WoRMS taxon details

Callogorgia delta Cairns & Bayer, 2002

832293  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:832293)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Cairns, S.D.; Bayer, F.M. (2002). Studies on western Atlantic Octocorallia (Coelenterata: Anthozoa). Part 2: The genus Callogorgia Gray, 1858. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 115(4): 840-867. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2019). World List of Octocorallia. Callogorgia delta Cairns & Bayer, 2002. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=832293 on 2019-11-18
Date
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2015-01-23 07:57:19Z
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2018-08-03 17:55:05Z
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original description Cairns, S.D.; Bayer, F.M. (2002). Studies on western Atlantic Octocorallia (Coelenterata: Anthozoa). Part 2: The genus Callogorgia Gray, 1858. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 115(4): 840-867. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Callogorgia americana delta Cairns & Bayer, 2002) Cairns, S.D.; Bayer, F.M. (2002). Studies on western Atlantic Octocorallia (Coelenterata: Anthozoa). Part 2: The genus Callogorgia Gray, 1858. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 115(4): 840-867. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Bayer, F. M.; Cairns, S. D.; Cordeiro, R. T.; Pérez, C. D. (2014). New records of the genus Callogorgia (Anthozoa: Octocorallia) in the western Atlantic, including the description of a new species. <em>Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom.</em> 1-7., available online at https://doi.org/10.1017/s0025315414001957 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

 

Callogorgia delta, 350 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.