WoRMS taxon details

Epiphaxum Lonsdale, 1850

267418  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267418)

accepted
Genus
Aulopsammia Reuss, 1854 † · unaccepted (synonymy)
Lithotelesto Bayer & Muzik, 1977 · unaccepted (synonymy)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Lonsdale W. (1850). Catalogue of the fossils of the Eocene formations of Bognor: Descriptions of the fossils of the Chalk Formation: Corals of the Chalk. <em>In: Dixon F. The Geology and Fossils of the Tertiary and Cretaceous Formations of Sussex.</em> Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, London, pp. 237-324., available online at https://books.google.be/books?id=ObU19mtxJsIC&ots=6WPON0nh5I&dq=Lonsdale%2C%20W.%091850%09The%20Geology%20and%20Fossils%20of%20the%20Tertiary%20and%20Cretaceous%20Formations%20of%20Sussex.&lr&pg=PR3#v=onepage&q&f=false [details]   
Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2022). World List of Octocorallia. Epiphaxum Lonsdale, 1850. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267418 on 2022-05-17
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2008-01-14 11:18:07Z
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2015-07-02 11:57:29Z
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original description Lonsdale W. (1850). Catalogue of the fossils of the Eocene formations of Bognor: Descriptions of the fossils of the Chalk Formation: Corals of the Chalk. <em>In: Dixon F. The Geology and Fossils of the Tertiary and Cretaceous Formations of Sussex.</em> Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, London, pp. 237-324., available online at https://books.google.be/books?id=ObU19mtxJsIC&ots=6WPON0nh5I&dq=Lonsdale%2C%20W.%091850%09The%20Geology%20and%20Fossils%20of%20the%20Tertiary%20and%20Cretaceous%20Formations%20of%20Sussex.&lr&pg=PR3#v=onepage&q&f=false [details]   

original description  (of Lithotelesto Bayer & Muzik, 1977) Bayer, F.M., Muzik, K.M. (1977). An Atlantic helioporan coral (Coelenterata: Octocorallia). <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 90: 975–984., available online at https://repository.si.edu/bitstream/handle/10088/975/Bayer-072-1977-pg-975-984.pdf?sequence=1&isAllowed=y [details]   

original description  (of Aulopsammia Reuss, 1854 †) Reuss AE. (1854). Beiträge zur charakteristik der Kreideschichten in den Ostalpen besonders im Gosauthale und am Wolfgangsee. <em>Denkschriften der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien. Mathematisch-naturwissenschafliche Classe.</em> 7:1-158., available online at https://books.google.be/books?id=nqpAAAAAcAAJ [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (Hexacorallia) Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

additional source Alderslade, P. (2001). Six new genera and six new species of soft coral, and some proposed familial and subfamilial changes within the Alcyonacea. <em>Bulletin of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 10:15-65.
page(s): 57 [details]   

additional source Lozouet P, Molodtsova T. (2008). Filling a gap: The first occurrences of Epiphaxum (Cnidaria: Helioporacea: Lithotelestidae) in the Eocene, Oligocene and Miocene. <em>Palaeontology.</em> 51 (1): 241-250., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1475-4983.2007.00744.x [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality