WoRMS taxon details

Hemicorallium niobe (Bayer, 1964)

1311257  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1311257)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Corallium niobe Bayer, 1964) Bayer, F. M. (1964). The Genus Corallium (Gorgonacea: Scleraxonia) in the Western North Atlantic Ocean. <em>Bulletin of Marine Science of the Gulf and Caribbean.</em> 14 (3): 465-478. [details]   
Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2020). World List of Octocorallia. Hemicorallium niobe (Bayer, 1964). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1311257 on 2020-08-03
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original description  (of Corallium niobe Bayer, 1964) Bayer, F. M. (1964). The Genus Corallium (Gorgonacea: Scleraxonia) in the Western North Atlantic Ocean. <em>Bulletin of Marine Science of the Gulf and Caribbean.</em> 14 (3): 465-478. [details]   

new combination reference Tu, T.-H.; Dai, C.-F.; Jeng, M.-S. (2016). Taxonomic revision of Coralliidae with descriptions of new species from New Caledonia and the Hawaiian Archipelago. <em>Marine Biology Research.</em> 12(10): 1003-1038., available online at http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/17451000.2016.1241411 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

LanguageName 
English Niobe's precious coral [from synonym]  [details]
French corail de Niobé [from synonym]  [details]
Corallium niobe, 2400 m Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of Lophelia II Reefs, Rigs, and Wrecks, BOEM-NOAA-OER. Identification by A. Quattrini. For more information see: Brooks JM, Fisher C, Roberts H, Cordes E, Baums I, Bernard B, Church R, Etnoyer P, German C, Goehring E,  McDonald I, Roberts H, Shank T, Warren D, Welsh S, Wolff G, Weaver D (2015). Exploration and research of northern Gulf of Mexico deepwater natural and artificial hard-bottom habitats with emphasis on coral communities: Reefs, rigs, and wrecks—“Lophelia II” Appendices. U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region, New Orleans, LA. OCS Study BOEM 2016-022. 711 p.
 
[image from synonym]

Corallium niobe,  750 m Roatan, Honduras.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA DeepCAST I Expedition. Identification by P. Etnoyer.
 
[image from synonym]