WoRMS taxon details

Eunicea Lamouroux, 1816

291322  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:291322)

accepted
Genus
Species Eunicea anceps Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 accepted as Plexaurella dichotoma (Esper, 1791)
Species Eunicea antipathes (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Rumphella antipathes (Linnaeus, 1758) (changed combination)
Species Eunicea apiculata Ehrenberg, 1834 (uncertain)
Species Eunicea aspera Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
Species Eunicea asperula Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857
Species Eunicea calyculata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Species Eunicea castelnaudi Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857
Species Eunicea citrina Valenciennes, 1855
Species Eunicea clavaria Lamouroux, 1816 accepted as Gorgonia clavaria (Lamouroux, 1816) (original combination)
Species Eunicea clavigera Bayer, 1961
Species Eunicea distans Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
Species Eunicea echinata Valenciennes, 1855
Species Eunicea ehrenbergi Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 accepted as Eunicea mammosa Lamouroux, 1816
Species Eunicea esperi Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 accepted as Eunicea mammosa Lamouroux, 1816
Species Eunicea filiformis Studer, 1878 (uncertain)
Species Eunicea flexuosa (Lamouroux, 1821)
Species Eunicea furcata Ehrenberg, 1834 (uncertain)
Species Eunicea fusca Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
Species Eunicea gracilis Valenciennes, 1855
Species Eunicea heteropora (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Eunicea hicksoni Stiasny, 1935
Species Eunicea hirta Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
Species Eunicea humilis Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857
Species Eunicea hummelincki Stiasny, 1941 accepted as Eunicea succinea (Pallas, 1766)
Species Eunicea inexpectata Stiasny, 1939 accepted as Muriceopsis tuberculata (Esper, 1792)
Species Eunicea intermedia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1957 (uncertain)
Species Eunicea knighti Bayer, 1961
Species Eunicea laciniata Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
Species Eunicea laxispica (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Eunicea lugubris Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
Species Eunicea madrepora (Dana, 1846)
Species Eunicea mammosa Lamouroux, 1816
Species Eunicea megastoma Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 (uncertain)
Species Eunicea microthela Lamouroux, 1816 accepted as Eunicella microthela (Lamouroux, 1816) (original combination)
Species Eunicea multicauda (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Eunicea muricata (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Muricea muricata (Pallas, 1766) (changed combination)
Species Eunicea nivea Ehrenberg, 1834 (uncertain)
Species Eunicea nutans Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860 accepted as Plexaurella nutans (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860)
Species Eunicea pallida Garcia Parrado & Alcolado, 1996
Species Eunicea palmata Studer, 1889 (uncertain)
Species Eunicea palmeri Bayer, 1961
Species Eunicea pinta Bayer & Deichmann, 1958
Species Eunicea plantaginea (Lamarck, 1816) (uncertain)
Species Eunicea quincuncialis Ehrenberg, 1834 (uncertain)
Species Eunicea ramulosa Ehrenberg, 1834 (uncertain)
Species Eunicea ransoni Stiasny, 1937 (uncertain)
Species Eunicea sayoti Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
Species Eunicea sparsiflora Kunze, 1916
Species Eunicea stromyeri Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
Species Eunicea succinea (Pallas, 1766)
Species Eunicea tamarix Ehrenberg, 1834 (uncertain)
Species Eunicea tayrona Sánchez, 2009
Species Eunicea tourneforti Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857
Species Eunicea turgida Ehrenberg, 1834 (uncertain)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Lamouroux, J. V. F. (1816). Histoire des polypiers coralligènes flexibles, vulgairement nommés zoophytes. <em>F. Poisson, Caen.</em> i-lxxxiv, 1-558, pls. I-XIX., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11606092 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2021). World List of Octocorallia. Eunicea Lamouroux, 1816. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=291322 on 2021-07-27
Date
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2008-01-16 11:50:05Z
created
2010-09-17 06:17:46Z
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2021-04-28 17:53:56Z
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original description Lamouroux, J. V. F. (1816). Histoire des polypiers coralligènes flexibles, vulgairement nommés zoophytes. <em>F. Poisson, Caen.</em> i-lxxxiv, 1-558, pls. I-XIX., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11606092 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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 van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

additional source Bayer, F.M. (1955). Contributions to the nomenclature, systematics, and morphology of the Octocorallia. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 105: 207-220, plates 1-8., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15705299
page(s): 212; note: designation of Eunicea mammosa Lamouroux, 1816 as genolectotype of the genus [details]   
 
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