WoRMS taxon details

Madracis decactis (Lyman, 1859)

287107  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:287107)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Lyman T (1859) On a new species of (Astraea decactis). Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 6: 260-263. [details]   

(of Astraea decactis Lyman, 1859) Lyman T (1859) On a new species of (Astraea decactis). Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 6: 260-263. [details]   
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2021). World List of Scleractinia. Madracis decactis (Lyman, 1859). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=287107 on 2021-06-13
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
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2013-09-30 02:36:09Z
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2018-09-02 07:53:27Z
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original description Lyman T (1859) On a new species of (Astraea decactis). Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 6: 260-263. [details]   

original description  (of Astraea decactis Lyman, 1859) Lyman T (1859) On a new species of (Astraea decactis). Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 6: 260-263. [details]   

original description  (of Reussia lamellosa Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) Duchassaing P, Michelotti J. (1860). Mémoire sur les coralliaires des Antilles. <em>Mémoires de l'Academie des Sciences de Turin, séries 2.</em> 19: 279-365, pls 1-10., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12140332 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Madracis decactis f. typica Zlatarski & Martinez-Estallela, 1982) Zlatarski VN, Martinez EN. (1982). Les Scléractiniaires de Cuba avec des données sur les organismes associés. <em>Editions l'Académie bulgare des Sciences, Sofia.</em> 472 pp. [details]   

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

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

additional source Cairns SD, Jaap WC, Lang JC. (2009). Scleractinia (Cnidaria) of the Gulf of Mexico. <em>In: Felder DL. Camp DK (eds.) Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas.</em> Pp. 333–347. [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 Zlatarski VN, Martinez EN. (1982). Les Scléractiniaires de Cuba avec des données sur les organismes associés. <em>Editions l'Académie bulgare des Sciences, Sofia.</em> 472 pp. [details]   

additional source Pourtalès, L.F., de. (1874). Zoölogical results of the Hassler Expedition, III. Crinoids and corals. <em>Catalogue of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard.</em> 8: 25-50, pls. 6-9. [details]   

additional source Cortès, J., Guzmán, H. (1985). Organismos de los arrecifes coralinos de Costa Rica III. Descripcion y distribucion geografica de corales escleractinios (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia) de la Costa Caribe. <em>Brenesia.</em> 24: 63-123. [details]   

additional source Reyes J, Santodomingo N, Flórez P. (2010). Corales Escleractinios de Colombia. <em>Instituto de Investigaciones Marinas y Costeras (INVEMAR), Santa Marta, Colombia.</em> pp 1-246. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Biology zooxanthellate [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
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English ten-ray star coral  [details]
German Knotige KoralleFelderkoralle  [details]
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