WoRMS taxon details

Condylactis gigantea (Weinland, 1860)

283419  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:283419)

marine, terrestrial
(of Anthea gigantea Weinland, 1860) Weinland, D. F. (1860). Über Inselbildung durch Korallen und Mangrovebüsche im mexikanischen Golf. Württembergische Naturwissenschaftliche Jahreshefte, 16, 31-44
page(s): 38 [details]   
Rodríguez, E.; Fautin, D; Daly, M. (2024). World List of Actiniaria. Condylactis gigantea (Weinland, 1860). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=283419 on 2024-04-21
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
2009-09-15 08:51:01Z
2015-10-13 10:34:41Z

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original description  (of Condylactis passiflora Duchassaing de Fombressin & Michelotti, 1864) Duchassaing P, Michelotti J. (1864). Supplément au mémoire sur les coralliaires des Antilles. <em>Memorie della Reale Accademia della Scienze di Torino, Serie 2.</em> 23: 97-206, plates 1-11., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31197612
page(s): 31 [details]   

original description  (of Anthea gigantea Weinland, 1860) Weinland, D. F. (1860). Über Inselbildung durch Korallen und Mangrovebüsche im mexikanischen Golf. Württembergische Naturwissenschaftliche Jahreshefte, 16, 31-44
page(s): 38 [details]   

original description  (of Ilyanthopsis longifilis Hertwig, 1888) Hertwig, R. (1888). Report on the Actiniaria dredged by HMS 'Challenger' during the years 1873-1876. Supplement. <em>Reports on the scientific results of the voyage of HMS Challenger during the years 1873-76.</em> XXVI, pt. LXXIII: 4–56. London, Edinburgh & Dublin., available online at https://archive.org/details/reportonactiniar00hert/page/16
page(s): 13-14 [details]   

context source (Bermuda) Sterrer, W. (1986). Marine fauna and flora of Bermuda: a systematic guide to the identification of marine organisms. <em>Wiley-Interscience Publication. Wiley.</em> 742 pp (Nemertini part). [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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

basis of record den Hartog, J. C. & van der Land, J. (2000-2007). As a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Fautin, D. G.; Daly, M. (2009). Actiniaria, Corallimorpharia, and Zoanthidea (Cnidaria) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 349-357. <em>in: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico-Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity.</em> A&M University Press, College Station, Texas., available online at http://biogomx.net/sites/default/files/pdfs/chapters/15-Fautin%20and%20Daly%202009-Actinians%20of%20the%20GoMx.pdf [details]   

additional source Amaral, F. D., Hudson, M. M., Steiner, A. Q., & Ramos, C. A. C. 2007. Corals and calcified hydroids of the Manuel Luiz Marine State Park (State of Maranhao, northeast Brazil). Biota Neotropica 7: 73-81.
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additional source Cairns, S.D., J.C. den Hartog & C. Arneson. (1986). Class Anthozoa (Corals, Anemones). <em>In: Sterrer, W. (ed.). Marine fauna and flora of Bermuda, John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, USA.</em> pp. 159-194.
page(s): 176, 177 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Dunn, Daphne Fautin (1982) Sexual reproduction of two intertidal sea anemone (Coelenterata: Actinaria) in Malaysia, Biotropica 14: 262-271
page(s): 267 [details]   

additional source Carlgren, O. (1949). A survey of the Ptychodactiaria, Corallimorpharia and Actiniaria. <em>Kungliga Svenska Vet- enskapsakadamiens Handlingar.</em> 1: 1–121.
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additional source Verrill, A.E. (1907). The Bermuda Islands. Part IV. Geology and paleontology, and part V. An account of the coral reefs. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences.</em> 12: 45-348., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14214322
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additional source Hedgpeth, J. W. (1954). Anthozoa: the anemones. Fisheries Bulletin of the Fish and Wildlife Service (U.S.), 55 (Gulf of Mexico: Its Origin, Waters, and Marine Life), 285-290
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additional source Corrêa, D. D. (1973). Sobre anêmonas-do-mar (Actiniaria) do Brasil. Boletim de Zoologia e Biologia Marinha, N.S., (30): 457-468
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additional source Zeiller, W. (1974). Phylum Coelenterata. The polyp animals. Wiley-Interscience Publ., John Wiley and Sons. New York and other cities., pp. 29-08
page(s): 16 [details]   

