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Leptogorgia Milne Edwards, 1857

125302  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125302)

accepted
Genus
Species Leptogorgia acuta Bielschowsky, 1918
Species Leptogorgia alba (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)
Species Leptogorgia albipunctata Stiasny, 1936
Species Leptogorgia ampla (Verrill, 1864)
Species Leptogorgia annobonensis Grasshoff, 1992
Species Leptogorgia arbuscula (Philippi, 1866)
Species Leptogorgia aureoflavescens Grasshoff, 1988
Species Leptogorgia barbadensis (Bayer, 1961)
Species Leptogorgia bayeri Williams & Lindo, 1997
Species Leptogorgia californica (Verrill, 1868)
Species Leptogorgia capverdensis (Grasshoff, 1986)
Species Leptogorgia cardinalis (Bayer, 1961)
Species Leptogorgia chilensis (Verrill, 1868)
Species Leptogorgia cofrini Breedy & Guzman, 2005
Species Leptogorgia contorta Kükenthal, 1919
Species Leptogorgia cuspidata Verrill, 1865
Species Leptogorgia dakarensis Stiasny, 1939
Species Leptogorgia daniana (Verrill, 1868)
Species Leptogorgia dichotoma Verrill, 1870
Species Leptogorgia diffusa (Verrill, 1868)
Species Leptogorgia divergens Studer, 1878
Species Leptogorgia dubia Kükenthal, 1924
Species Leptogorgia esperi Verrill, 1869
Species Leptogorgia euryale (Bayer, 1952)
Species Leptogorgia fasciculata Bielschowsky, 1918
Species Leptogorgia festiva Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
Species Leptogorgia flammea (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Species Leptogorgia flexilis (Verrill, 1868)
Species Leptogorgia florae (Verrill, 1868)
Species Leptogorgia floridana Verrill, 1869
Species Leptogorgia fuscopunctata (Koch, 1886)
Species Leptogorgia gaini (Stiasny, 1940)
Species Leptogorgia gilchristi (Hickson, 1904)
Species Leptogorgia gruveli (Stiasny, 1936)
Species Leptogorgia hebes Verrill, 1869
Species Leptogorgia labiata Verrill, 1870
Species Leptogorgia longiramosa Kükenthal, 1924
Species Leptogorgia lütkeni (Wright & Studer, 1889)
Species Leptogorgia maghrebensis (Stiasny, 1936)
Species Leptogorgia medusa (Bayer, 1952)
Species Leptogorgia miniata (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857)
Species Leptogorgia multifida (Verrill, 1870)
Species Leptogorgia nobilis (Verrill, 1868)
Species Leptogorgia palma (Pallas, 1766)
Species Leptogorgia panamensis (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860)
Species Leptogorgia peruana Verrill, 1868
Species Leptogorgia piccola Grasshoff, 1988
Species Leptogorgia pinnata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Leptogorgia porosissima Milne Edwards, 1857
Species Leptogorgia principensis Grasshoff, 1992
Species Leptogorgia pulcherrima Bielschowsky in Kükenthal, 1919
Species Leptogorgia pumicea (Valenciennes, 1855)
Species Leptogorgia pumila (Verrill, 1868)
Species Leptogorgia punicea (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857)
Species Leptogorgia purpurea (Pallas, 1767)
Species Leptogorgia purpureoviolacea (Stiasny, 1936)
Species Leptogorgia pusilla Kükenthal, 1919
Species Leptogorgia querciformis (Bielschowsky, 1918)
Species Leptogorgia radula (Möbius, 1861)
Species Leptogorgia rathbunnii (Verrill, 1912)
Species Leptogorgia rigida Verrill, 1864
Species Leptogorgia riodouroi (Stiasny, 1937)
Species Leptogorgia rosea (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Leptogorgia ruberrima (Koch, 1886)
Species Leptogorgia rubra Bielschowsky, 1918
Species Leptogorgia rubroflavescens Stiasny, 1939
Species Leptogorgia rubropurpurea (Pallas, 1766)
Species Leptogorgia saharensis Stiasny, 1939
Species Leptogorgia sanguinea (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Leptogorgia setacea (Pallas, 1766)
Species Leptogorgia stheno (Bayer, 1952)
Species Leptogorgia styx Bayer, 2000
Species Leptogorgia sulfurea Bielschowsky, 1918
Species Leptogorgia sylvanae Stiasny, 1940
Species Leptogorgia tenuis Verrill, 1863
Species Leptogorgia tenuissima Kükenthal, 1919
Species Leptogorgia varians (Koch, 1886)
Species Leptogorgia viminalis (Pallas, 1766)
Species Leptogorgia violacea (Pallas, 1766)
Species Leptogorgia violetta Grasshoff, 1988
Species Leptogorgia virgea (Valenciennes, 1855)
Species Leptogorgia virgulata (Lamarck, 1815)

Species Leptogorgia caryi Verrill, 1868 (nomen dubium)

