WoRMS taxon details

Eusmilia fastigiata (Pallas, 1766)

289939  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:289939)

accepted
Species
Caryophyllia fastigiata (Pallas, 1766) · unaccepted > superseded combination
Eusmilia alticostata Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Eusmilia aspera Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Eusmilia fastigiata f. fastigiata (Pallas, 1766) · unaccepted > superseded combination
Eusmilia fastigiata f. flabellata Wells, 1973 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Eusmilia fastigiata f. guacanayabensis Zlatarski, 1982 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Eusmilia fastigiata f. typica Zlatarski & Estella, 1980 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Eusmilia knorri Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Eusmilia knorrii Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym (misspelling)
Eusmilia silene Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Lithodendron capitatum Schweigger, 1819 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Lithodendron fastigiatum (Pallas, 1766) · unaccepted > superseded combination
Lobophyllia fastigiata (Pallas, 1766) · unaccepted > superseded combination
Madrepora capitata Esper, 1795 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Madrepora fastigiata Pallas, 1766 · unaccepted > superseded combination (basionym)
Forma Eusmilia fastigiata f. fastigiata (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Eusmilia fastigiata (Pallas, 1766) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
Forma Eusmilia fastigiata f. flabellata Wells, 1973 accepted as Eusmilia fastigiata (Pallas, 1766) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Forma Eusmilia fastigiata f. guacanayabensis Zlatarski, 1982 accepted as Eusmilia fastigiata (Pallas, 1766) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Forma Eusmilia fastigiata f. typica Zlatarski & Estella, 1980 accepted as Eusmilia fastigiata (Pallas, 1766) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
(of Madrepora fastigiata Pallas, 1766) Pallas, P. S. (1766). Elenchus zoophytorum sistens generum adumbrationes generaliores et specierum cognitarum succintas descriptiones, cum selectis auctorum synonymis. <em>[book].</em> pp. 451, Fransiscum Varrentrapp, Hagae., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6019361 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Lectotype  (of Madrepora fastigiata Pallas, 1766) ,...  
Holotype (of Madrepora fastigiata Pallas, 1766) , verbatimGeounit Mare Americanum (Rec... [details]
Lectotype (of Eusmilia silene Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) MRSN 123, geounit United States Virgin Islands [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2023). World List of Scleractinia. Eusmilia fastigiata (Pallas, 1766). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=289939 on 2023-02-09
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
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2010-10-09 21:17:09Z
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2013-09-03 22:03:43Z
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2019-08-25 20:19:04Z
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2022-05-09 05:33:08Z
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original description  (of Eusmilia fastigiata f. flabellata Wells, 1973) Wells JW (1973) New and old scleractinian corals from Jamaica. Bulletin of Marine Science 23: 16-58. [details]   

original description  (of Madrepora fastigiata Pallas, 1766) Pallas, P. S. (1766). Elenchus zoophytorum sistens generum adumbrationes generaliores et specierum cognitarum succintas descriptiones, cum selectis auctorum synonymis. <em>[book].</em> pp. 451, Fransiscum Varrentrapp, Hagae., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6019361 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Eusmilia fastigiata f. guacanayabensis Zlatarski, 1982) 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]   

original description  (of Eusmilia fastigiata f. typica Zlatarski & Estella, 1980) 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): 21, 28, 150-151, 153, 194, 196-201, 207-209, 211-213, 215-223, 225-229, 231, 232, 234, 235, 237, 244, 246, 250, 301, 302 [details]   

original description  (of Eusmilia knorri Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) Milne Edwards, H.; Haime, J. (1848). Recherches sur les polypiers. Mémoire 4. Monographie des Astréides (1). <em>Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie, Series 3.</em> 10: 209-320, pls. 5-9. [details]   

original description  (of Eusmilia alticostata Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) Milne Edwards, H.; Haime, J. (1848). Recherches sur les polypiers. Mémoire 4. Monographie des Astréides (1). <em>Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie, Series 3.</em> 10: 209-320, pls. 5-9. [details]   

original description  (of Eusmilia aspera Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851) Milne Edwards H, Haime J. (1851). Monographie des polypiers fossiles des terrains palaeozoïques, précédée d'un tableau général de la classification des polypes. <em>Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, Archives.</em> 5: 1–502, 20 pls. [details]   

