WoRMS taxon details

Balanophyllia (Balanophyllia) floridana Pourtalès, 1868

286923  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:286923)

marine, fresh, terrestrial
Depth range 13-220 m  
Depth range 13-220 m [details]
WoRMS (2018). Balanophyllia (Balanophyllia) floridana Pourtalès, 1868. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=286923 on 2018-03-22
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basis of record 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., Jaap, W.C., and J.C. Lang. 2009. Scleractinia (Cnidaria) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 333–347 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 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]   

source of synonymy Cairns, S. D. (1977). Caryophylliina and Dendrophylliina (Anthozoa: Scleractinia). Mem. Hourglass Cruises 3(4): 27 pp. 2, pls. [details]   

redescription Cairns, S.D. (1977). A review of the Recent species of Balanophyllia (Anthozoa: Scleractinia) in the western Atlantic, with descriptions of four new species. Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 90(1): 132-148.  [details]   

redescription Cairns, S.D. (2000). A revision of the shallow-water azooxanthellate scleractinia of the Western Atlantic. Studies on the fauna of Curacao and other Caribbean Islands. 125: 1-235. [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 

From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 13-220 m [details]

English porous cup coral  [details]