WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia Wright & Studer, 1889

Placogorgia sp., 70 m Alabama Alps Reef, Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-USGS-Deep Sea Systems International. Identifications by P. Etnoyer et al. For more information see supplementary material in: Etnoyer PJ, Wickes LN, Silva M, Dubick JD, Balthis L, Salgado E, MacDonald IR (2016). Decline in condition of gorgonian octocorals on mesophotic reefs in the northern Gulf of Mexico: before and after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Coral Reefs 35: 77-90.
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor 
125312

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accepted
Genus
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia alternata Nutting, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia atlantica Wright & Studer, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia bebrycoides Nutting, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia becena Grasshoff, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia coronata Carpine & Grasshoff, 1975
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia costata (Nutting, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia dendritica Nutting, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia dentata Nutting, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia flava (Nutting, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia flexilis (Nutting, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia foliata (Aurivillius, 1931)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia graciosa Tixier-Durivault & d'Hondt, 1975
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia immersa (Nutting, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia indica Thomson & Henderson, 1906
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia intermedia (Thomson, 1927)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia japonica Nutting, 1912
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia massiliensis Carpine & Grasshoff, 1975
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia mirabilis Deichmann, 1936
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia orientalis Thomson & Henderson, 1906
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia pallida (Nutting, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia placoderma (Nutting, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia polybrachis Kükenthal, 1919
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia rudis Deichmann, 1936
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia sanguinea (Nutting, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia simplex (Nutting, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia squamata Nutting, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia studeri Nutting, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia tenuis (Verrill, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia terceira Grasshoff, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia tribuloides Bayer, 1959

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia campanulifera (Nutting, 1910) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscogorgia campanulifera (Nutting, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia cryptotheca Nutting, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaplexaura cryptotheca (Nutting, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia pulchra Nutting, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaplexaura pulchra (Nutting, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacogorgia reticuloides Nutting, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaplexaura reticuloides (Nutting, 1910)
marine
van Ofwegen, L. (2010). Placogorgia. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125312 on 2017-11-17

Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-27 07:06:07Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2010-09-17 06:17:46Z
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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 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] 
 



Placogorgia sp., 70 m Alabama Alps Reef, Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-USGS-Deep Sea Systems International. Identifications by P. Etnoyer et al. For more information see supplementary material in: Etnoyer PJ, Wickes LN, Silva M, Dubick JD, Balthis L, Salgado E, MacDonald IR (2016). Decline in condition of gorgonian octocorals on mesophotic reefs in the northern Gulf of Mexico: before and after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Coral Reefs 35: 77-90.
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor