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Alcyonium Linnaeus, 1758

1278599  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:1278599)

accepted
Genus
Species Alcyonium acaule Marion, 1878
Species Alcyonium adriaticum Kükenthal, 1909
Species Alcyonium altum Tixier-Durivault, 1955
Species Alcyonium antarcticum Wright & studer, 1889
Species Alcyonium aspiculatum Tixier-Durivault, 1955
Species Alcyonium aurantiacum Quoy & Gaimard, 1834
Species Alcyonium bocagei (Saville Kent, 1870)
Species Alcyonium bosphorense Tixier-Durivault, 1961
Species Alcyonium brioniense Kükenthal, 1907
Species Alcyonium caparti Tixier-Durivault, 1955
Species Alcyonium capitatum (Pfeffer, 1889)
Species Alcyonium catalai Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Alcyonium ceylonense May, 1899
Species Alcyonium clavatum Studer, 1890
Species Alcyonium compactofestucum Verseveldt & van Ofwegen, 1992
Species Alcyonium confertum Boone, 1938
Species Alcyonium coralloides (Pallas, 1766)
Species Alcyonium dendroides Thomson & Dean, 1931
Species Alcyonium digitatum Linnaeus, 1758
Species Alcyonium distinctum Williams, 1988
Species Alcyonium echinatum Tixier-Durivault, 1970
Species Alcyonium elegans (Kukenthal, 1902)
Species Alcyonium ensiferum Lamarck, 1815
Species Alcyonium etheridgei Thomson & Mackinnon, 1911
Species Alcyonium faura J.S. Thomson, 1910
Species Alcyonium fauri Studer, 1910
Species Alcyonium flabellum Quoy & Gaimard, 1834
Species Alcyonium foliatum J.S. Thomson, 1921
Species Alcyonium fulvum (Forskål, 1775)
Species Alcyonium fungiforme Tixier-Durivault, 1954
Species Alcyonium glaciophilum van Ofwegen, Häussermann & Försterra, 2007
Species Alcyonium glomeratum (Hassal, 1843)
Species Alcyonium gracillimum Kükenthal, 1906
Species Alcyonium grandiflorum Tixier-Durivault & d'Hondt, 1974
Species Alcyonium grandis Casas, Ramil & van Ofwegen, 1997
Species Alcyonium graniferum Tixier-Durivault & d'Hondt, 1974
Species Alcyonium gruveli Tixier-Durivault, 1955
Species Alcyonium haddoni Wright & Studer, 1889
Species Alcyonium hibernicum (Renouf, 1931)
Species Alcyonium incrustans
Species Alcyonium jorgei van Ofwegen, Häussermann & Försterra, 2007
Species Alcyonium junceum Lamarck, 1815
Species Alcyonium laeve Tixier-Durivault, 1955
Species Alcyonium laxum Tixier-Durivault, 1955
Species Alcyonium luteum Tixier-Durivault, 1954
Species Alcyonium manusdiaboli Linnaeus, 1767
Species Alcyonium maristenebrosi Stiasny, 1937
Species Alcyonium megasclerum Stokvis & van Ofwegen, 2007
Species Alcyonium miniatum Tixier-Durivault, 1955
Species Alcyonium monodi Tixier-Durivault, 1955
Species Alcyonium moriferum (Tixier-Durivault, 1954)
Species Alcyonium muricatum Yamada, 1950
Species Alcyonium mutabiliforme Williams, 1988
Species Alcyonium pacificum Yamada, 1950
Species Alcyonium palmatum Pallas, 1766
Species Alcyonium papillosum Lamarck, 1815
Species Alcyonium patagonicum (May, 1899)
Species Alcyonium patulum Tixier-Durivault, 1955
Species Alcyonium paucilobulatum Casas, Ramil & van Ofwegen, 1997
Species Alcyonium pobeguini Tixier-Durivault, 1955
Species Alcyonium profundum Stokvis & van Ofwegen, 2007
Species Alcyonium purpureum Lamarck, 1815
Species Alcyonium putridosum Lamarck, 1815
Species Alcyonium repens Stiasny, 1941
Species Alcyonium reptans Kükenthal, 1906
Species Alcyonium robustum Utinomi, 1976
Species Alcyonium roseum van Ofwegen, Häussermann & Försterra, 2007
Species Alcyonium rotiferum Thomson, 1910
Species Alcyonium rubrum Stokvis & van Ofwegen, 2007
Species Alcyonium senegalense Verseveldt & van Ofwegen, 1992
Species Alcyonium sidereum Verrill, 1922
Species Alcyonium sollasi Wright & Studer, 1889
Species Alcyonium southgeorgiensis Casas, Ramil & van Ofwegen, 1997
Species Alcyonium spitzbergense Verseveldt & van Ofwegen, 1992
Species Alcyonium strictum Tixier-Durivault, 1955
Species Alcyonium submurale Ridley, 1883
Species Alcyonium testudinarium Lamarck, 1815
Species Alcyonium tomentosum
Species Alcyonium utinomii Verseveldt, 1971
Species Alcyonium valdiviae Kukenthal, 1906
Species Alcyonium variabile (J.S. Thomson, 1921)
Species Alcyonium verseveldti Benayahu, 1982
Species Alcyonium wilsoni (J.S. Thomson, 1921)
Species Alcyonium yepayek van Ofwegen, Häussermann & Försterra, 2007