original description  (of Eusmilia silene 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 Lithodendron capitatum Schweigger, 1819) Schweigger AF. (1819). Beobachtungen auf naturhistorischen Reisen : anatomisch-physiologische Untersuchungen über Corallen ; nebst einem Anhange, Bemerkungen über den Bernstein enthaltend / von August Friedrich Schweigger. <em>Berlin.</em> , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/50571414 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Madrepora capitata Esper, 1795) Esper, E.J.C. (1788-1830). Die Pflanzenthiere in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Farben erleuchtet nebst Beschreibungen. Raspischen Buchhandlung, Nuremberg. 3 vols text, 2 vols pls.  [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 Reyes J, Santodomingo N, Cairns SD. (2009). Caryophylliidae (Scleractinia) from the Colombian Caribbean. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 2262: 1-39. [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 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 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 

additional source Milne Edwards, H.; Haime, J. (1848). Recherches sur les polypiers. Mémoire 4. Monographie des Astréides (1). <em>Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie, Series 3.</em> 10: 209-320, pls. 5-9.
page(s): 264, 319, Plate 5, fig. 1 [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 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 [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 den Hartog, J. C. (1980). Caribbean Shallow Water Corallimorpharia. Zoologische Verhandelingen, (176): 83 pp.
page(s): 67, 69 [details]   

additional source Veron, J. E. N. (2000). Corals of the World, Volume II: Families Astrocoeniidae, Pocilloporidae, Euphyllidae, Oculinidae, Meandrinidae, Siderastreidae, Agariciidae, Fungiidae, Rhizangiidae, Pectiniidae, Merulinidae, Dendrophylliidae, Caryophylliidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science. Townsville., volume 2, pp. 429.
page(s): 130-131 [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): 21, 28, 149-150, 159, 193, 243, 253, 301 [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, 298-299, Figure 133e-f [details]   

additional source Shelton, G. A. B. (1980). Lophelia pertusa (L.): electrical conduction and behaviour in a deep-water coral. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 60, 517-528
page(s): 525 [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 Kühlmann, D. H. H. (2006). Die Steinkorallensammlung im Naturhistorischen Museum in Rudolstadt (Thüringen) nebst ökologischen Bemerkungen. Rudolstädter Naturhistorische Schriften, 13, 37-113
page(s): 63, 97, 111 [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 Zlatarski V. (1972). Sobre la fauna coralina de Cuba. <em>Circulares del Museo y Biblioteca de Zoologia de la Habana.</em> 13(351): 1501-1507. [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, 197 [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): 22 [details]   

additional source Volpi, C., Benvenuti D., 2003. The Duchassaing & Michelotti collection of Caribbean corals: status of the types and location of the specimens. Atti della Societa Italiana di Scienze Naturali e del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale in Milano 144 1: 51-74.
page(s): 61 [details]   

additional source Steiner, S.C.C., 2003. Stony corals and reefs of Dominica. Atoll Res. Bull. : 497-508.
page(s): 4, 5, 7 [details]   
 
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Holotype (of Madrepora fastigiata Pallas, 1766) , verbatimGeounit Mare Americanum (Rec... [details]
Lectotype (of Eusmilia silene Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) MRSN 123, geounit United States Virgin Islands [details]
Nontype ICN CNI136 [details]
Nontype ICN CNI191 [details]
Nontype ICN CNI257 [details]
Nontype ICN CNI259 [details]
Nontype ICN CNI268 [details]
Nontype ICN CNI52 [details]
Nontype ICN CNI537 [details]
Nontype ICN CNI580 [details]
Nontype ICN CNI628 [details]
Nontype ICN CNI920 [details]
Nontype NMSR I/384/E3 [details]
Nontype NMSR I/426/E3 [details]
Nontype NMSR K 11 [details]
Nontype NMSR K 12 [details]
Nontype USNM C2 [details]
Nontype USNM C4 [details]
Nontype USNM C6 [details]
Unknown type MRSN [details]
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English smooth flower coralflower coral  [details]
German Glatte Blumenkoralle  [details]
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