WoRMS taxon details

Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) ambrosia ambrosia Alcock, 1898

286725  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:286725)

marine, terrestrial
Depth range 311-1230 m  
Depth range 311-1230 m [details]

Distribution semi-cosmopolitan  
Distribution semi-cosmopolitan [details]
WoRMS (2018). Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) ambrosia ambrosia Alcock, 1898. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=286725 on 2018-03-23
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basis of record Cairns, S.D., and Keller, N.B., 1993. New taxa and distributional records of azooxanthellate Scleractinia from the tropical south-west Indian Ocean, with comments on their zoogeography and ecology. Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 103(5): 213-292, 13 pls.  [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D.; Hoeksema, B.W. & van der Land, J. (2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D. (2009). On line appendix: Phylogenetic list of the 711 valid Recent azooxanthellate scleractinian species with their junior synonyms and depth ranges, 28 pp. In: Cold-Water Corals: The Biology and Geology of Deep-Sea Coral Habitats. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge., available online at http://www.lophelia.org/online-appendices [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D., 1981. Marine flora and fauna of the northeastern United States. Scleractinia. NOAA Tech. Rept. NMFS Circ. 438: l4 pp., l6 figs.  [details]   

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1995. The marine fauna of New Zealand: Scleractinia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa). N. Z. Oceanographic Mem, 103: 210 pp. [details]   

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1994. Scleractinia of the Temperate North Pacific. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 557:150 pp., 42 plates, 3 figs.  [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Cairns, Stephen (look up in IMIS[details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 

From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 311-1230 m [details]

Distribution semi-cosmopolitan [details]

Habitat slope [details]

English horn coral  [details]