WoRMS taxon details

Eugorgia Verrill, 1868

267424  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267424)

accepted
Genus
Leptogorgia ampla Verrill, 1864 accepted as Eugorgia ampla (Verrill, 1864) (type by subsequent designation)
Gorgonia (Eugorgia) Verrill, 1868 · unaccepted (changed combination)
Species Eugorgia alba Bielschowsky, 1929
Species Eugorgia ampla (Verrill, 1864)
Species Eugorgia aurantiaca (Horn, 1861)
Species Eugorgia beebei Breedy, Williams & Guzman, 2013
Species Eugorgia bradleyi Verrill, 1868
Species Eugorgia daniana Verrill, 1868
Species Eugorgia excelsa Verrill, 1868
Species Eugorgia multifida Verrill, 1870
Species Eugorgia mutabilis Breedy, Williams & Guzman, 2013
Species Eugorgia nobilis Verrill, 1868
Species Eugorgia panamensis (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)
Species Eugorgia purpurascens Verrill, 1868
Species Eugorgia querciformis Bielschowsky, 1918
Species Eugorgia rubens Verrill, 1868
Species Eugorgia siedenburgae Breedy & Guzman, 2013
Species Eugorgia wilkiei Olvera, Hernández, Sánchez & Gómez-Gutiérrez, 2018

Species Eugorgia ahorcadensis Soler-Hurtado & López-González, 2012 accepted as Eugorgia nobilis Verrill, 1868 (synonym)
Species Eugorgia euryale Bayer, 1952 accepted as Leptogorgia euryale (Bayer, 1952) (original combination)
Species Eugorgia forreri Studer, 1883 accepted as Eugorgia aurantiaca (Horn, 1861) (synonym)
Species Eugorgia gilchristi Hickson, 1904 accepted as Leptogorgia gilchristi (Hickson, 1904) (original combination)
Species Eugorgia lineata J.S. Thomson, 1916 accepted as Leptogorgia gilchristi (Hickson, 1904) (synonym)
Species Eugorgia medusa Bayer, 1952 accepted as Leptogorgia medusa (Bayer, 1952) (original combination)
Species Eugorgia mexicana Verrill, 1868 accepted as Eugorgia aurantiaca (Horn, 1861) (synonym)
Species Eugorgia stheno Bayer, 1952 accepted as Leptogorgia stheno (Bayer, 1952) (original combination)
Species Eugorgia virgulata (Lamarck, 1815) accepted as Leptogorgia virgulata (Lamarck, 1815) (unaccepted > superseded combination)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Verrill, A.E. (1868-1870). Notes on Radiata in the Museum of Yale College, with descriptions of new genera and species. No. 6. Review of the corals and polyps of the west coast of America. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Science.</em> 1: 377-558, pl. 6., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27729638 [details]   

(of Gorgonia (Eugorgia) Verrill, 1868) Verrill, A.E. (1868). Critical remarks on halcyonoid polyps in the Museum of Yale College, with descriptions of new genera. <em>The American Journal of Science and Arts (Series 2).</em> 45: 411-416., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36447997
page(s): 415 [details]   
McFadden, C.; Cordeiro, R.; Williams, G.; van Ofwegen, L. (2022). World List of Octocorallia. Eugorgia Verrill, 1868. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267424 on 2022-11-29
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2008-01-14 11:18:07Z
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2010-09-15 12:49:54Z
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2020-07-20 10:39:36Z
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2021-06-19 21:34:25Z
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original description Verrill, A.E. (1868-1870). Notes on Radiata in the Museum of Yale College, with descriptions of new genera and species. No. 6. Review of the corals and polyps of the west coast of America. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Science.</em> 1: 377-558, pl. 6., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27729638 [details]   

original description  (of Gorgonia (Eugorgia) Verrill, 1868) Verrill, A.E. (1868). Critical remarks on halcyonoid polyps in the Museum of Yale College, with descriptions of new genera. <em>The American Journal of Science and Arts (Series 2).</em> 45: 411-416., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36447997
page(s): 415 [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

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): 1-90., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.1419.1.1
page(s): 76, 79 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Williams, G. C.; Breedy, O. (2004). The Panamic Gorgonian Genus Pacifigorgia (Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae) in the Galápagos Archipelago, with Descriptions of Three New Species. <em>Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences.</em> 55(3): 55-88., available online at http://www.archive.org/download/proceedingso551122004cali/proceedingso551122004cali.pdf
page(s): 56 [details]   

additional source Grasshoff, M. (1988). The Genus Leptogorgia (Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae) in West Africa. <em>Atlantide Report.</em> 14, 91-147.
page(s): 98 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Bayer, F.M. (1961). The shallow-water Octocorallia of the West Indian region. A manual for marine biologists. <em>Studies on the Fauna of Curacao and Other Caribbean Islands.</em> 12:1-373, pls. 1-23., available online at https://repository.naturalis.nl/pub/506065
page(s): 345 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Breedy, O.; Guzmán, H. M. (2003). Octocorals from Costa Rica: The genus Pacifigorgia (Coelenterata: Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae). <em>Auckland: Magnolia Press.</em>
page(s): 4 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Breedy, O.; Guzmán, H. M. (2003). A new species of Pacifigorgia (Coelenterata: Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae) from Panamá. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 128: 1-10.
page(s): 1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Deichmann, E. (1936). The Alcyonaria of the western part of the Atlantic Ocean. <em>Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard College.</em> 53: 1-317, plates 1-37., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/4363633
page(s): 174 [details]   

additional source Bayer, F.M. (1979). Adelogorgia telones, a new species of gorgonacean coral (Coelenterata: Octocorallia) from the Galapagos Islands. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 91(4): 1026-1036., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34602309
page(s): 1034 [details]   

additional source Hickson, S. J. (1930). On the classification of the Alcyonaria. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, XIV, 229-252
page(s): 249 [details]   

new combination reference Verrill, A.E. (1868-1870). Notes on Radiata in the Museum of Yale College, with descriptions of new genera and species. No. 6. Review of the corals and polyps of the west coast of America. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Science.</em> 1: 377-558, pl. 6., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27729638
page(s): 406-407 [details]   
 
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