WoRMS taxon details

Astrangia solitaria (Le Sueur, 1817)

287125  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:287125)

accepted
Species
Astrangia epithecata Duncan, 1876 · unaccepted (Synonymy)
Astrangia granulata Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Astrangia neglecta Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Caryophyllia solitaria Le Sueur, 1817 · unaccepted (basionym, changed combination)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
(of Caryophyllia solitaria Le Sueur, 1817) Le Sueur, C.A. (1817). Observations on several species of the genus Actinia; illustrated by figures. <em>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 1 (6): 149-154, 169-189, pls. 7-8. [details]   
Lectotype  (of Astrangia neglecta Duchassaing &...  
Lectotype (of Astrangia neglecta Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) MRSN 81, geounit United States Virgin Islands [details]
Lectotype (of Astrangia granulata Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) MRSN 83, geounit United States Virgin Islands [details]
Depth range 0-51 m  
Depth range 0-51 m [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2022). World List of Scleractinia. Astrangia solitaria (Le Sueur, 1817). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=287125 on 2022-05-27
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
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2010-08-07 15:51:33Z
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2016-02-06 06:51:12Z
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2020-10-17 16:36:32Z
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original description  (of Astrangia neglecta 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 Astrangia granulata 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 Astrangia epithecata Duncan, 1876) Duncan PM. (1876). Notices of some Deep-sea and Littoral Corals from the Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean, Indian, New-Zealand, Persian Gulf, and Japanese &c. Seas. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 44: 428-442, pls. 38-41. [details]   

original description  (of Astrangia minuta Duncan, 1876) Duncan PM. (1876). Notices of some Deep-sea and Littoral Corals from the Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean, Indian, New-Zealand, Persian Gulf, and Japanese &c. Seas. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 44: 428-442, pls. 38-41. [details]   

original description  (of Astrangia brasiliensis Vaughan, 1906) Vaughan TW. (1906). A new species of Coenocyathus from California and the Brazilian astrangid corals. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 30 (1477): 847-850, pls. 77-78., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00963801.30-1477.847 [details]   

original description  (of Caryophyllia solitaria Le Sueur, 1817) Le Sueur, C.A. (1817). Observations on several species of the genus Actinia; illustrated by figures. <em>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 1 (6): 149-154, 169-189, pls. 7-8. [details]   

context source (Bermuda) Cairns, S. D. (2000). A revision of the shallow-water azooxanthellate Scleractinia of the western Atlantic (Bermuda references - pp. 26-29). Studies on the Natural History of the Caribbean Region, 75: 1-231 [details]   

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

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 Cairns, S.D. (2009-2017). On line appendix: Phylogenetic list of the 711 valid Recent azooxanthellate scleractinian species with their junior synonyms and depth ranges, 28 pp. <em>In: Cold-Water Corals: The Biology and Geology of Deep-Sea Coral Habitats.</em> Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Cairns SD. (1977). Caryophylliina and Dendrophylliina (Anthozoa: Scleractinia). <em>Memoirs of the Hourglass Cruises.</em> 3(4): 1-27., available online at https://f50006a.eos-intl.net/ELIBSQL12_F50006A_Documents/mhc_v3_4_0813_R.pdf [details]   

additional source Cairns SD. (1977). A checklist of the ahermatypic Scleractinia of the Gulf of Mexico, with the description of a new species. <em>Gulf Research Reports.</em> 6 (1): 9-15., available online at https://aquila.usm.edu/gcr/vol6/iss1/2/ [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D.; den Hartog, J.C.; Arneson, C.; Rützler, K. (1986). Class Anthozoa (Corals, Anemones). In: Sterrer W (ed) Marine fauna and flora of Bermuda. A systematic guide to the identification of marine organisms. <em>John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, USA.</em> pp. 159-194.
page(s): 184, 185 [details]   

additional source Zlatarski VN, Martinez Estalella N. (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 Agassiz, L. (1880). Report on the Florida Reefs. <em>Memoires of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College.</em> 7 (1): 1-61, pls. 1-23. [details]   

additional source Pourtalès, L. F. de. (1871). Deep-sea corals. <em>Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoölogy at Harvard College.</em> 2 (4): 1-93, pls. 1-8., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.13636
page(s): 31, 60, 79-80, 87 [details]   

additional source Quelch JJ. (1886). Report on the Reef-corals collected by H.M.S. 'Challenger' during the years 1873-76. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–1876. Zoology.</em> 16 (46): 1-203, pl. 1-12., available online at http://www.19thcenturyscience.org/HMSC/HMSC-Reports/Zool-46/README.htm
page(s): 12, 196 [details]   

additional source Lira, S.M.A., Farrapeira, C.M.R., Amaral, F.M.D. & Ramos, C.A.C. (2010). Sessile and sedentary macrofauna from the Pirapama shipwreck, Pernambuco, Brazil. <em>Biota Neotropica, 10(4), 155–166.</em> , available online at https://doi.org/10.1590/S1676-06032010000400021
page(s): 3, 4 [details]   

additional source Vaughan TW. (1906). A new species of Coenocyathus from California and the Brazilian astrangid corals. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 30 (1477): 847-850, pls. 77-78., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00963801.30-1477.847
page(s): 848-849 [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 Duerden, J.E. (1902). West Indian Madreporarian polyps. <em>Memoirs of the National Academy of Sciences.</em> 8: 401-648, pls. 1-25. [details]   

