WoRMS taxon details

Lobophytum Marenzeller, 1886

206153  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206153)

accepted
Genus
Amocella Gray, 1869 · unaccepted (synonym)
Species Lobophytum altum Tixier-Durivault, 1956
Species Lobophytum anomolum Li, 1984
Species Lobophytum batarum Moser, 1919
Species Lobophytum borbonicum von Marenzeller, 1886
Species Lobophytum caputospiculatum Li, 1984
Species Lobophytum catalai Tixier-Durivault, 1957
Species Lobophytum compactum Tixier-Durivault, 1956
Species Lobophytum crassodigitum Li, 1984
Species Lobophytum crassum von Marenzeller, 1886
Species Lobophytum crebriplicatum von Marenzeller, 1886
Species Lobophytum cristatum Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Lobophytum cryptocormum Verseveldt & Tursch, 1979
Species Lobophytum delectum Tixier-Durivault, 1966
Species Lobophytum densum Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Lobophytum denticulatum Tixier-Durivault, 1956
Species Lobophytum depressum Tixier-Durivault, 1966
Species Lobophytum durum Tixier-Durivault, 1956
Species Lobophytum gazellae Moser, 1919
Species Lobophytum hapalolobatum Verseveldt, 1983
Species Lobophytum hirsutum Tixier-Durivault, 1956
Species Lobophytum hsiehi Benayahu & Ofwegen, 2011
Species Lobophytum ignotum Tixier-Durivault, 1956
Species Lobophytum irregulare Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Lobophytum jaeckeli Tixier-Durivault, 1956
Species Lobophytum jasparsi van Ofwegen, 1999
Species Lobophytum laevigatum Tixier-Durivault, 1956
Species Lobophytum lamarcki Tixier-Durivault, 1956
Species Lobophytum latilobatum Verseveldt, 1971
Species Lobophytum legitimum Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Lobophytum lighti Moser, 1919
Species Lobophytum longispiculatum Li, 1984
Species Lobophytum meandriforme Tixier-Durivault, 1956
Species Lobophytum michaelae Tixier-Durivault, 1956
Species Lobophytum microlobulatum Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Lobophytum microspiculatum Tixier-Durivault, 1956
Species Lobophytum mirabile Tixier-Durivault, 1956
Species Lobophytum mortoni Benayahu & van Ofwegen, 2009
Species Lobophytum oligoverrucum Li, 1984
Species Lobophytum patulum Tixier-Durivault, 1956
Species Lobophytum pauciflorum (Ehrenberg, 1834)
Species Lobophytum planum Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Lobophytum proprium (Tixier-Durivault, 1970)
Species Lobophytum prostratum Verseveldt & Benayahu, 1983
Species Lobophytum pusillum Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Lobophytum pygmapedium Li, 1984
Species Lobophytum ransoni Tixier-Durivault, 1957
Species Lobophytum rigidum Benayahu, 1995
Species Lobophytum rotundum Tixier-Durivault, 1957
Species Lobophytum salvati Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Lobophytum sarcophytoides Moser, 1919
Species Lobophytum schoedei Moser, 1919
Species Lobophytum solidum Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Lobophytum spicodigitum Li, 1984
Species Lobophytum strictum Tixier-Durivault, 1957
Species Lobophytum tecticum Alderslade & Shirwaiker, 1991
Species Lobophytum variatum Tixier-Durivault, 1957
Species Lobophytum varium Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Lobophytum venustum Tixier-Durivault, 1957
Species Lobophytum verrucosum Li, 1984
Species Lobophytum verum Tixier-Durivault, 1970

Species Lobophytum angulatum Tixier-Durivault, 1956 accepted as Lobophytum crassum von Marenzeller, 1886 (synonym)
Species Lobophytum caledonense Tixier-Durivault, 1956 accepted as Lobophytum crassum von Marenzeller, 1886 (synonym)
Species Lobophytum candelabrum Roule, 1908 accepted as Lobophytum pauciflorum (Ehrenberg, 1834) (synonym)
Species Lobophytum carnatum Tixier-Durivault, 1956 accepted as Sarcophyton crassocaule Moser, 1919 (synonym)
Species Lobophytum chevalieri Tixier-Durivault, 1970 accepted as Lobophytum pauciflorum (Ehrenberg, 1834) (synonym)
Species Lobophytum confertum (Dana, 1846) accepted as Sinularia conferta (Dana, 1846) (changed combination)
Species Lobophytum crassospiculatum Moser, 1919 accepted as Lobophytum crassum von Marenzeller, 1886 (synonym)
Species Lobophytum cristagalli von Marenzeller, 1886 accepted as Lobophytum crassum von Marenzeller, 1886 (synonym)
Species Lobophytum densum Whitelegge, 1897 accepted as Sinularia densa (Whitelegge, 1897) (original combination)
Species Lobophytum hedleyi Whitelegge, 1897 accepted as Lobophytum crassum von Marenzeller, 1886 (synonym)
Species Lobophytum madreporoides Ridley, 1887 accepted as Lobophytum pauciflorum (Ehrenberg, 1834) (synonym)
Species Lobophytum marenzelleri Wright & Studer, 1889 accepted as Sinularia marenzelleri (Wright & Studer, 1889) (original combination)
Species Lobophytum nodosum Tixier-Durivault, 1969 accepted as Lobophytum catalai Tixier-Durivault, 1957 (synonym)
Species Lobophytum oblongum Tixier-Durivault, 1956 accepted as Lobophytum crebriplicatum von Marenzeller, 1886 (synonym)
Species Lobophytum pulchellum Tixier-Durivault, 1957 accepted as Sarcophyton pulchellum (Tixier-Durivault, 1957) (original combination)
Species Lobophytum radiatum Tixier-Durivault, 1957 accepted as Sarcophyton crassocaule Moser, 1919 (synonym)
Species Lobophytum robustum Tixier-Durivault, 1957 accepted as Lobophytum ransoni Tixier-Durivault, 1957 (synonym)
Species Lobophytum roxasi Moser, MS accepted as Lobophytum gazellae Moser, 1919 (manuscript name with existing type specimen)
Species Lobophytum spissum Tixier-Durivault, 1970 accepted as Lobophytum varium Tixier-Durivault, 1970 (synonym)
Species Lobophytum tenerum Tixier-Durivault, 1957 accepted as Sarcophyton crassocaule Moser, 1919 (synonym)
Species Lobophytum tuberculosum (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) accepted as Sinularia whiteleggei Lüttschwager, 1914 (synonym)
Species Lobophytum undatum Tixier-Durivault, 1957 accepted as Sarcophyton crassocaule Moser, 1919 (synonym)

Species Lobophytum expansum (uncertain > unassessed)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
von Marenzeller, E. (1886). Ueber die Sarcophytum bennanten Alcyoniiden. <em>Zoologische Jahrbucher.</em> 1: 341-368, plate 9., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9959972
page(s): 352 [details]   
McFadden, C.; Cordeiro, R.; Williams, G.; van Ofwegen, L. (2022). World List of Octocorallia. Lobophytum Marenzeller, 1886. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206153 on 2022-08-07
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Martinez, Olga
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original description von Marenzeller, E. (1886). Ueber die Sarcophytum bennanten Alcyoniiden. <em>Zoologische Jahrbucher.</em> 1: 341-368, plate 9., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9959972
page(s): 352 [details]   

original description  (of Amocella 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): 124 [details]   

basis of record Benayahu, Y (1993). Corals of the South-west Indian Ocean. I. Alcyonacea from Sodwana Bay, South Africa. Oceanographic Research Institute, Investigational Report No. 67. 16 pp. (look up in IMIS[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, 372, 375, 381, 400 [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): 1, 4 [details]   

additional source Williams, G.C. (2000). Two new genera of soft corals (Anthozoa: Alcyoniidae) from South Africa, with a discussion of diversity and endemism in the Southern African octocorallian fauna. <em>Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences.</em> 52(6): 65-75.
page(s): 71 [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): 10, 13 [details]   

additional source Bayer, F. M. (1993). Taxonomic status of the octocoral genus Bathyalcyon (Alcyoniidae: Anthomastinae), with descriptions of a new subspecies from the Gulf of Mexico and a new species of Anthomastus from Antarctic waters. <em>Precious Corals and Octocoral Research.</em> 1: 3–13.
page(s): 6 [details]   

additional source Benayahu, Y. (1998). Lobe variation in Sinularia nanolobata Verseveldt, 1977 (Cnidaria: Alcyonacea). <em>Bulletin of Marine Science.</em> 63(1): 229-240.
page(s): 237 [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): 310 [details]   

additional source Pratt, E.M. (1903). The Alcyonaria of the Maldives. Part II. The genera Sarcophytum, Lobophytum, Sclerophytum and Alcyonium. <em>The Fauna and Geography of the Maldive and Laccadive Archipelagos.</em> 2(1): 503-539, plates 28-31., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11165236
page(s): 514 [details]   

additional source Tixier-Durivault, A. (1958). Revision de la famille des Alcyoniidae: les genres Sarcophytum et Lobophytum. <em>Zoologische Verhandelingen Leiden.</em> 36: 1-179.
page(s): 88-95 [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 Tixier-Durivault, A. (1951). Revision de la famille des Alcyoniidae. Le genre Sinularia May, 1898. <em>Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique, Memoires.</em> 2(40): 1-146.
page(s): 6, 7, 11, 12 [details]   

additional source Moser, J. (1919). Beitrage zur eine Revision der Alcyonarien, I. Die Gattungen Sarcophyton Lesson und Lobophytum Marenzeller. <em>Mitteilungen aus dem Zoologischen Museum in Berlin.</em> 9: 219-293, plates 5-6., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12133833 [details]   

additional source Gohar, H.A.F. (1940). Studies on the Xeniidae of the Red Sea: their ecology, physiology, taxonomy and phylogeny. <em>Publications of the Marine Biological Station, Ghardaqa (Red Sea).</em> 2: 25-118, plates 1-7.
page(s): 36, 47, 48 [details]   

additional source Benham, W.B. (1928). On some alcyonarians from New Zealand waters. <em>Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New Zealand.</em> 59: 67-84., available online at http://rsnz.natlib.govt.nz/volume/rsnz_59/rsnz_59_01_000670.pdf
page(s): 79 [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 Maragos, J. E.; Kenyon, J. (2004). Rose Atoll coral data compiled from US Fish and Wildlife Service 1994, Townsend Cromwell 2002, and Sette 2004 surveys [Table 10]. UNPUBLISHED, Unpublished
page(s): 1 [details]   

additional source Grasshoff, M.; Bargibant, G. (2001). Coral Reef Gorgonians of New Caledonia. IRD Èditions. Paris., pp. 335.
page(s): 90, 91, 312, 313 [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 Hickson, S. J. (1930). On the classification of the Alcyonaria. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, XIV, 229-252
page(s): 244 [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, 80, 82 [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): 70, 74 [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 McFadden, C. S.; Alderslade, P. N.; van Ofwegen, L. P.; Johnsen, H.; Rusmevichientong, A. (2006). Phylogenetic relationships within the tropical soft coral genera Sarcophyton and Lobophytum (Anthozoa, Octocorallia). Invertebrate Biology, 125(4): 288-305
page(s): 288, 289, 291, 292, 293, 295, 296, 297, 298, 299, 300, 305 [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. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]., available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
 
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