Species Alcyonium alta (Tixier-Durivault, 1955) accepted as Nidaliopsis alta (Tixier-Durivault, 1955)
Species Alcyonium arboreum (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Paragorgia arborea (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Alcyonium aurantium Pallas, 1766 accepted as Tethya aurantium (Pallas, 1766)
Species Alcyonium boletiforme Lamarck, 1815 accepted as Polymastia boletiformis (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Alcyonium boletus Lamarck, 1815 accepted as Thorectandra boletus (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Alcyonium bulbosum Esper, 1794 accepted as Suberites domuncula (Olivi, 1792)
Species Alcyonium bursa Müller, 1806 accepted as Weberella bursa (Müller, 1806)
Species Alcyonium cidaris Lamarck, 1815 accepted as Geodia cidaris (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Alcyonium compactum Lamarck, 1815 accepted as Suberites domuncula (Olivi, 1792)
Species Alcyonium complanatum (Verseveldt, 1977) accepted as Skamnarium complanatum (Verseveldt, 1977)
Species Alcyonium cranium Müller, 1776 accepted as Craniella cranium (Müller, 1776)
Species Alcyonium cuspidiferum Lamarck, 1815 accepted as Cervicornia cuspidifera (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Alcyonium cydonium Jameson, 1811 accepted as Geodia cydonium O.F. Mueller, 1798
Species Alcyonium cydonium Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Hymeniacidon cydonium (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Alcyonium cylindricum Lamarck, 1815 accepted as Neopetrosia cylindrica (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Alcyonium distortum Lamarck, 1815 accepted as Petrosia ficiformis (Poiret, 1789)
Species Alcyonium domuncula Olivi, 1792 accepted as Suberites domuncula (Olivi, 1792)
Species Alcyonium echinatum Fleming, 1828 accepted as Hydractinia echinata (Fleming, 1828)
Species Alcyonium echinatum (Tixier-Durivault, 1970) accepted as Klyxum echinatum (Tixier-Durivault, 1970)
Species Alcyonium epiphytum Lamarck, 1815 accepted as Protosuberites epiphytum (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Alcyonium equisetiform (Luttschwager, 1922) accepted as Klyxum equisetiform (Luttschwager, 1922)
Species Alcyonium ficus sensu Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Suberites ficus (Johnston, 1842)
Species Alcyonium ficus sensu Pallas, 1766 accepted as Suberites ficus (Johnston, 1842)
Species Alcyonium flaccidum Tixier-Durivault, 1966 accepted as Klyxum flaccidum (Tixier-Durivault, 1966)
Species Alcyonium fungiforme Tixier Durivault, 1954 accepted as Alcyonium variabile (J.S. Thomson, 1921)
Species Alcyonium gelatinosum Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Alcyonidium gelatinosum (Linnaeus, 1761)
Species Alcyonium globosum Müller, 1776 accepted as Tetilla cranium (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Alcyonium globusum Tixier-Durivault, 1955 accepted as Tetilla cranium (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Alcyonium granulatum Esper, 1794 accepted as Myrmekioderma granulatum (Esper, 1794)
Species Alcyonium khoisanianum Williams, 1988 accepted as Pieterfaurea khoisaniana (Williams, 1988)
Species Alcyonium legitimum Tixier-Durivault, 1970 accepted as Klyxum legitimum (Tixier-Durivault, 1970)
Species Alcyonium luteum Tixier Durivault, 1954 accepted as Alcyonium variabile (J.S. Thomson, 1921)
Species Alcyonium lyncurium Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Tethya aurantium (Pallas, 1766)
Species Alcyonium manusdiaboli sensu Esper, 1794 accepted as Halichondria panicea (Pallas, 1766)
Species Alcyonium medullare Lamarck, 1815 accepted as Halichondria panicea (Pallas, 1766)
Species Alcyonium molle Thomson & Dean, 1931 accepted as Klyxum molle (Thomson & Dean, 1931)
Species Alcyonium monticulum Verseveldt, 1982 accepted as Rhytisma monticulum (Verseveldt, 1982)
Species Alcyonium okinawanum (Utinomi, 1976) accepted as Klyxum okinawanum (Utinomi, 1976)
Species Alcyonium opuntioides Lamarck, 1815 accepted as Antho opuntioides (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Alcyonium paessleri May, 1899 accepted as Alcyonium antarcticum Wright & studer, 1889
Species Alcyonium paniceum (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Halichondria panicea (Pallas, 1766)
Species Alcyonium papillosa Lamarck, 1815 accepted as Phoriospongia papillosa (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Alcyonium planiceps Williams, 1986 accepted as Lampophyton planiceps (Williams, 1986)
Species Alcyonium pyrifera Delle Chiaje, 1828 accepted as Rhizaxinella pyrifera (Delle Chiaje, 1828)
Species Alcyonium rotundum Thomson & Dean, 1931 accepted as Klyxum rotundum (Thomson & Dean, 1931)
Species Alcyonium rubrotincta Thomson & Henderson, 1905 accepted as Pseudopterogorgia rubrotincta (Thomson & Henderson, 1905)
Species Alcyonium rudyi Verseveldt & van Ofwegen, 1992 accepted as Discophyton rudyi (Verseveldt & van Ofwegen, 1992)
Species Alcyonium sceptrum Lamarck, 1815 accepted as Agelas sceptrum (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Alcyonium simplex Thomson & Dean, 1931 accepted as Klyxum simplex (Thomson & Dean, 1931)
Species Alcyonium utinomii (Verseveldt, 1971) accepted as Klyxum utinomii (Verseveldt, 1971)
Species Alcyonium vesparium Lamarck, 1815 accepted as Spheciospongia vesparium (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Alcyonium violaceum Tixier-Durivault, 1955 accepted as Nidaliopsis violacea (Tixier-Durivault, 1955)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. 10th edition. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277
page(s): 803 [details]   
Taxonomic remark Includes some species now assigned to Bryozoa, Algae and Tunicates.  
Taxonomic remark Includes some species now assigned to Bryozoa, Algae and Tunicates. [details]
IRMNG (2018). Alcyonium Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1278599 on 2019-12-13
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. 10th edition. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277
page(s): 803 [details]   

