WoRMS taxon details

Acanthopathes thyoides (Pourtalès, 1880)

Acanthopathes thyoides, 100-130 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.
 

289313  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:289313)

accepted
Species
marine, terrestrial
Not documented
Type locality contained in Saint Vincent Island  
type locality contained in Saint Vincent Island [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Molodtsova, T.; Opresko, D. (2018). World List of Antipatharia. Acanthopathes thyoides (Pourtalès, 1880). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=289313 on 2018-09-23
Date
action
by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
created
2013-03-21 16:00:25Z
checked

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original description  (ofAntipathes thyoides Pourtalès, 1880) Pourtalès, L. F. 1880.Report on the corals and Antipatharia. Reports on the results of dredging, under the supervision of Alexander Agassiz, in the Caribbean sea, 1878-79, by the United States coast survey steamer "Blake", commander J. R. Bartlett, U. S. N., commanding. Part VI.Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology (Harvard University). 6(4):95-120
page(s): 115, Plate III (17, 31) [details]   

additional source 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]   

new combination reference Opresko D.M. 2004.Revision of the Antipatharia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa). Part IV. Establishment of a new family, Aphanipathidae.Zool. Med. Leiden 78 (11): 209-240, available online at http://www.repository.naturalis.nl/document/51441 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

 

Acanthopathes thyoides, 100-130 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.