WoRMS taxon details

Plexaurella dichotoma (Esper, 1791)

290812  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:290812)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2020). World List of Octocorallia. Plexaurella dichotoma (Esper, 1791). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=290812 on 2020-07-11
Date
action
by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
created
2010-09-17 06:17:46Z
checked

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original description  (of Plexaurella obesa Verrill, 1912) Verrill, A. E. (1912). The gorgonians of the Brazilian coast. <em>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (2).</em> 15:373-404. [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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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English slit-pore sea roddouble-forked plexaurella  [details]
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