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Tanacetipathes Opresko, 2001

Tanacetipathes cf. thamnea, 75-90 m Flower Garden Banks, Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-FGBNMS/UNCW-UVP. Identifications by D. Opresko. Specimens from the Flower Garden Banks differ from the typical form of this species in being more densely branched and  having shorter primary pinnules. For more information see: Opresko DM, Nuttall MF, Hickerson EL (2016). Black corals of the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary. Gulf of Mexico Science 2016(1): 47-67.
 

267888  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267888)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Molodtsova, T.; Opresko, D. (2018). World List of Antipatharia. Tanacetipathes Opresko, 2001. Accessed through: Glover, A.G., Higgs, N., Horton, T. (2018) World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS) at: http://www.marinespecies.org/Deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267888 on 2019-12-13
Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2019). World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS). Tanacetipathes Opresko, 2001. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267888 on 2019-12-13
Date
action
by
2008-01-14 11:18:07Z
created
2014-08-11 11:22:13Z
changed
2018-07-19 16:51:54Z
changed

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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 



Tanacetipathes cf. thamnea, 75-90 m Flower Garden Banks, Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-FGBNMS/UNCW-UVP. Identifications by D. Opresko. Specimens from the Flower Garden Banks differ from the typical form of this species in being more densely branched and  having shorter primary pinnules. For more information see: Opresko DM, Nuttall MF, Hickerson EL (2016). Black corals of the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary. Gulf of Mexico Science 2016(1): 47-67.
 

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