WoRMS name details

Amphihelia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849

411145  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:411145)

 unaccepted
Genus

Species Amphihelia infundibulifera (Lamarck, 1816) (taxon inquirendum)

Subgenus Amphihelia (Diplohelia) Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850 accepted as Enallopsammia Michelloti, 1871 (changed combination)
Species Amphihelia adminicularis Rehberg, 1892 accepted as Enallopsammia rostrata (Pourtalès, 1878) (synonymy)
Species Amphihelia atlantica Duncan, 1870 accepted as Dendrophyllia ramea (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Species Amphihelia kauaiensis (Vaughan, 1907) accepted as Madrepora oculata Linnaeus, 1758 (synonymy)
Species Amphihelia miocenica Seguenza, 1864 accepted as Dendrophyllia ramea (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Species Amphihelia moresbyi Alcock, 1898 accepted as Madrepora oculata Linnaeus, 1758 (Synonymy)
Species Amphihelia oculata (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Madrepora oculata Linnaeus, 1758 (changed combination)
Species Amphihelia ornata Duncan, 1870 accepted as Dendrophyllia ramea (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Species Amphihelia profunda (Pourtalès, 1867) accepted as Enallopsammia profunda (Pourtalès, 1867) (changed combination)
Species Amphihelia ramea (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Dendrophyllia ramea (Linnaeus, 1758) (changed combination)
Species Amphihelia rostrata Pourtalès, 1878 accepted as Enallopsammia rostrata (Pourtalès, 1878) (basionym, changed combination)
Species Amphihelia venusta (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1850) accepted as Madrepora oculata Linnaeus, 1758 (synonymy)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Milne Edwards H, Haime J (1849) Mémoire sur les polypiers appartenant a aux groups naturels des zoanthaires perforés es des zoanthaires tabulés. Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des séances de l'Académie des sciences 29: 257-263. [details]   
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2021). World List of Scleractinia. Amphihelia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=411145 on 2021-06-23
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original description Milne Edwards H, Haime J (1849) Mémoire sur les polypiers appartenant a aux groups naturels des zoanthaires perforés es des zoanthaires tabulés. Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des séances de l'Académie des sciences 29: 257-263. [details]   

basis of record Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World. , available online at https://web.archive.org/web/20191018194704/http://hercules.kgs.ku.edu/Hexacoral/Anemone2/ [details]   

additional source Milne Edwards H, Haime J. (1857). Histoire naturelle des coralliaires ou polypes proprement dits 2. Librairie Encyclopédique de Roret, Paris. 631 pp. [details]   

additional source Duncan PM (1884) A revision of the families and genera of the sclerodermic Zoantharia, Ed. & H., or Madreporaria (M. Rugosa excepted). Journal of the Linnean Society of London, 18: 1-204. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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A detail of Lophelia pertusa and Madrepora oculata
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Madrepora oculata
 Madrepora oculata
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Madrepora oculata
 Madrepora oculata
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Madrepora oculata, 750 m Roatan, Honduras.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA DeepCAST I Expedition. Identification by P. Etnoyer.
 
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Madrepora oculata, 823 m St. Augustine Pinnacle, South Atlantic Bight.

Photograph courtesy of S. Brooke et al., NOAA-OE, HBOI. Identification by S. Brooke.
 
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