additional source Carlgren, O. (1952). Actiniaria from North America. Arkiv für Zoologi, 3, 2, (30): 373-390
page(s): 376 [details]   

additional source Cutress, B. D.; Cutress, C. E. (1976). De valkuilanemoon (Actinoporus elegans Duchassaing 1850). Het Aquarium Maandblad voor Aquarium-, Terrarium- en Insektariumkunde, 46(12): 310-313
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additional source Dunn, D. F. (1981). The clownfish sea anemones: Stichodactylidae (Coelenterata: Actiniaria) and other sea anemones symbiotic with pomacentrid fishes. Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, 71, 1, 1-115
page(s): 56 [details]   

additional source Pax, F. (1910). Studien an westindischen Actinien. Zoologische Jahrbücher, Suppl. 11(2): 157-330
page(s): 172 [details]   

additional source Riemann-Zürneck, K. (1972). Über Aktinien aus der Karibik: Rhodactis, Condylactis, Bartholomea. Mitteilungen aus dem Institut Colombo-Aleman de Investigaciones Cientificas "Punta de Beti", 6, 73-76
page(s): 75 [details]   

additional source Hanlon, R. T.; Hixon, R. F.; Smith, D. G. (1983). Behavioral associations of seven West Indian reef fishes with sea anemones at Bonaire, Netherlands Antilles. Bulletin of Marine Science, 33(4), 928-934
page(s): 928-929, 932-933 [details]   

additional source Hanlon, R. T.; Hixon, R. F. (1986). Behavioral associations of coral reef fishes with the sea anemone Condylactis gigantea in the Dry Tortugas, Florida. Bulletin of Marine Science, 39(1), 130-134
page(s): 130-133 [details]   

additional source Hanlon, R. T.; Kaufman, L. (1976). Associations of seven West Indian reef fishes with sea anemones. Bulletin of Marine Science, 26(2): 225-232
page(s): 225-232 [details]   

additional source Zamponi, M. O.; Perez, C. D. (1997). Comparative morphological study of different species of Actiniaria between the intertidal zone from Mar del Plata and Santa Clara del Mar (Argentine). I. Phymactis clematis Dana, 1849 (Anthozoa, Actiniidae). Biociências, 4(1): 91-102
page(s): 92 [details]   

additional source Herrera Moreno, A. (1981). Nuevos registros de anémonas (Coelenterata: Actiniaria y Corallimorpharia) para aguas cubanas. Poeyana: Instituto de Zoologia, Academia de Ciencias de Cuba, (214): 1-3
page(s): 2 [details]   

additional source Zamponi, M. O.; Belém, M. J. D.; Schlenz, E.; Acuña, F. H. (1998). Distribution and some ecological aspects of Corallimorpharia and Actiniaria from shallow waters of the South American Atlantic coasts. Physis (Buenos Aires), 55, 31-45
page(s): 37, 38, 40 [details]   

additional source Carlos, A. A.; Baillie, B. K.; Kawachi, M.; Maruyama, T. (1999). Phylogenetic position of Symbiodinium (Dinophyceae) isolates from tridacnids (Bivalvia), cardiids (Bivalvia), a sponge (Porifera), a soft coral (Anthozoa), and a free-living strain. Journal of Phycology, 35, 1054-1062
page(s): 1055, 1060 [details]   

additional source Zamponi, M. O. (1981). Estructuras anatomicas adaptativas en anemonas (Coelenterata Actiniaria). Neotropica, 27(78): 165-169
page(s): 165 [details]   