Species Leptogorgia aequatorialis Bielschowsky, 1918 (nomen nudum)
Species Leptogorgia cauliculus (Valenciennes, 1855) (nomen nudum)
Species Leptogorgia obscura Bielschowsky, 1918 (nomen nudum)
Species Leptogorgia parva Bielschowsky, 1918 (nomen nudum)
Species Leptogorgia petechizans (Pallas, 1766) (nomen nudum)
Species Leptogorgia ramulus (Valenciennes, 1855) (nomen nudum)

Species Leptogorgia abietina Kükenthal, 1919 accepted as Leptogorgia gilchristi (Hickson, 1904)
Species Leptogorgia africana (Kükenthal, 1919) accepted as Leptogorgia angolana Grasshoff, 1992 accepted as Filigorgia angolana (Grasshoff, 1992) (synonym)
Species Leptogorgia angolana Grasshoff, 1992 accepted as Filigorgia angolana (Grasshoff, 1992)
Species Leptogorgia aurata Thomson, 1917 accepted as Leptogorgia gilchristi (Hickson, 1904) (synonym)
Species Leptogorgia boryana Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857 accepted as Ellisella ceratophyta (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Leptogorgia cabofalsoi (Stiasny, 1939) accepted as Leptogorgia viminalis (Pallas, 1766)
Species Leptogorgia crista (Möbius, 1861) accepted as Leptogorgia palma (Pallas, 1766)
Species Leptogorgia dioxys Bielschowsky in Kükenthal, 1919 accepted as Leptogorgia varians (Koch, 1886)
Species Leptogorgia formosa (Nutting, 1910) accepted as Pseudopterogorgia formosa (Nutting, 1910) (synonym)
Species Leptogorgia guineensis Grasshoff, 1988 accepted as Filigorgia guineensis (Grasshoff, 1988)
Species Leptogorgia occidafricana (Stiasny, 1936) accepted as Leptogorgia viminalis (Pallas, 1766)
Species Leptogorgia pulchra Verrill, 1870 accepted as Pacifigorgia pulchra (Verrill, 1870) (synonym)
Species Leptogorgia puniacea (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857) accepted as Leptogorgia punicea (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857) (lapsus calami)
Species Leptogorgia purpureomaculata Stiasny, 1936 accepted as Leptogorgia albipunctata Stiasny, 1936
Species Leptogorgia sanguinolenta (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Filigorgia sanguinolenta (Pallas, 1766)
Species Leptogorgia schoutedeni Stiasny, 1939 accepted as Filigorgia schoutedeni Stiasny, 1939
Species Leptogorgia senegalensis Stiasny, 1939 accepted as Leptogorgia dakarensis Stiasny, 1939
Species Leptogorgia torresia (Wright & Studer, 1889) accepted as Pseudopterogorgia torresia (Wright & Studer, 1889) (synonym)
Species Leptogorgia webbiana Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857 accepted as Leptogorgia viminalis (Pallas, 1766)
marine
Not documented
Cordeiro, R.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2018). World List of Octocorallia. Leptogorgia Milne Edwards, 1857. Accessed through: Land J. van der (ed). (2008) UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO) at: http://marinespecies.org/urmo/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125302 on 2019-02-21
Land J. van der (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). Leptogorgia Milne Edwards, 1857. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125302 on 2019-02-21
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-14 06:45:32Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2010-09-17 05:35:46Z
checked

basis of record van Ofwegen, L.; Grasshoff, M.; van der Land, J. (2001). Octocorallia (excl. Pennatulacea), <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 104-105 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Neave, Sheffield Airey. (1939). Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. [print version]., available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source Williams, G.C. (1992). Biogeography of the octocorallian coelenterate fauna of southern Africa. <em>Biol. J. Linn. Soc.</em> 46: 351-401. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Breedy; O.; Guzman, H.M. (2007). A revision of the genus Leptogorgia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857 (Coelenterata: Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae) in the eastern Pacific. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 1419: 1-90. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 



Leptogorgia sp., 57 m Yellowtail Reef, Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-USGS-Deep Sea Systems International. Identifications by P. Etnoyer et al. For more information see supplementary material in: Etnoyer PJ, Wickes LN, Silva M, Dubick JD, Balthis L, Salgado E, MacDonald IR (2016). Decline in condition of gorgonian octocorals on mesophotic reefs in the northern Gulf of Mexico: before and after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Coral Reefs 35: 77-90.
 

Leptogorgia sp., 61 m Roughtongue Reef, Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-USGS-Deep Sea Systems International. Identifications by P. Etnoyer et al. For more information see supplementary material in: Etnoyer PJ, Wickes LN, Silva M, Dubick JD, Balthis L, Salgado E, MacDonald IR (2016). Decline in condition of gorgonian octocorals on mesophotic reefs in the northern Gulf of Mexico: before and after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Coral Reefs 35: 77-90.
 


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