WoRMS taxon details

Primnoa resedaeformis (Gunnerus, 1763)

125411  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125411)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution from George's Bank to Fundy Bay, in the southern part of the Davies Strait, into Nova Scotia Waters, as well as the Gulf of...  
Distribution from George's Bank to Fundy Bay, in the southern part of the Davies Strait, into Nova Scotia Waters, as well as the Gulf of Maine, and in canyons along the eastern seaboard as far south as Norfolk Canyon [details]
Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2019). World List of Octocorallia. Primnoa resedaeformis (Gunnerus, 1763). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125411 on 2019-08-24
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description  (of Gorgonia lepadifera Linnaeus, 1767) Linnaeus, C. (1767). <i>Systema naturae per regna tria naturae: secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis.</i> Ed. 12. 1., <i>Regnum Animale. 1 & 2</i>. Holmiae, Laurentii Salvii. <em>Holmiae [Stockholm], Laurentii Salvii.</em> pp. 1-532 [1766] pp. 533-1327 [1767]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83650#5 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (Deepsea) Cairns, Stephen (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record van Ofwegen, L.; Grasshoff, M.; van der Land, J. (2001). Octocorallia (excl. Pennatulacea), <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 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). <em>The Danish Ingolf-Expedition, Vol. V. Bianco Luno A/S.</em> 5: 1-65. [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. <em>Proceedings of the Second Deep-Sea Coral Symposium.</em> 279-296. [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D., and Bayer, F.M., 2009. A generic revision and phylogenetic analysis of the Primnoidae (Cnidaria:Octocorallia). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 629. Smithsonian Institution Press: Washington DC (USA). 79 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [details]   

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

ecology source Roberts, J.M., A. Wheeler, A. Freiwald, and S.D. Cairns, 2009. Cold-Water Corals: The Biology and Geology of Deep-Sea Coral Habitats. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. 334 pp. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution from George's Bank to Fundy Bay, in the southern part of the Davies Strait, into Nova Scotia Waters, as well as the Gulf of Maine, and in canyons along the eastern seaboard as far south as Norfolk Canyon [details]

Habitat shelf to bathyal [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 

LanguageName 
English red treesmignonette red tree coral  [details]
French corail des résédas  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Primnoa resedaeformis USNM 16946 view13h)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Primnoa resedaeformis USNM 16946 view13i)
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To Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (YPM IZ 084659)
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