WoRMS taxon details

Tanacetipathes hirta (Gray, 1857)

291175  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:291175)

accepted
Species
Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857 (new combination)
marine, terrestrial
(ofAntipathes hirta Gray, 1857) Gray J.E., 1857. Synopsis of the families and genera of axiferous zoophytes or barked corals. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 25(345): 278-294, available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1857.tb01242.x
page(s): 293 [details]   
Type locality contained in West Indies  
type locality contained in West Indies [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Molodtsova, T.; Opresko, D. (2018). World List of Antipatharia. Tanacetipathes hirta (Gray, 1857). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=291175 on 2018-06-20
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
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2014-08-11 11:22:13Z
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original description  (ofAntipathes hirta Gray, 1857) Gray J.E., 1857. Synopsis of the families and genera of axiferous zoophytes or barked corals. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 25(345): 278-294, available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1857.tb01242.x
page(s): 293 [details]   

basis of record 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]   

additional source  (ofAntipathes hirta Gray, 1857) van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

additional source  (ofAntipathes hirta Gray, 1857) Warner, G.F. (1981). Species descriptions and ecological observations of black corals (Antipatharia) from Trinidad. Bulletin of Marine Science 31(1):147-163. [details]   

new combination reference  (ofAntipathes hirta Gray, 1857) Opresko, D.M., 2001. New Species of antipatharians (Cnidaria: Anthozoa) from Madeira, with establishment of new genus.— Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 114 (2): 349-358. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Type locality 
 

 

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English bottle brush bush black coral [from synonym]  [details]
Tanacetipathes hirta, 85-100 m Flower Garden Banks, Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-FGBNMS/UNCW-UVP. Identifications by D. Opresko. Specimens from the Flower Garden Banks have slightly larger skeletal spines than those of most specimens collected outside the Gulf of Mexico. 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.