additional source Khan, R. N.; Becker, J. H. A.; Crowther, A. L.; Lawn, I. D. (2003). Sea anemone host selection by the symbiotic saddled cleaner shrimp Periclimenes holthuisi. Marine and Freshwater Research, 54, 653-656
page(s): 653, 655 [details]   

additional source Daly, M.; Lipscomb, D. L.; Allard, M. W. (2002). A simple test: evaluating explanations for the relative simplicity of the Edwardsiidae (Cnidaria: Anthozoa). Evolution, 56(3): 502-510
page(s): 503, 505, 506, 507, fig. 1, fig. 2, fig. 3 [details]   

additional source Barrios-Suárez, L. M.; Reyes, J. O.; Navas, G. R.; García, C. B. (2002). Distribution of anemones (Anthozoa: Actiniaria and Corallimorpharia) in the area of Santa Marta, Colombian Caribbean [Distribución de las anémonas (Anthozoa: Actiniaria y Corallimorpharia) en el área de Santa Marta, Caribe columbiano]. Ciencias Marinas, 28(1): 37-48
page(s): 41, 43 [details]   

additional source Stoletzki, N.; Schierwater, B. (2005). Genetic and color morph differentiation in the Caribbean sea anemone Condylactis gigantea. Marine Biology, 147, 747-754
page(s): 747-752 [details]   

additional source Holbrook, S. J.; Schmitt, R. J. (2005). Growth, reproduction and survival of a tropical sea anemone (Actiniaria): benefits of hosting anemonefish. Coral Reefs, 24(90): 67-73
page(s): 72 [details]   

additional source Eibl-Eibesfeldt, I. (1965). Land of a Thousand Atolls: A Study of Marine Life in the Maldive and Nicobar Islands. The World Publishing Company. Cleveland., pp. 194.
page(s): 130 [details]   

additional source Bigger, C. H. (1980). Interspecific and intraspecific acrorhagial aggressive behavior among sea anemones: a recognition of self and not-self. Biological Bulletin, 159, 117-134
page(s): 126, 132 [details]   

additional source Béress, L. (2004). Biologically active polypeptides of Anemonia sulcata-and of other sea anemones-tools in the study of exitable membrans. Toxin Reviews, 23(4): 451-466
page(s): 453, 454, 460 [details]   

additional source Fautin, D. G. (1991). The anemonefish symbiosis: what is known and what is not. Symbiosis, 10, 23-46
page(s): 34 [details]   

additional source Eckelbarger, K. J.; Hand, C. H.; Uhlinger, K. R. (2008). Ultrastructural features of the trophonema and oogenesis in the starlet sea anemone, Nematostella vectensis (Edwardsiidae). Invertebrate Biology, 127(4): 3810395
page(s): 382 [details]   

additional source Colin, P. L.; Heiser, J. B. (1973). Assocations of two species of cardinalfishes (Apogonidae: Pisces) with sea anemones in the West Indies. Bulletin of Marine Science, 23(3): 521-524
page(s): 521 [details]   

additional source Arvedlund, M.; Iwao, K.; Brolund, T. M.; Takemura, A. (2006). Juvenile Thalassoma amblycephalum Bleeker (Labridae, Teleostei) dwelling among the tentacles of sea anemones: a cleanerfish with an unusual talent?. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 329, 161-173
page(s): 162, 163 [details]   

additional source Wirtz, P.; de Melo, G.; De Grave, S. (2009). Symbioses of decapod crustaceans along the coast of Espírito Santo, Brazil. <em>Marine Biodiversity.</em> 2, 1-9.
page(s): 1, 2, 7 [details]   

additional source Gasparini, J. L.; Floeter, S. R.; Ferreira, C. E. L.; Sazima, I. (2005). Marine ornamental trade in Brazil. Biodiversity and Conservation, 14, 2883-2899
page(s): 2883, 2891, 2896 [details]   

