WoRMS taxon details

Balanophyllia (Balanophyllia) capensis Verrill, 1865

286905  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:286905)

accepted
Species
Balanophyllia capensis Verrill, 1865· accepted, alternate representation
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Balanophyllia capensis Verrill, 1865) Verrill, A. E. (1865). Classification of polyps (extract condensed from Synopsis of the Polyps and Corals of the North Pacific Exploring Expedition under Commodore C. Ringgold and Captain John Rodgers, U.S.N.). <em>Communications of the Essex Institute.</em> 4: 145–152., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34752272 [details]   
Depth range 27-274 m  
Depth range 27-274 m [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2020). World List of Scleractinia. Balanophyllia (Balanophyllia) capensis Verrill, 1865. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=286905 on 2020-01-28
Date
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
created
2010-08-30 12:30:03Z
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2019-10-19 10:35:41Z
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original description  (of Balanophyllia capensis Verrill, 1865) Verrill, A. E. (1865). Classification of polyps (extract condensed from Synopsis of the Polyps and Corals of the North Pacific Exploring Expedition under Commodore C. Ringgold and Captain John Rodgers, U.S.N.). <em>Communications of the Essex Institute.</em> 4: 145–152., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34752272 [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. (2009-2017). On line appendix: Phylogenetic list of the 711 valid Recent azooxanthellate scleractinian species with their junior synonyms and depth ranges, 28 pp. <em>In: Cold-Water Corals: The Biology and Geology of Deep-Sea Coral Habitats.</em> Cambridge University Press, Cambridge., available online at http://www.lophelia.org/images/stories/pdfs/Cold-water_Corals_Online_Appendix.pdf [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 27-274 m [details]