WoRMS taxon details

Tanacetipathes hirta (Gray, 1857)

Tanacetipathes hirta, 85-100 m Flower Garden Banks, Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-FGBNMS/UNCW-UVP. Identifications by D. Opresko. Specimens from the Flower Garden Banks have slightly larger skeletal spines than those of most specimens collected outside the Gulf of Mexico. 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.
 

291175  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:291175)

accepted
Species
Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857 · unaccepted (new combination)
Antipathes picea Pourtalès, 1880 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Parantipathes hirta (Gray, 1857) · unaccepted > superseded combination
marine, terrestrial
(of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) Gray, J.E. (1857). Synopsis of the families and genera of axiferous zoophytes or barked corals. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 25 (1): 278-294., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32451423
page(s): 293 [details]   
Type locality contained in West Indies  
type locality contained in West Indies [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Molodtsova, T.; Opresko, D. (2023). World List of Antipatharia. Tanacetipathes hirta (Gray, 1857). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=291175 on 2023-02-08
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original description  (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) Gray, J.E. (1857). Synopsis of the families and genera of axiferous zoophytes or barked corals. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 25 (1): 278-294., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32451423
page(s): 293 [details]   

original description  (of Antipathes picea Pourtalès, 1880) Pourtalès, L.F. (1880). Report on the corals and Antipatharia. Reports on the results of dredging, under the supervision of Alexander Agassiz, in the Caribbean Sea, 1878-79, by the United States coast survey steamer "Blake", commander J.R. Bartlett, U.S.N., commanding. VI. <em>.Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology.</em> 6(4): 95-120, pls. 1-3. [details]   

context source (Bermuda) Sterrer, W. (1986). Marine fauna and flora of Bermuda: a systematic guide to the identification of marine organisms. Wiley-Interscience Publication. Wiley, 742 pp [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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

basis of record D.M.Opresko and J. van der Land (eds), update 10-2007, as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Opresko, D. M. 2009. Antipatharia (Cnidaria) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 359–363 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Opresko, D.M., 2001. New Species of antipatharians (Cnidaria: Anthozoa) from Madeira, with establishment of new genus.— Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 114 (2): 349-358.
page(s): 349 [details]   

additional source Opresko, D.M. 2001. Revision of the Antipatharia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa). Part I. Establishment of a new family, Myriopathidae. Zool. Med. Leiden 75 (17): 343-370, available online at http://www.repository.naturalis.nl/document/45071
page(s): 358, 360, 361 [details]   

additional source Pérez, C. D.; Costa, D. L.; Opresko, D. M. (2005). A new species of Tanacetipathes from Brazil, with a redescription of the type species T. tanacetum (Pourtalès) (Cnidaria, Anthozoa, Antipatharia). <em>Zootaxa.</em> 890: 1-12.
page(s): 2 [details]   

additional source Loiola L.L., Castro C.B. 2005. Tanacetipathes Opresko, 2001 (Cnidaria: Antipatharia: Myriopathidae) from Brazil, including two new species. Zootaxa 1081:1-31
page(s): 1, 3, 9, 10-12, 18, 26, 30 [details]   
 
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    Definitions

Nontype (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) BMNH 1979.6.2.1-4, geounit Trinidad and Tobago Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) MCZ, geounit Grenadian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) MCZ, geounit Martinican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) RSMAS [details]
Nontype (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) RSMAS, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) RSMAS, geounit Bahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) RSMAS, geounit Grenadian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) RSMAS, geounit Mexican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) RSMAS, geounit Puerto Rican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) USNM 51595, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) USNM 7203, geounit Cuban Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MNRJ 4618, geounit Brazilian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) MCZ, geounit Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) MNRJ 2467, geounit Brazilian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) MNRJ 2548, geounit Brazilian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) MNRJ 2577, geounit Brazilian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) MNRJ 2579, geounit Brazilian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) MNRJ 2847, geounit Brazilian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) MNRJ 3071, geounit Brazilian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) RSMAS, geounit Guyanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type (of Antipathes hirta Gray, 1857) RSMAS, geounit Venezuelan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
LanguageName 
English bottle-brush bush black coralbottle brush bush black coral [from synonym]  [details]
Tanacetipathes hirta, 85-100 m Flower Garden Banks, Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-FGBNMS/UNCW-UVP. Identifications by D. Opresko. Specimens from the Flower Garden Banks have slightly larger skeletal spines than those of most specimens collected outside the Gulf of Mexico. 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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