basis of record Neave, S. A. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]. , available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

basis of record SN2000/van der Land et al., 2001 [details]   

verified source for family Hallan, J. (2000-current). Biology Catalog (June 2012 version). , available online at https://web.archive.org/web/20141230221703/http://bug.tamu.edu/research/collection/hallan/ [details]   

verified source for family WoRMS (Mar 2013) [details]   

verified source for genus Neave, S. A. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]. , available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

current name source WoRMS (Mar 2013) [details]   

current name source CoL2006 [details]   

extant flag source SN2000/van der Land et al., 2001 [details]   

habitat flag source Aphia2006 [details]   

original description  (of Alcyonum Rafinesque, 1815) Analyse
page(s): 157 [details]   

original description  (of Halcyonium Esper, 1805) Pflanzenth., 3
page(s): 3 [details]   

original description  (of Lobularia Lamarck, 1816) An. s. Vert., 2
page(s): 412 [details]   

original description  (of Alcyonia Pallas, 1787) Char. Thierpfl., 2
page(s): 158 [details]   

original description  (of Alcionium Linnaeus, 1767) Syst. Nat., ed. 13, 1, no. 2,
page(s): 293 [details]   

original description  (of Halcyonia Pallas, 1787) Char. Thierpfl., 2
page(s): 158 [details]   
From other sources
Descriptive info Includes marine species (Aphia 2006) [details]

Taxonomic remark Includes some species now assigned to Bryozoa, Algae and Tunicates. [details]

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