WoRMS taxon details

Manicina Ehrenberg, 1834

267573  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267573)

accepted
Genus
Madrepora areolata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (type by subsequent designation)
Maeandra (Manicina) Ehrenberg, 1834 · unaccepted > superseded combination
Podasteria Ehrenberg, 1834 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Teleiophyllia Duncan, 1864 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Species Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Species Manicina amarantum Dana, 1846 accepted as Trachyphyllia geoffroyi (Audouin, 1826) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Manicina crispata Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Manicina danai Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857 accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Manicina dilatata Dana, 1846 accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Manicina fissa Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Colpophyllia natans (Houttuyn, 1772) (synonymy)
Species Manicina gyrosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Species Manicina hemprichii Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Lobophyllia hemprichii (Ehrenberg, 1834) (basionym, previous combination)
Species Manicina hispida Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Species Manicina interrupta Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Gyrosmilia interrupta (Ehrenberg, 1834)
Species Manicina lactuca (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Pectinia lactuca (Pallas, 1766) (changed combination)
Species Manicina maeandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Meandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Manicina mayori Wells, 1936 accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Manicina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Meandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Species Manicina pachyphylla Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Meandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonymy)
Species Manicina pectinata (Lamarck, 1801) accepted as Meandrina meandrites (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Species Manicina praerupta Ehrenberg, 1834 accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Species Manicina sebacana Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Species Manicina strigilis Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Species Manicina valenciennesi Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 accepted as Manicina areolata (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)

Species Manicina blainvillei Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
Species Manicina manica Ehrenberg, 1834 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Ehrenberg, C. G. (1834). Beiträge zur physiologischen Kenntniss der Corallenthiere im allgemeinen, und besonders des rothen Meeres, nebst einem Versuche zur physiologischen Systematik derselben. <em>Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Berlin.</em> 1: 225-380., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/29725862 [details]   
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2022). World List of Scleractinia. Manicina Ehrenberg, 1834. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267573 on 2022-07-06
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2008-01-14 11:18:07Z
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2013-02-06 17:41:18Z
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2018-08-30 11:17:46Z
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2022-06-21 08:49:27Z
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original description Ehrenberg, C. G. (1834). Beiträge zur physiologischen Kenntniss der Corallenthiere im allgemeinen, und besonders des rothen Meeres, nebst einem Versuche zur physiologischen Systematik derselben. <em>Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Berlin.</em> 1: 225-380., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/29725862 [details]   

original description  (of Teleiophyllia Duncan, 1864) Duncan PM. (1864). On the fossil corals of the West Indian Islands - Part II. <em>Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London.</em> 20: 20-45, pls. 2-5. [details]   

original description  (of Podasteria Ehrenberg, 1834) Ehrenberg, C. G. (1834). Beiträge zur physiologischen Kenntniss der Corallenthiere im allgemeinen, und besonders des rothen Meeres, nebst einem Versuche zur physiologischen Systematik derselben. <em>Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Berlin.</em> 1: 225-380., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/29725862 [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 Veron JEN. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. <em>Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.</em>  [details]   

additional source Matthai G. (1928). A Monograph of the Recent meandroid Astraeidae. <em>Catalogue of the Madreporarian Corals in the British Museum (Natural History).</em> 7: 1-288, pls. 1-72. [details]   

additional source Duncan PM (1884) A revision of the families and genera of the sclerodermic Zoantharia, Ed. & H., or Madreporaria (M. Rugosa excepted). Journal of the Linnean Society of London, 18: 1-204. [details]   

additional source Cary, L. R. (1911). A study of pedal laceration in actinians. Biological Bulletin, 20(2): 81-108
page(s): 95, 96 [details]   
 
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Comparison Differs from Diploria in having well developed septal lobes. [details]

Diagnosis Corallum uniserial meandroid; theca usually septothecal but sometimes parathecal; septa having tricorne teeth oriented perpendicular to the septal plane; septal faces with spiked granules organized in lines; paliform lobes well-developed; columella continuous, trabecular, teeth similar in size and shape to septal teeth; endotheca tabular; zooxanthellate. [details]

Remark Fossil species monographed in Budd and Johnson (1998); approximately nine species, seven of which are known as fossils. For Recent species, see Matthai (1928). [details]
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English rose coral  [details]
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