WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysogorgia elegans (Verrill, 1883)

177823

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:177823

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
van Ofwegen, L. (2010). Chrysogorgia elegans (Verrill, 1883). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=177823 on 2017-11-20

Date
action
by
2005-07-27 08:37:00Z
created
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
changed
2010-09-17 06:17:46Z
checked

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basis of record 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 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]   

additional source Cairns, S.D., and Bayer, F.M., 2009. Octocorallia (Cnidaria) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 321–331 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysogorgia affinis Versluys, 1902) van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysogorgia affinis Versluys, 1902) Cairns, S. D. (2001). Studies on western Atlantic Octocorallia (Coelenterata: Anthozoa). Part 1: The genus Chrysogorgia Duchassaing and Michelotti, 1864. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 114(3):746-787., available online at https://repository.si.edu/handle/10088/2462 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDasygorgia spiculosa Verrill, 1883) Cairns, S. D. (2001). Studies on western Atlantic Octocorallia (Coelenterata: Anthozoa). Part 1: The genus Chrysogorgia Duchassaing and Michelotti, 1864. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 114(3):746-787., available online at https://repository.si.edu/handle/10088/2462
note: 2 specimens correspond to Chrysogorgia spiculosa [details]   

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

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat bathyal [details]