WoRMS taxon details

Stichopathes pourtalesi Brook, 1889

283975  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:283975)

accepted
Species
marine, terrestrial
Brook, G., 1889. Report on the Antipatharia.— Rep. Sci. Res. Voy. H.M.S. Challenger, Zool. 32 (80): 1-222, pls 1-15. [details]   
Molodtsova, T.; Opresko, D. (2018). World List of Antipatharia. Stichopathes pourtalesi Brook, 1889. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=283975 on 2018-05-23
Date
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
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2011-12-02 06:03:28Z
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original description Brook, G., 1889. Report on the Antipatharia.— Rep. Sci. Res. Voy. H.M.S. Challenger, Zool. 32 (80): 1-222, pls 1-15. [details]   

basis of record D.M.Opresko and J. van der Land (eds), update 10-2007, as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Opresko, D. M. 2009. Antipatharia (Cnidaria) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 359–363 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Synonymy = Antipathes spiralis Pourtales, 1880: 114 [details]
 

Stichopathes pourtalesi, 75-110 m Flower Garden Banks, Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-FGBNMS/UNCW-UVP. Identifications by D. Opresko. For more information see: Opresko DM, Nuttall MF, Hickerson EL (2016). Black corals of the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary. Gulf of Mexico Science 2016(1): 47-67.
 

Stichopathes poutalesi, 300 m Bermuda.

Photograph courtesy of A. Rogers and XL Catlin Deep Ocean Survey. Identifications by D. Wagner. For more information see: Wagner D & Shuler A (2017). The black coral fauna (Cnidaria: Antipatharia) of Bermuda with new records. Zootaxa 4344(2): 367-379.