WoRMS name details

Scapophyllia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848

267828  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267828)

 unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Genus
Species Scapophyllia cylindrica Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 accepted as Merulina cylindrica (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) (unaccepted > superseded combination, basionym)
Species Scapophyllia lobata Studer, 1880 accepted as Merulina lobata (Studer, 1880) (unaccepted > superseded combination, basionym)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Milne Edwards, H.; Haime, J. (1848). Note sur la classification de la deuxième tribu de la famille des Astréides. <em>Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des séances de l'Académie des sciences, Paris.</em> 27: 490–497., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.part.29692 [details]   
Nomenclature The type species has been moved to Merulina by Rowlett (2020). Therefore Scapophyllia has become a junior synonym of Merulina.  
Nomenclature The type species has been moved to Merulina by Rowlett (2020). Therefore Scapophyllia has become a junior synonym of Merulina. [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2022). World List of Scleractinia. Scapophyllia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267828 on 2022-05-28
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2008-01-14 11:18:07Z
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2013-02-06 17:41:18Z
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original description Milne Edwards, H.; Haime, J. (1848). Note sur la classification de la deuxième tribu de la famille des Astréides. <em>Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des séances de l'Académie des sciences, Paris.</em> 27: 490–497., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.part.29692 [details]   

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 Veron JEN, Pichon M. (1980). Scleractinia of Eastern Australia – Part III. Family Agariciidae, Siderastreidae, Fungiidae, Oculinidae, Merulinidae, Mussidae, Pectinidae, Caryophyllidae, Dendrophylliidae. <em>Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph Series.</em> 4: 1-459. [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 Budd AF, Fukami H, Smith ND, Knowlton N. (2012). Taxonomic classification of the reef coral family Mussidae (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia). <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> 166 (3): 465-529., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2012.00855.x [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 Huang D, Benzoni F, Fukami H, Knowlton N, Smith ND, Budd AF (2014) Taxonomic classification of the reef coral families Merulinidae, Montastraeidae, and Diploastraeidae (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 171: 277–355. [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 Dunn, D. F. (1982). Cnidaria. McGraw-Hill Book Company. New York and other cities., volume 1, pp. 669-706
page(s): 702 [details]   

source of synonymy Rowlett J. (2020). Indo-Pacific Corals. <em>Rowlett (self-published).</em> pp. 1-809. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Nomenclature The type species has been moved to Merulina by Rowlett (2020). Therefore Scapophyllia has become a junior synonym of Merulina. [details]
LanguageName 
English pillar coralbrain coral  [details]
Japanese オオサザナミサンゴ属  [details]