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Sarcophyton trocheliophorum von Marenzeller, 1886

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209618  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:209618)

accepted
Species
Alcyonium pulmo Esper, 1791 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Sarcophyton dispersum Schenk, 1896 · unaccepted (synonym)
Sarcophyton fungiforme Schenk, 1896 · unaccepted (synonym)
Sarcophyton pallidum Cohn, 1908 · unaccepted (synonym)
Sarcophytum Decaryi Tixier-Durivault, 1946 · unaccepted (synonym, variant spelling)
Sarcophytum dispersum Schenk, 1896 · unaccepted (synonym, variant spelling)
Sarcophytum fungiforme Schenk, 1896 · unaccepted (synonym, variant spelling)
Sarcophytum pallidum Cohn, 1908 · unaccepted (synonym, variant spelling)
Sarcophytum pulmo (Esper) · unaccepted (synonym)
Sarcophytum trocheliophorum von Marenzeller, 1886 · unaccepted (variant spelling)
Sclerophytum viride Thomson & Henderson, 1906 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Subspecies Sarcophyton trocheliophorum minus Thomson & Dean, 1931 (uncertain > unassessed)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
(of Sarcophytum trocheliophorum von Marenzeller, 1886) 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): 359-361 [details]   
McFadden, C.; Cordeiro, R.; Williams, G.; van Ofwegen, L. (2022). World List of Octocorallia. Sarcophyton trocheliophorum von Marenzeller, 1886. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=209618 on 2022-11-27
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original description  (of Sarcophyton certum Tixier-Durivalt, 1970) Tixier-Durivault, A. (1970). Les Octocoralliaires de Nouvelle-Calédonie. <em>L'Expédition française sur les récifs coralliens de la Nouvelle-Calédonie organisée sous l'égide de la fondation Singer-Polignac 1960-1963.</em> 4: 171-350.
page(s): 242-243 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Sclerophytum viride Thomson & Henderson, 1906) Thomson, J.A.; Henderson, W.D. (1906). The marine fauna of Zanzibar and British East Africa, from collections made by Cyril Crossland, M.A., B.Sc., F.Z.S., in the years 1901 and 1902 -- Alcyonaria. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 1906, 393-442, plates 26-31., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32051773
page(s): 420-421 [details]   

original description  (of Sarcophyton manifestum Tixier-Durivault, 1970) Tixier-Durivault, A. (1970). Les Octocoralliaires de Nouvelle-Calédonie. <em>L'Expédition française sur les récifs coralliens de la Nouvelle-Calédonie organisée sous l'égide de la fondation Singer-Polignac 1960-1963.</em> 4: 171-350.
page(s): 241-242 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Sarcophytum trocheliophorum von Marenzeller, 1886) 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): 359-361 [details]   

original description  (of Sarcophytum dispersum Schenk, 1896) Schenk, A. (1896). Clavulariiden, Xeniiden und Alcyoniiden von Ternate. <em>Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen naturforschenden Gesellschaft.</em> 23(1): 41-80, plates 2-4., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16139779
page(s): 75-76 [details]   

original description  (of Sarcophytum trocheliophorum var. moluccanum Schenk, 1896) Schenk, A. (1896). Clavulariiden, Xeniiden und Alcyoniiden von Ternate. <em>Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen naturforschenden Gesellschaft.</em> 23(1): 41-80, plates 2-4., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16139779
page(s): 77-78 [details]   

original description  (of Sarcophytum fungiforme Schenk, 1896) Schenk, A. (1896). Clavulariiden, Xeniiden und Alcyoniiden von Ternate. <em>Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen naturforschenden Gesellschaft.</em> 23(1): 41-80, plates 2-4., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16139779 [details]   

original description  (of Sarcophytum Decaryi Tixier-Durivault, 1946) Tixier-Durivault, A. (1946). Les Alcyonaires du Museum: I. Famille des Alcyoniidae. 3. Genre Sarcophytum. <em>Bulletin de la Museum Nationale d'Histoire naturelle Paris, Ser. 2.</em> 18(1): 80-86., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/53794014
page(s): 83 [details]   

original description  (of Sarcophytum trocheliophorum var. amboinense von Marenzeller, 1886) 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): 363-364 [details]   

original description  (of Sarcophytum pallidum Cohn, 1908) Cohn, M. (1908). Alcyonacea von Madagaskar und Ostafrika. <em>Reise in Ostafrika in den Jahren 1903-1905 : mit Mitteln der Hermann und Elise geb. Heckmann Wentzel-Stiftung : Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse.</em> 2(3): 207-244, plate 10., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41895931
page(s): 221 [details]   