additional source Chevalier J-P. (1966). Contribution à l'étude des Madréporaires des côtes occidentales de l'Afrique tropicale (1re partie). <em>Bulletin de l'Institute Fondamental d'Afrique Noire. Series A: Sciences Naturelles.</em> 28 (3): 912-975, pls. 1-5.
page(s): 930 [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]   

additional source Verrill, A.E. (1866). On the polyps and corals from Panama with descriptions of new species. <em>Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History.</em> 10: 323-333., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9492305
page(s): 324 [details]   

additional source Kitahara MV. (2007). Species richness and distribution of azooxanthellate Scleractinia in Brazil. <em>Bulletin of Marine Science.</em> 81 (3): 497-518. [details]   

additional source Pires DE. (2007). The azooxanthellate coral fauna of Brazil. <em>Bulletin of Marine Science.</em> 81:265-272. [details]   

additional source Santodomingo, N.; Reyes, J.; Flórez, P.; Chacón-Gómez, I.C.; van Ofwegen, L.P.; Hoeksema, B.W. (2012). Diversity and distribution of azooxanthellate corals in the Colombian Caribbean. <em>Marine Biodiversity.</em> 43(1): 7-22., available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s12526-012-0131-6 [details]   

additional source Hubbard, R. H.; Wells, J. W. (1986). Ahermatypic shallow-water scleractinian corals of Trinidad. Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands, 68(211): 121-144
page(s): 128, Figure 6, 7 (USNM 68465) [details]   

additional source Zlatarski, V. N.; Estalella, N. M. (1980). Scleractinia of Cuba with data on the constituent organisms [in Bulgarian]. Bulgarian Academy of Science. Sophia., pp. 312.
page(s): 24, 26, 87, 89, 90-90, 159, 193, 194, 196, 202, 203, 207, 209, 214, 222, 224, 226, 228, 231, 244, 246-248, 250, 298, 310 [details]   

additional source Cairns, S. D. (1982). Stony corals (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa, Scleractinia) of Carrie Bow Cay, Belize. Smithsonian Institution Press. Washington., chapter 17, pp. 271-302
page(s): 272, 289-290, Figure 128b-d [details]   

additional source Smith FGW. (1954). Gulf of Mexico Madreporaria. <em>Fisheries Bulletin of the Fish and Wildlife Service (U.S.).</em> 55, 291-295.
page(s): 293 [details]   

additional source Almy CC, Carrión-Torres C. (1963). Shallow water stony corals of Puerto Rico. <em>Caribbean Journal of Science.</em> 3: 269-279. [details]   

additional source Cairns SD, Hoeksema BW, van der Land J. (1999). Appendix: List of extant stony corals. <em>Atoll Research Bulletin.</em> 459: 13-46.
page(s): 39 [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D., Calder, D.R., A. Brinckmann-Voss, C.B. Castro, D.G. Fautin, P.R. Pugh, C.E. Mills, W.C. Jaap, M.N. Arai, S.H.D. Haddock & D.M. Opresko, 2002. Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Cnidaria and Ctenophora. Spec. Publ. Am. Fish. Soc. 28 : i-xi, 1-115. [details]   

redescription Cairns SD. (2000). A revision of the shallow-water azooxanthellate Scleractinia of the Western Atlantic. <em>Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands.</em> 125: 1-235. [details]   

new combination reference Verrill AE. (1864). List of the polyps and corals sent by the Museum of Comparative Zoology to other institutions in exchange, with annotations. <em>Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology.</em> 1: 29-60., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6587563 [details]   
 
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    Definitions

Lectotype (of Astrangia neglecta Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) MRSN 81, geounit United States Virgin Islands [details]
Lectotype (of Astrangia granulata Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) MRSN 83, geounit United States Virgin Islands [details]
Paralectotype (of Astrangia neglecta Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) MZUF 233, geounit Montserrat Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Paralectotype (of Astrangia granulata Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) MZUF 232, geounit United States Virgin Islands [details]
Paralectotype (of Astrangia granulata Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) MZUF 235, geounit United States Virgin Islands [details]
Syntype (of Astrangia brasiliensis Vaughan, 1906) USNM 10940, geounit Brazilian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type UMML 8.291, geounit Dominican Republic Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 10894, geounit Brazilian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 47791, geounit Belizean Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 73922, geounit Venezuelan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 74224 [details]
Unknown type USNM 74227, geounit Mexican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 80196, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 80210 [details]
Unknown type USNM 80216, geounit Brazilian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 80217, geounit Brazilian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 80239, geounit Panamanian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 80243, geounit Venezuelan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 80244, geounit Venezuelan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 80245, geounit Venezuelan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 80324, geounit Grenadian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 80330, geounit Jamaican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 80332, geounit Dominican Republic Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 80344, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 80366, geounit Mexican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 80421 [details]
Unknown type USNM 80423 [details]
Unknown type USNM 80875, geounit Jamaican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 80876, geounit Puerto Rican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 80877, geounit Jamaican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 80878, geounit Panamanian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 80879 [details]
Unknown type USNM 80879 [details]
Unknown type USNM 80920 [details]
Unknown type USNM 94760, geounit Colombian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 94761, geounit Colombian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 95519 [details]
Unknown type USNM 96221 [details]
Unknown type USNM 96222, geounit United States Virgin Islands [details]
Unknown type USNM 99110, geounit Guyanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type USNM 99112, geounit Belizean Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 0-51 m [details]
LanguageName 
English dwarf cup coral  [details]