WoRMS taxon details

Lepidopora polystichopora Cairns, 1985

285832  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:285832)

marine, terrestrial
Cairns, S.D. (1985). Three new species of Stylasteridae (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). <em>Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash.</em> 98(3): 728-739. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Holotype  NIWA 557  
Holotype NIWA 557 [details]
Depth range 197-710 m  
Depth range 197-710 m [details]
Schuchert, P. (2023). World Hydrozoa Database. Lepidopora polystichopora Cairns, 1985. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=285832 on 2023-12-10
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
2010-09-30 14:45:18Z

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original description Cairns, S.D. (1985). Three new species of Stylasteridae (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). <em>Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash.</em> 98(3): 728-739. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (Deepsea) Cairns, Stephen (look up in IMIS[details]   

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

basis of record Cairns, S.D. & J. van der Land. (2000-2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D., L. Gershwin, F.J. Brook, P. Pugh, E.W. Dawson, O.V.; Ocaña, W. Vervoort, G. Williams, J.E. Watson, D.M. Opresko, P. Schuchert, P.M. Hine, D.P. Gordon, H.I. Campbell, A.J. Wright, J.A.Sánchez & D.G. Fautin. (2009). Phylum Cnidaria: corals, medusae, hydroids, myxozoans. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> pp. 59-101., available online at https://repository.si.edu/handle/10088/8431 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Cairns, S.D., B.W. Hoeksema & J. van der Land. (1999). Appendix: List of extant stony corals. <em>Atoll Research Bulletin.</em> 459: 13-46. [details]   

redescription Cairns, S.D. (2015). Stylasteridae (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa: Anthoathecata) of the New Caledonian Region. <em>Tropical Deep-Sea Benthos 28. Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (1993), 207. Publications Scientifiques du Muséum: Paris.</em> 361 + 1 cd-rom pp., available online at https://repository.si.edu/handle/10088/27379
note: page 31 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Cairns, S.D. (1991). The Marine Fauna of New Zealand: Stylasteridae (Cnidaria: Hydroida). <em>New Zealand Oceanographic Institute Memoir.</em> 98: 1-179, pls. 1-77. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 Present  Present in aphia/obis/gbif/idigbio   Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

Holotype NIWA 557 [details]
Nontype USNM 1027756 [details]
Nontype USNM 1027764 [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 197-710 m [details]

From other sources
Biology calcareous colonies, no free medusae [details]