original description  (of Alcyonium pulmo Esper, 1791) Esper, E.J.C. (1791). Die Pflanzenthiere in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Farben erleuchtet, nebst Beschreibungen. <em>Raspischen Buchhandlung, Nurnberg.</em> 1: 1-320., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/50843132
page(s): Alcyon Tab. IX [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [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 Verseveldt, J. (1971). Octocorallia from North-Western Madagascar (Part II). <em>Zoologische Verhandelingen.</em> 1-73, plates 1-15.
page(s): 3, 25, 26, 27 [details]   

additional source van Ofwegen, L.P.; Cairns, S.D. ; van der Land, J. (eds). (2000-2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Alderslade, P.; Shirwaiker, P. (1991). New species of soft corals (Coelenterata: Octocorallia) from the Laccadive Archipelago. <em>Beagle: Records of the Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory.</em> 8: 189-233.
page(s): 189, 218 [details]   

additional source Benayahu, Y. (1995). Species composition of soft corals (Octocorallia, Alcyonacea) on the coral reefs of Sesoko Island, Ryukyu Archipelago, Japan. <em>Galaxea.</em> 12: 103–124.
page(s): 107, 119 [details]   

additional source Benayahu, Y. (2002). Soft corals (Octocorallia: Alcyonacea) of the southern Ryukyu Archipelago: The families Tubiporidae, Clavulariidae, Alcyoniidae and Briareidae. <em>Journal of the Japanese Coral Reef Society.</em> 2002(4): 11-32., available online at https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/jcrs1999/2002/4/2002_4_11/_article/-char/en
page(s): 13, 17-18 [details]   

additional source Tixier-Durivault, A. (1970). Les octocoralliaires de Nha-Trang (Viet-Nam). <em>Cahiers du Pacifique.</em> 14: 115-236.
page(s): 134-135 [details]   

additional source Vennam, J.; van Ofwegen, L.P. (1996). Soft corals (Coelenterata: Octocorallia: Alcyonacea) from the Laccadives (SW India), with a re-examination of Sinularia gravis Tixier-Durivault, 1970. <em>Zoologische Mededelingen Leiden.</em> 70(29): 437-452.
page(s): 438 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Verseveldt, J. (1977). Octocorallia from various localities in the Pacific Ocean. <em>Zoologische Verhandelingen Leiden.</em> 150: 1-42, plates 1-10.
page(s): 3 [details]   

additional source Verseveldt, J. (1974). Octocorallia from New Caledonia. <em>Zoologische Mededelingen Leiden.</em> 48(12): 95-122, plates 1-5.
page(s): 95 [details]   

additional source Verseveldt, J. (1978). Alcyonaceans (Coelenterata: Octocorallia) from some Micronesian islands. <em>Zoologische Mededelingen Leiden.</em> 53(5): 49-55.
page(s): 49 [details]   

additional source Verseveldt, J. (1982). A revision of the genus Sarcophyton Lesson (Octocorallia, Alcyonacea). <em>Zoologische Verhandelingen Leiden.</em> 192: 1-91, plates 1-24.
page(s): 83-88 [details]   

additional source Verseveldt, J. (1972). Report on a few octocorals from Eniwetok Atoll, Marshall Islands. <em>Zoologische Mededelingen Leiden.</em> 47: 457-464, plate 1.
page(s): 457 [details]   

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): 315, 351 [details]   

additional source Utinomi, H. (1971). Intertidal alcyonarians in the vicinity of Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 28(5): 87-110, plates 15-16.
page(s): 92 [details]   

additional source Tixier-Durivault, A. (1972). Nouvel apport d'Octocoralliares de Madagascar et des iles avoisinantes. <em>Tethys.</em> Suppl. 3: 11-68., available online at http://paleopolis.rediris.es/benthos/REF/som/T-pdf/1972_s3-11.pdf
page(s): 59 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Tixier-Durivault, A. (1966). Octocoralliaires de Madagascar et des iles avoisinantes. <em>Faune de Madagascar.</em> 21: 1-456., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/60030792
page(s): 155-158 [details]   

additional source Roxas, H.A. (1933). Philippine Alcyonaria, II. The families Alcyoniidae and Nephthyidae. <em>The Philippine Journal of Science.</em> 50(4): 345-470, plates 1-5.
page(s): 379 [details]   

additional source Verseveldt, J. (1960). Biological results of the Snellius expedition. XX. Octocorallia from the Malay Archipelago (Part I). <em>Temminckia.</em> 10: 209-251, plate 7.
page(s): 232-233 [details]   

