt, 1905)
Species Cladiella conifera (Tixier-Durivault, 1943)
Species Cladiella crassa (Tixier-Durivault, 1943)
Species Cladiella daphnae van Ofwegen & Benayahu, 1992
Species Cladiella densa Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Cladiella devaneyi Verseveldt, 1977
Species Cladiella digitulata (Klunzinger, 1877)
Species Cladiella dollfusi (Tixier-Durivault, 1943)
Species Cladiella echinata (Tixier-Durivault, 1943)
Species Cladiella elegantissima (May, 1899)
Species Cladiella elongata (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella exigua (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella foliacea (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella germaini (Tixier-Durivault, 1942)
Species Cladiella globulifera (Klunzinger, 1877)
Species Cladiella globuliferoides (Thomson & Dean, 1931)
Species Cladiella gracilis (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella hartogi Benayahu & Chou, 2010
Species Cladiella hicksoni (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella hirsuta Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Cladiella humesi Verseveldt, 1974
Species Cladiella irregularis (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella kashmani Benayahu & Schleyer, 1996
Species Cladiella klunzingeri (Thomson & Simpson, 1909)
Species Cladiella krempfi (Hickson, 1919)
Species Cladiella kukenthali (Tixier-Durivault, 1942)
Species Cladiella laciniosa (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella latissima (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella letourneuxi (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella lineata (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella madagascarensis (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella michelini (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella minuta (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella multiloba Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Cladiella pachyclados (Klunzinger, 1877)
Species Cladiella papillosa (Tixier-Durivault, 1942)
Species Cladiella prattae (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella pulchra (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella ramosa Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Cladiella rotundata Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Cladiella scabra Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Cladiella similis (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella sphaeroides (Utinomi, 1953)
Species Cladiella sphaerophora (Ehrenberg, 1834)
Species Cladiella steineri Verseveldt, 1982
Species Cladiella studeri (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella subtilis Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Cladiella suezensis (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella tenuis (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella thomsoni (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella tuberculoides (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella tuberculosa (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833)
Species Cladiella tuberosa (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella tulearensis (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)
Species Cladiella variabilis (Tixier-Durivault, 1944)

Species Cladiella digitulatum (Klunzinger, 1877) accepted as Cladiella digitulata (Klunzinger, 1877) (variant spelling)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Gray, J.E. (1869). Notes on the fleshy alcyonoid corals (Alcyonium, Linn., or Zoophytaria carnosa). <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History, ser. 4.</em> 3(13-18): 117-131., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/24740479
page(s): 125 [details]   
McFadden, C.; Cordeiro, R. (2023). World List of Octocorallia. Cladiella Gray, 1869. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205863 on 2023-03-30
1997-08-21 10:31:34Z
2006-09-07 06:51:43Z
Martinez, Olga
2010-09-17 06:17:46Z
2019-05-16 22:51:00Z
2022-11-04 22:11:55Z

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original description Gray, J.E. (1869). Notes on the fleshy alcyonoid corals (Alcyonium, Linn., or Zoophytaria carnosa). <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History, ser. 4.</em> 3(13-18): 117-131., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/24740479
page(s): 125 [details]   

original description  (of Microspicularia Macfadyen, 1936) Macfadyen, L.M.I. (1936). Alcyonaria (Stolonifera, Alcyonacea, Telestacea and Gorgonacea). <em>Great Barrier Reef Expedition 1928-1929, Scientific Reports.</em> 5(2): 19-71, plates 1-5.
page(s): 28-29 [details]   

original description  (of Sphaerella Gray, 1869) Gray, J.E. (1869). Notes on the fleshy alcyonoid corals (Alcyonium, Linn., or Zoophytaria carnosa). <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History, ser. 4.</em> 3(13-18): 117-131., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/24740479
page(s): 122 [details]   

basis of record Verseveldt, J. (1976). Alcyonacea from the Seychelles (Coelenterata Octocorallia. <em>Rev. Zool. Afr.</em> 90(3): 497-513. [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.
page(s): 366, 375, 382, 399 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Alderslade, P. (2003). A new genus and new species of soft coral (Octocorallia: Alcyonacea: Alcyoniidae) from the south western region of Australia. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 175: 1-10.
page(s): 3 [details]   