additional source Salceda, E.; Pérez-Castells, J.; López-Méndez, B.; Garateix, A.; Salazar, H.; López, O.; Aneiros, A.; Ständker, L.; Béress, L.; Forssmann, W.; Soto, E.; Jiménez-Barbero, J.; Giménez-Gallego, G. (2007). CgNa, a type I toxin from the giant Caribbean sea anemone Condylactis gigantea shows structural similarities to both type I and II toxins, as well as distinctive structural and functional properties. Biochemical Journal, 406, 67-76
page(s): 67, 68 [details]   

additional source Chen, C.; Soong, K.; Chen, C. A. (2008). The smallest oocytes among broadcast-spawning actiniarians and a unique lunar reproductive cycle in a unisexual population of the sea anemone, Aiptasia pulchella (Anthozoa: Actiniaria). Zoological Studies, 47(1): 37-45
page(s): 38, 39 [details]   

additional source Ritson-Williams, R.; Paul, V. J. (2007). Periclimenes yucatanicus and Periclimenes rathbunae on unusual corallimorph hosts. Coral Reefs, 26, 147
page(s): 147 [details]   

additional source Alegre-Cebollada, J.; Oñaderra, M.; Gavilanes, J. G.; Martínez del Pozo, A. (2007). Sea anemone actinoporins: the transition from a folded soluble state to a functionally active membrane-bound oligomeric pore. Current Protein and Peptide Science, 8, 558-572
page(s): 559 [details]   

additional source Corrêa, D. D. (1964). Corallimorpharia e Actiniaria do Atlantico Oeste Tropical. Universidade de São Paulo (Dissertation). São Paulo., pp. 139.
page(s): 78-82 [details]   

additional source Hoeksema, B. W.; Crowther, A. L. (2011). Masquerade, mimicry and crypsis of the polymorphic sea anemone Phyllodiscus semoni and its aggreagations in South Sulawesi. Contributions to Zoology, 80(4): 251-268
page(s): 259 [details]   

additional source Guinot, D.; Doumenc, D. A.; Chintiroglou, C. C. (1995). A review of the carrying behaviour in brachyuran crabs, with additional information on the symbioses with sea anemones. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, 43(2): 377-416
page(s): 400 [details]   

additional source Hensley, N. M.; Cook, T. C.; Lang, M.; Petelle, M. B.; Blumstein, D. T. (2012). Personality and habitat segregation in giant sea anemones (Condylactis gigantea). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 426-427, 1-4
page(s): 1-2 [details]   

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

additional source Weill, R., 1934. Contribution à l'étude des Cnidaires et de leurs nématocystes. II. Valeur taxonomique du cnidôme. Trav. Stn zool. Wimereux 11 : 349-701.
page(s): 357, 568, Figs. 378-379, 569, 570-571, 591, 592 [details]   

additional source Trench, R.K. & R.J. Blank. (1987). Symbiodinium microadriaticum Freudenthal, S. goreauii sp. nov., S. kawagutii sp. nov. and S. pilosum sp. nov.: gymnodinioid dinoflagellate symbionts of marine invertebrates. <em>J. Phycol.</em> 23: 469-481.
page(s): 471 [details]   

additional source Khan R.N., Becker J.H.A., Crowther A.L. & Lawn I.A., (2004). Spatial distribution of symbiotic shrimps (Periclimenes holthuisi, P. brevicarpalis, Thor amboinensis) on the sea anemone Stichodactyla haddoni. J.Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K., 84, 201-203., available online at https://doi.org/10.1017/s0025315404009063h
page(s): 202 [details]   

additional source Karlson, R. H. 1980. Alternative competitive strategies in a periodically disturbed habitat. Bulletin of Marine Science 30(4): 894-890.
page(s): 896 [details]   
 Present  Present in aphia/obis/gbif/idigbio   Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

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