WoRMS taxon details

Acanthogorgia Gray, 1857

125293  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125293)

accepted
Genus
Species Acanthogorgia aldabra Bayer, 1996
Species Acanthogorgia angustiflora Kükenthal & Gorzawsky, 1908
Species Acanthogorgia armata Verrill, 1878
Species Acanthogorgia aspera Pourtalès, 1867
Species Acanthogorgia augusta Grasshoff, 1999
Species Acanthogorgia bocki Aurivillius, 1931
Species Acanthogorgia boninensis Aurivillius, 1931
Species Acanthogorgia breviflora Whitelegge, 1897
Species Acanthogorgia brevispina Studer, 1894
Species Acanthogorgia candida Kükenthal, 1909
Species Acanthogorgia ceylonensis Thomson & Henderson, 1905
Species Acanthogorgia densiflora Kükenthal & Gorzawsky, 1908
Species Acanthogorgia dofleini Kükenthal & Gorzawsky, 1908
Species Acanthogorgia flabellum Hickson, 1905
Species Acanthogorgia fusca Nutting, 1913
Species Acanthogorgia glyphica Grasshoff, 1999
Species Acanthogorgia goesi Aurivillius, 1931
Species Acanthogorgia gotoensis Aurivillius, 1931
Species Acanthogorgia gracillima Kükenthal, 1909
Species Acanthogorgia grandiflora Kükenthal & Gorzawsky, 1908
Species Acanthogorgia gubalensis Grasshoff, 2000
Species Acanthogorgia hedlundi Aurivillius, 1931
Species Acanthogorgia hirsuta Gray, 1857
Species Acanthogorgia hirta Pourtalès, 1868
Species Acanthogorgia horrida Studer, 1901
Species Acanthogorgia ildibaha Grasshoff, 1999
Species Acanthogorgia incrustata Kükenthal, 1919
Species Acanthogorgia inermis (Hedlund, 1890)
Species Acanthogorgia irregularis Kükenthal & Gorzawsky, 1908
Species Acanthogorgia isoxya Grasshoff, 1999
Species Acanthogorgia japonica Kükenthal & Gorzawsky, 1908
Species Acanthogorgia laxa Wright & Studer, 1889
Species Acanthogorgia longiflora Wright & Studer, 1889
Species Acanthogorgia media Thomson & Henderson, 1905
Species Acanthogorgia meganopla Grasshoff, 1999
Species Acanthogorgia multispina Kükenthal & Gorzawsky, 1908
Species Acanthogorgia muricata Verrill, 1883
Species Acanthogorgia paradoxa Nutting, 1913
Species Acanthogorgia paramuricata (Stiasny, 1947)
Species Acanthogorgia pararidleyi (Stiasny, 1947)
Species Acanthogorgia pararmata (Stiasny, 1947)
Species Acanthogorgia paraspinosa (Stiasny, 1947)
Species Acanthogorgia paratruncata (Stiasny, 1947)
Species Acanthogorgia pico Grasshoff, 1973
Species Acanthogorgia procera (Moroff, 1902)
Species Acanthogorgia radians Kükenthal & Gorzawsky, 1908
Species Acanthogorgia ramosissima Wright & Studer, 1889
Species Acanthogorgia ridleyi Wright & Studer, 1889
Species Acanthogorgia schrammi (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)
Species Acanthogorgia sibogae Stiasny, 1947
Species Acanthogorgia spinosa Hiles, 1899
Species Acanthogorgia spissa Kükenthal, 1909
Species Acanthogorgia striata Nutting, 1911
Species Acanthogorgia studeri Nutting, 1911
Species Acanthogorgia tenera Thomson & Russell, 1909
Species Acanthogorgia thomsoni Gravier, 1913
Species Acanthogorgia truncata Studer, 1901
Species Acanthogorgia turgida Nutting, 1911
Species Acanthogorgia vegae Aurivillius, 1931
Species Acanthogorgia verrilli Studer, 1901
Species Acanthogorgia wireni Aurivillius, 1931

Species Acanthogorgia atlantica Johnson, 1862 accepted as Paramuricea atlantica (Johnson, 1862) accepted as Spinimuricea atlantica (Johnson, 1862)
Species Acanthogorgia australiensis Hentschel, 1903 accepted as Acanthogorgia breviflora Whitelegge, 1897
Species Acanthogorgia granulata Grasshoff, 1973 accepted as Acanthogorgia armata Verrill, 1878
Species Acanthogorgia grayi Johnsn, 1861 accepted as Paramuricea grayi (Johnson, 1861)
Species Acanthogorgia johnsoni Studer, 1878 accepted as Paramuricea johnsoni (Studer, 1878)
marine
Cordeiro, R.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2018). World List of Octocorallia. Acanthogorgia Gray, 1857. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125293 on 2018-04-25
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-04 06:53:11Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2010-09-17 06:17:46Z
checked

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basis of record van Ofwegen, L.; Grasshoff, M.; van der Land, J. (2001). Octocorallia (excl. Pennatulacea), 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. 104-105 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source Williams, G.C. (1992). Biogeography of the octocorallian coelenterate fauna of southern Africa. Biol. J. Linn. Soc. 46: 351-401. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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] 
From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 



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Acanthogorgia sp., 2261 m Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-OER.
 

Acanthogorgia sp., 525 m Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-OER.
 

Acanthogorgia sp., 553 m Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-OER.