WoRMS taxon details

Leptopenus antarcticus Cairns, 1989

173390  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:173390)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Cairns SD. (1989). A revision of the ahermatypic Scleractinia of the Philippine Islands and adjacent waters, Part 1: Fungiacyathidae, Micrabaciidae, Turbinoliinae, Guyniidae, and Flabellidae. <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 486: 1-136. [details]   
Holotype  USNM 47483, geounit Antarctica  
Holotype USNM 47483, geounit Antarctica [details]
Depth range 2005-2897 m  
Depth range 2005-2897 m [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2023). World List of Scleractinia. Leptopenus antarcticus Cairns, 1989. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=173390 on 2023-03-24
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2005-07-13 08:49:24Z
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
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2010-08-07 12:53:04Z
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2018-08-07 07:43:01Z
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2022-07-30 11:56:02Z
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original description Cairns SD. (1989). A revision of the ahermatypic Scleractinia of the Philippine Islands and adjacent waters, Part 1: Fungiacyathidae, Micrabaciidae, Turbinoliinae, Guyniidae, and Flabellidae. <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 486: 1-136. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Cairns, Stephen (look up in IMIS[details]   

context source (Hexacorallia) Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record Clarke, A.; Johnston, N.M. (2003). Antarctic marine benthic diversity. <i>Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review</i>. 41: 47-114. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Cairns SD, Hoeksema BW, van der Land J. (1999). Appendix: List of extant stony corals. <em>Atoll Research Bulletin.</em> 459: 13-46.
page(s): 34 [details]   

additional source Cairns SD, Hoeksema BW, 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. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Riemann-Z├╝rneck, K.; Iken, K. (2003). Corallimorphus profundus in shallow Antarctic habitats: bionomics, histology, and systematcis (Cnidaria: Hexacorallia). Zoologische Verhandelingen, 345, 367-386
page(s): 382 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
   

Holotype USNM 47483, geounit Antarctica [details]
Paratype USNM 47479, geounit Antarctica [details]
Paratype USNM 47480, geounit South Georgian and the South Sandwich Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Paratype USNM 47481, geounit Antarctica [details]
Paratype USNM 47482, geounit Antarctica [details]
Paratype USNM 81746, geounit Antarctica [details]
From other sources
Biology azooxanthellate [details]

Depth range 2005-2897 m [details]
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