Tubastraea diaphana ( Dana, 1846 )

Cairns, S. D., 2004, The Azooxanthellate Scleractinia (Coelenterata: Anthozoa) of Australia, Records of the Australian Museum 56, pp. 259-329: 318

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Tubastraea diaphana ( Dana, 1846 )
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Tubastraea diaphana ( Dana, 1846)  

Dendrophyllia diaphana Dana, 1846: 389   , pl. 27, fig. 3.

Tubastrea [sic] diaphana   .–Stephenson & Wells, 1956: 59 (listed from Qld).– Wells, 1964: 108 (listed)

? Turbinaria [sic] diaphana   .– Squires, 1966: 169 (WA).

Tubastraea diaphana   .– Veron, 1986: 580, 582 (fig. 2), 585 (centre unnumbered figure).–Cairns & Zibrowius, 1997: 196–197 (remarks, synonymy).– Cairns, 1998: 409–410 (WA).

New records. QUEENSLAND: Yonge Reef , 10 m, 1, NTM C7264 View Materials   ; Yonge Reef , 20 m, 1, NTM C7266 View Materials   ; 21°01.5'S 149°54.0'E ( Penrith Island ), 20 m, 3, USNM 85996 GoogleMaps   ; 21°01'30"S 149°54'00"E ( Penrith Island ), 20 m, 1, USNM 85998 GoogleMaps   ; Heron Island , 5 m, 2, USNM 78524   and 83676; Heron Island , depth unknown, 1, USNM 78517   ; 20°46'54"S 149°23'24"E ( Cockermouth Island ), 4 m, 2, USNM 85795 GoogleMaps   . — WESTERN AUSTRALIA: 28°53'S 113°51'E (Green Island, Houtman Abrolhos ), 3 m, 3 May 1972, 1, AM G15944 View Materials GoogleMaps   ; Rottnest Island , depth unknown, 1, USNM 83678   .

Types. The holotype is USNM 180. Type Locality: Singapore, South China Sea, depth unknown   .

NTM

Northern Territory Museum of Arts and Sciences

AM

Australian Museum

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Cnidaria

Class

Anthozoa

Order

Scleractinia

Family

Dendrophylliidae

Genus

Tubastraea

Loc

Tubastraea diaphana ( Dana, 1846 )

Cairns, S. D. 2004
2004
Loc

Turbinaria [sic] diaphana

Squires, D 1966: 169
1966
Loc

Tubastrea [sic] diaphana

Wells, J 1964: 108
1964
Loc

Dendrophyllia diaphana

Dana, J 1846: 389
1846