WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlexaura homomalla (Esper, 1794)

290797  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:290797)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Esper, E.C.J. (1794). Die Pflanzenthiere in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Farben erleuchtet, nebst Beschreibungen. Zweyter Theil. (Raspe: Nürnberg): 1-303., available online at http://digi.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/diglit/esper1791ga?sid=2d5b0169727df890642a3a5e6a1c914e&ui_lang=eng [details]   

(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonia homomalla Esper, 1794) Esper, E.C.J. (1794). Die Pflanzenthiere in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Farben erleuchtet, nebst Beschreibungen. Zweyter Theil. (Raspe: Nürnberg): 1-303., available online at http://digi.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/diglit/esper1791ga?sid=2d5b0169727df890642a3a5e6a1c914e&ui_lang=eng [details]   

(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlexaura homomalla f. homomalla Esper, 1794) Esper, E.C.J. (1794). Die Pflanzenthiere in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Farben erleuchtet, nebst Beschreibungen. Zweyter Theil. (Raspe: Nürnberg): 1-303., available online at http://digi.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/diglit/esper1791ga?sid=2d5b0169727df890642a3a5e6a1c914e&ui_lang=eng [details]   
Hoeksema, B.; van Ofwegen, L. (2017). Plexaura homomalla (Esper, 1794). In: Cordeiro, R. (2017). World List of Octocorallia. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=290797 on 2018-01-17

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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
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original description Esper, E.C.J. (1794). Die Pflanzenthiere in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Farben erleuchtet, nebst Beschreibungen. Zweyter Theil. (Raspe: Nürnberg): 1-303., available online at http://digi.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/diglit/esper1791ga?sid=2d5b0169727df890642a3a5e6a1c914e&ui_lang=eng [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonia homomalla Esper, 1794) Esper, E.C.J. (1794). Die Pflanzenthiere in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Farben erleuchtet, nebst Beschreibungen. Zweyter Theil. (Raspe: Nürnberg): 1-303., available online at http://digi.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/diglit/esper1791ga?sid=2d5b0169727df890642a3a5e6a1c914e&ui_lang=eng [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonia humosa Esper, 1794) Esper, E.C.J. (1794). Die Pflanzenthiere in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Farben erleuchtet, nebst Beschreibungen. Zweyter Theil. (Raspe: Nürnberg): 1-303., available online at http://digi.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/diglit/esper1791ga?sid=2d5b0169727df890642a3a5e6a1c914e&ui_lang=eng [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlexaura homomalla f. homomalla Esper, 1794) Esper, E.C.J. (1794). Die Pflanzenthiere in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Farben erleuchtet, nebst Beschreibungen. Zweyter Theil. (Raspe: Nürnberg): 1-303., available online at http://digi.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/diglit/esper1791ga?sid=2d5b0169727df890642a3a5e6a1c914e&ui_lang=eng [details]   

basis of record L.P. van Ofwegen, S.D. Cairns & J. van der Land (eds). (2000-2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D., and Bayer, F.M., 2009. Octocorallia (Cnidaria) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 321–331 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonia humosa Esper, 1794) Bayer FM (1961) The shallow-water Octocorallia of the West Indian Region. Martinus Nijhoff, The Hague, Netherlands [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlexaura homomalla f. homomalla Esper, 1794) Bayer FM (1961) The shallow-water Octocorallia of the West Indian Region. Martinus Nijhoff, The Hague, Netherlands [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

 

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