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Polymyces fragilis (Pourtalès, 1868)

290837  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:290837)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Pourtalès, L.F. de. (1868). Contributions to the fauna of the Gulf Stream at great depths (2d series). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, in Cambridge. 1(7): 121-142. [details]   
Depth range 75-822 m  
Depth range 75-822 m [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Polymyces fragilis (Pourtalès, 1868). Accessed through: Glover, A.G., Higgs, N., Horton, T. (2018) World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS) at: http://www.marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=290837 on 2018-08-22
Glover, A.G., Higgs, N., Horton, T. (2018). World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS). Polymyces fragilis (Pourtalès, 1868). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=290837 on 2018-08-22
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
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2010-08-26 16:26:01Z
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original description Pourtalès, L.F. de. (1868). Contributions to the fauna of the Gulf Stream at great depths (2d series). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, in Cambridge. 1(7): 121-142. [details]   

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]   

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1979. The deep-water Scleractinia of the Caribbean and adjacent waters. Stud. Fauna Curacao, 57 (180): 341 pp. [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]   

context source (Deepsea) Cairns, Stephen (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 75-822 m [details]
 

LanguageName 
English twelve-root cup coral  [details]
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