Species Details : Calliactis polypus (Forsskål, 1775)

You selected Priapus polypus Forsskål, 1775. This is a synonym for:

Accepted scientific name:
Calliactis polypus (Forsskål, 1775) (accepted name)
Actinia decorata Couthouy in Dana, 1846 (synonym)
Actinia maculata (synonym)
Actinia polypus (synonym)
Adamsia decorata (synonym)
Adamsia miriam Haddon & Shackleton, 1893 (synonym)
Calliactis decorata (Drayton in Dana, 1849) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Calliactis decorata (Drayton in Dana, 1849)
Calliactis miriam Haddon & Shackleton, 1893 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Calliactis miriam Haddon & Shackleton, 1893
Cribrina (Tristemma) polypus Ehrenberg (synonym)
Priapus polypus Forsskål, 1775 (synonym)
Common names:
Common name Transliteration Language Country
ベニヒモイソギンチャク Benihimoisoginchaku Japanese - Click here to show the literature
Kingdom Animalia CoL
Phylum Cnidaria CoL
Class Anthozoa CoL
Order Actiniaria WoRMS Hexacoral
Superfamily Metridioidea WoRMS Hexacoral
Family Hormathiidae WoRMS Hexacoral
Genus Calliactis WoRMS Hexacoral
Distribution: Indian Ocean; Mozambique; North Atlantic Ocean; South Pacific Ocean
Environment: Marine
Additional data: -
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Fautin, Daphne, 2015-10-13
Source database: WoRMS Hexacoral, 2019-03-05   90%
Bibliographic citation: Daly M. & Fautin D. (2020). WoRMS Hexacoral: Hexacorallians (Actiniaria) of the World (version 2019-03-05). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, [2020-01-10] Beta (Roskov Y.; Ower G.; Orrell T.; Nicolson D.; Bailly N.; Kirk P.M.; Bourgoin T.; DeWalt R.E.; Decock W.; Nieukerken E. van; Penev L.; eds.). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.
Online resource: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=220515
Conversion date: 2020-01-11 06:50:07