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 Alderslade, P. (2003). A new genus and species of soft coral (Octocorallia: Alcyonacea: Alcyoniidae) from Lord Howe Island, Australia. <em>Zoologische Verhandelingen.</em> 345: 19-30., available online at https://repository.naturalis.nl/pub/220290
page(s): 20 [details]   

additional source Verseveldt, J.; Bayer, F. M. (1988). Revision of the genera Bellonella, Eleutherobia, Nidalia and Nidaliopsis (Octocorallia, Alcyoniidae and Nidalliidae), with descriptions of two new genera. <em>Zoologische Verhandelingen.</em> 245:1-131., available online at http://repository.naturalis.nl/document/149141
page(s): 12 [details]   

additional source Williams, G.C. (1988). Four new species of southern African octocorals (Cnidaria: Alcyonacea), with a further diagnostic revision of the genus Alcyonium Linnaeus, 1758. <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> 92: 1-26.
page(s): 7 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Williams, G.C. (1992). The Alcyonacea of southern Africa. Stoloniferous octocorals and soft corals (Coelenterata, Anthozoa). <em>Annals of the South African Museum.</em> 100: 249-358., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41110040
page(s): 348, 351 [details]   

additional source Utinomi, H. (1976). A review of the Japanese species of Alcyonium, with descriptions of two new species and an almost forgotten rare species (Octocorallia, Alcyonacea). <em>Publications of the Seto Marine Biological Laboratory.</em> 23(3/5): 191-204., available online at https://repository.kulib.kyoto-u.ac.jp/dspace/bitstream/2433/175942/1/fia0233-5_191.pdf
page(s): 191 [details]   

additional source Maragos, J. E.; Molina, M.; Kenyon, J. (2004). Palmyra Atoll coral data compiled from Townsend Cromwell 2000-2002, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 2000-2001, and Sette 2004 surveys [Table 8]. UNPUBLISHED, UNPUBLISHED [details]   

additional source Fabricius, K.; Alderslade, P. N. (2001). Soft Corals and Sea Fans: A Comprehensive Guide to the Shallow-water Genera of the Central-West Pacific, the Indian Ocean and the Red Sea. Australian Institute of Marine Science. Townsville., pp. 264.
page(s): iv, 23, 41, 45, 46, 49, 78, 84-85, 86 [details]   

additional source Williams, G. C. (1989). A review of recent research on the sublittoral coral reefs of northern Natal with a provisional assessment of findings regarding the distribution of octocorals on Two-Mile Reef, Sodwana Bay. South African Journal of Science, 85, 140-141
page(s): 140 [details]   

additional source Reinicke, G. B.; Schuhmacher, H. (1996). Significance of different traits of soft-coral assemblages (Octocorallia, Alcyoniina) in benthic reef communities of the Red Sea. Göttinger Arbeiten zur Geologie Paläontologie, Sb2, 77-84
page(s): 78 [details]   

additional source Tanaka, J.; Yoshida, T.; Benayahu, Y. (2005). Chemical diversity of Sarcophyton soft corals in Okinawa. Galaxea, 7, 1-9
page(s): 7 [details]   

additional source Reinicke, G. B.; van Ofwegen, L. P. (1999). Soft corals (Alcyonacea: Octocorallia) from shallow water in the Chagos Archipelago: species assemblages and their distribution. Linnean Society Occasional Publications, 2, 67-85, plates 1-10
page(s): 84 [details]   

additional source Hwang, S. J.; Song, J. I. (2007). Reproductive biology and larval development of the temperate soft coral Dendronephthya gigantea (Alcyonacea: Nephtheidae). Marine Biology, 152, 273-284
page(s): 274 [details]   

additional source Williams, G. C. (1989). A provisional annotated list of octocorallian coelenterates occurring on the sublittoral coral reefs at Sodwana Bay and Kosi Bay, northern Natal, with a key to the genera. South African Journal of Science, 85, 141-144
page(s): 142 [details]   

additional source Neave, Sheffield Airey. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. <em>[Online Nomenclator Zoologicus at Checklistbank. Ubio link has gone].</em> , available online at https://www.checklistbank.org/dataset/126539/about [details]   

status source McFadden, C.S.; van Ofwegen, L.P.; Quattrini, A.M. (2022). Revisionary systematics of Octocorallia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa) guided by phylogenomics. <em>Bulletin of the Society of Systematic Biologists.</em> 1(3), 8735, pp. 1-79., available online at https://ssbbulletin.org/index.php/bssb/article/view/8735
page(s): 52 [details]   

subsequent type designation Utinomi, H. (1959). Fleshy alcyonarians from southern Formosa. <em>Publications of the Seto Marine Biological Laboratory.</em> 7(3): 303-312.
page(s): 311 [details]   
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Japanese ノウトサカ属  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål silkedodreslekta [from synonym]  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk silkedodreslekta [from synonym]  [details]
Swedish strandkrassingar [from synonym]  [details]