WoRMS taxon details

Acanthogorgia armata Verrill, 1878

125348  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125348)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Verrill, A. E. (1878). Art. 46. Notice of recent additions to the marine fauna of the eastern coast of North America, No. 2. <em>American Journal of Science and Arts.</em> 16(95):371-378., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36841652
page(s): 376 [details]   
Distribution from off Newfoundland waters in the north to off Martha's Vineyard in the south.  
Distribution from off Newfoundland waters in the north to off Martha's Vineyard in the south. [details]
Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2021). World List of Octocorallia. Acanthogorgia armata Verrill, 1878. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125348 on 2021-06-13
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original description Verrill, A. E. (1878). Art. 46. Notice of recent additions to the marine fauna of the eastern coast of North America, No. 2. <em>American Journal of Science and Arts.</em> 16(95):371-378., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36841652
page(s): 376 [details]   

original description  (of Acanthogorgia granulata Grasshoff, 1973) Grasshoff, M. (1973). Die gorgonaria des östlichen nordatlantik un des mittelmeeres II. Die Gattung Acanthogorgia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa). Auswertund der "Atlantischen Kuppenfahrten 1967" von F.S. "Meteor". <em>Meteor-Forschungs Ergebnisse.</em> Reihe D, 13: 1-10. [details]   

original description  (of Acanthogorgia verrilli Studer, 1890) Studer, T. (1890). Note préliminaires sur les alcyonaires provenant des campagnes du yacht "l'Hirondelle" 1886-1887-1888. <em>Mémoires de la Société zoologique de France.</em> 3(5): 551-559., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10111779
page(s): 555 [details]   

context source (MSBIAS) MEDIN. (2011). UK checklist of marine species derived from the applications Marine Recorder and UNICORN. version 1.0. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record van Ofwegen, L.; Grasshoff, M.; van der Land, J. (2001). Octocorallia (excl. Pennatulacea), <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 104-105 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Breeze, H., D.S. Davis, M. Butler, and V. Kostylev. 1997. Distribution and status of deep sea corals off Nova Scotia. Ecology Action Centre. Halifax. 58 p. [details]   

additional source Madsen, F. J. (1944). Octocorallia (Stolonifera - Telestacea - Xeniidae - Alcyonacea - Gorgonacea). <em>The Danish Ingolf-Expedition, Vol. V. Bianco Luno A/S.</em> 5(13): 1-65., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16849046 [details]   

additional source Watling, L.; Auster, P. (2005). Distribution of deep-water Alcyonacea off the Northeast Coast of the United States. In: Freiwald, A., R.J. Murray, editors. Cold-Water Corals and Ecosystems. <em>Proceedings of the Second Deep-Sea Coral Symposium.</em> 279-296. [details]   

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution from off Newfoundland waters in the north to off Martha's Vineyard in the south. [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LanguageName 
English armoured sea fan coral  [details]
French corail à armure  [details]