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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium bursa Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 189898

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDemospongiae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteroscleromorpha (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium bursa (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium sensu Pallas, 1766 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya Lamarck, 1815
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium bursa Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  original description Müller O. F. (1806). Zoologia Danica seu animalium Daniae et Norvegiae rariorum ac minus notorum descriptiones et historia. Volumen quartum: [1-5], 1-46, pls. 121-160. Havniae [Copenhague], N. Christensen., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/dms/load/img/?PPN=PPN614794528 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Barents Sea [details]
From editor or global species database
Norway
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorwegian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (28 publications) 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Arctic Norway, 72°36'N 24°57'E, depth 250 m [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype unknown [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:189898
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-12-18 15:00:44Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-02-22 19:19:49Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2015). Alcyonium bursa Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=189898 on 2015-07-30
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