WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes Brook, 1889

Stichopathes sp., 626 m West Florida Escarpment, Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-Pelagic Research Services. Identification by D. Wagner.
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor 

103308  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:103308)

accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes pourtalesi Brook, 1889 (type by subsequent designation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes abyssicola Roule, 1902
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes aggregata van Pesch, 1914
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes alcocki Cooper, 1909
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes bispinosa Summers, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes bournei Cooper, 1909
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes ceylonensis Thomson & Simpson, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes contorta Thomson & Simpson, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes dissimilis Roule, 1902
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes echinulata Brook, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes euoplos Schultze, 1903
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes eustropha Pax, 1931
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes filiformis Gray, 1868
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes flagellum Roule, 1902
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes gracilis Gray, 1857
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes gravieri Molodtsova, 2006
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes indica Schultze, 1903
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes japonica Silberfeld, 1909
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes longispina Cooper, 1909
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes lutkeni Brook, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes maldivensis Cooper, 1903
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes occidentalis Gray, 1860
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes papillosa Thomson & Simpson, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes paucispina (Brook, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes pourtalesi Brook, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes regularis Cooper, 1909
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes richardi Roule, 1902
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes saccula van Pesch, 1914
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes semiglabra van Pesch, 1914
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes setacea Gray, 1860
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes seychellensis Cooper, 1909
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes solorensis van Pesch, 1914
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes spiessi Opresko & Genin, 1990
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes spinosa Silberfeld, 1909
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes variabilis van Pesch, 1914

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopathes robusta Gravier, 1918 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathypathes robusta (Gravier, 1918) (new combination)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Brook, G., 1889. Report on the Antipatharia.— Rep. Sci. Res. Voy. H.M.S. Challenger, Zool. 32 (80): 1-222, pls 1-15. [details]   
Molodtsova, T. (2012). Stichopathes Brook, 1889. In: Molodtsova, T.; Opresko, D. (2017). World List of Antipatharia. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=103308 on 2017-12-13

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description Brook, G., 1889. Report on the Antipatharia.— Rep. Sci. Res. Voy. H.M.S. Challenger, Zool. 32 (80): 1-222, pls 1-15. [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J.; Opresko, D.M. (2001). Antipatharia, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 109 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D.; Gershwin, L.; Brook, F.J.; Pugh, P.; Dawson, E.W.; Ocaña O.V.; Vervoort, W.; Williams, G.; Watson, J.E.; Opresko, D.M.; Schuchert, P.; Hine, P.M.; Gordon, D.P.; Campbell, H.J.; Wright, A.J.; Sánchez, J.A.; Fautin, D.G. (2009). Phylum Cnidaria: corals, medusae, hydroids, myxozoans. in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 59-101., available online at http://si-pddr.si.edu/handle/10088/8431 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 



Stichopathes sp., 626 m West Florida Escarpment, Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-Pelagic Research Services. Identification by D. Wagner.
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor 

Stichopathes pourtalesi, 75-110 m Flower Garden Banks, Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-FGBNMS/UNCW-UVP. Identifications by D. Opresko. For more information see: Opresko DM, Nuttall MF, Hickerson EL (2016). Black corals of the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary. Gulf of Mexico Science 2016(1): 47-67.
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor 
[image from typetaxon]

Stichopathes sp., 80 m Flower Garden Banks, Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-FGBNMS/UNCW-UVP. Identifications by D. Opresko. At this time, this species cannot be assigned to any nominal species; however, not all nominal species in this genus have been adequately characterized. For more information see: Opresko DM, Nuttall MF, Hickerson EL (2016). Black corals of the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary. Gulf of Mexico Science 2016(1): 47-67.
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor 

Stichopathes poutalesi, 300 m Bermuda.

Photograph courtesy of A. Rogers and XL Catlin Deep Ocean Survey. Identifications by D. Wagner. For more information see: Wagner D & Shuler A (2017). The black coral fauna (Cnidaria: Antipatharia) of Bermuda with new records. Zootaxa 4344(2): 367-379.
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor 
[image from typetaxon]