WoRMS taxon details

Acanthogorgia armata Verrill, 1878

125348  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125348)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution from off Newfoundland waters in the north to off Martha's Vineyard in the south.  
Distribution from off Newfoundland waters in the north to off Martha's Vineyard in the south. [details]
Cordeiro, R.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2018). World List of Octocorallia. Acanthogorgia armata Verrill, 1878. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125348 on 2018-06-18
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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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 Breeze, H., D.S. Davis, M. Butler, and V. Kostylev. 1997. Distribution and status of deep sea corals off Nova Scotia. Ecology Action Centre. Halifax. 58 p. [details]   

additional source Madsen, F.J. 1944. Octocorallia (Stolonifera - Telestacea - Xeniidae - Alcyonacea - Gorgonacea). The Danish Ingolf-Expedition, Vol. V. Bianco Luno A/S. Copenhagen. 65 p. [details]   

additional source Watling, L.; Auster, P. (2005). Distribution of deep-water Alcyonacea off the Northeast Coast of the United States. In: Freiwald, A., R.J. Murray, editors. Cold-Water Corals and Ecosystems. Proceedings of the Second Deep-Sea Coral Symposium, Erlangen, Germany, September 2003. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, pp 279-296. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

basis of record  (ofAcanthogorgia granulata Grasshoff, 1973) L.P. van Ofwegen, S.D. Cairns & J. van der Land (eds). (2000-2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAcanthogorgia granulata Grasshoff, 1973) Grasshoff, M. (1986). Die Gorgonaria der Expeditionen von « Travailleur » 1880-1882 und « Talisman » 1883 (Cnidaria, Anthozoa). Bulletin du Muséum Nattional d'Histoire Naturelle. Paris, 4(8), 9-38., available online at http://bionames.org/bionames-archive/issn/0181-0626/8/9.pdf [details]   

context source (MSBIAS) MEDIN. (2011). UK checklist of marine species derived from the applications Marine Recorder and UNICORN. version 1.0. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Distribution from off Newfoundland waters in the north to off Martha's Vineyard in the south. [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 

LanguageName 
English armoured sea fan coral  [details]
French corail à armure  [details]