additional source Utinomi, H. (1953). Invertebrate fauna of the intertidal zone of the Tokara Islands. VI. Alcyonaria. <em>Publications of the Seto Marine Biological Laboratory.</em> 3(2): 149-160.
page(s): 155 [details]   

additional source Utinomi, H. (1956). On some alcyonarians from the West-Pacific islands (Palau, Ponape and Bonins). <em>Publications of the Seto Marine Biological Laboratory.</em> 5(2): 221-242.
page(s): 231 [details]   

additional source Utinomi, H. (1959). Fleshy alcyonarians from southern Formosa. <em>Publications of the Seto Marine Biological Laboratory.</em> 7(3): 303-312.
page(s): 307-308 [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
page(s): 246-249 [details]   

additional source Tixier-Durivault, A. (1970). Les Octocoralliaires de Nouvelle-Calédonie. <em>L'Expédition française sur les récifs coralliens de la Nouvelle-Calédonie organisée sous l'égide de la fondation Singer-Polignac 1960-1963.</em> 4: 171-350.
page(s): 240 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source 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): 42-43 [details]   

additional source Imahara, Y. (1991). Report on the Octocorallia from the Ryukyu Islands of Japan. <em>Bull. Inst. Oceanic Res. & Develop., Tokai Univ.</em> 11/12: 59-94.
page(s): 64 [details]   

additional source van Ofwegen, L.P. (1996). Octocorallia from the Bismarck Sea (part II). <em>Zoologische Mededelingen Leiden.</em> 70(13): 207-215.
page(s): 208 [details]   

additional source Cohn, M. (1908). Alcyonacea von Madagaskar und Ostafrika. <em>Reise in Ostafrika in den Jahren 1903-1905 : mit Mitteln der Hermann und Elise geb. Heckmann Wentzel-Stiftung : Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse.</em> 2(3): 207-244, plate 10., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41895931
page(s): 213-214 [details]   

additional source Benayahu, Y.; Jeng, M. S.; Perkol-Finkel, S.; Dai, C. F. (2004). Soft corals (Octocorallia: Alcyonacea) from southern Taiwan. II. Species diversity and distributional patterns. Zoological Studies, 43(3): 548-560
page(s): 550 [details]   

additional source Tanaka, J.; Yoshida, T.; Benayahu, Y. (2005). Chemical diversity of Sarcophyton soft corals in Okinawa. Galaxea, 7, 1-9
page(s): 1, 3, 5, 6 [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): 71, 84 [details]   

additional source Benayahu, Y.; Shlagman, A.; Schleyer, M. H. (2003). Corals of the south-west Indian Ocean: VI. The Alcyonacea (Octocorallia) of Mozambique, with a discussion on soft coral distribution on south equatorial East African reefs. Zoologische Verhandelingen, 345, 49-57
page(s): 55 [details]   

additional source Benayahu, Y.; Achituv, Y.; Berner, T. (1988). Embryogenesis and acquisition of algal symbionts by planulae of Xenia umbellata (Octocorallia: Alcyonacea). Marine Biology, 100, 93-101
page(s): 100 [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): 291, 292, 293, 296, 304 [details]   

additional source Imahara, Y. (1996). Previously recorded octocorals from Japan and adjacent seas. Precious Corals and Octocoral Research, 4-mei, 17-44
page(s): 22 [details]   
 
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Nontype (of Sarcophyton manifestum Tixier-Durivault, 1970) RMNH, geounit New Caledonian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype FLMNH 2638, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype NTM C011485, geounit Palau Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype NTM C014469, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype NTM C014854, geounit Palau Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype NTM C014938, geounit Guam Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype RMNH [details]
Nontype RMNH Coel. 6642, geounit Madagascan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype RMNH Coel. 6643, geounit Madagascan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype RMNH, geounit Guam Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype RMNH, geounit Marshall Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype RMNH, geounit New Caledonian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype ZMAN Coel. 5569, geounit Madagascan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype ZMTAU Co 28393, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype ZMTAU Co 28394, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype ZMTAU Co 28450, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype ZMTAU Co 28456, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype ZMTAU Co 28458, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype ZMTAU Co 28492, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype ZMTAU Co 28493, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype ZMTAU Co 28494, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype ZMTAU Co 29171, geounit Chinese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype ZMTAU Co 29176, geounit Taiwanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype ZMTAU Co 29178, geounit Chinese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype ZMTAU Co 30247, geounit Taiwanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype ZMTAU Co 31262, geounit Mozambican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype ZMTAU Co 31290, geounit Mozambican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype ZMTAU Co 31305, geounit Mozambican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
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German Elefantenohrkoralle  [details]
Japanese ヒダベリウミキノコ  [details]
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