WoRMS taxon details

Paramuricea grandis Verrill, 1883

158289  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158289)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Verrill, A.E. (1883). Report on the Anthozoa, and on some additional species dredged by the "Blake" in 1877-1879, and by the U.S. Fish Commission steamer "Fish Hawk" in 1880-82. <em>Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. Harvard.</em> 11: 1-72, plates 1-8., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/4621758
page(s): 37-38 [details]   
Distribution in Nova Scotia waters; found only in the Northwest Atlantic from the Grand Banks, Scotian Shelf, George's Bank and off New...  
Distribution in Nova Scotia waters; found only in the Northwest Atlantic from the Grand Banks, Scotian Shelf, George's Bank and off New England [details]
Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2021). World List of Octocorallia. Paramuricea grandis Verrill, 1883. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158289 on 2021-08-05
Date
action
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2005-05-25 10:44:50Z
created
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
changed
2010-09-17 06:17:46Z
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original description Verrill, A.E. (1883). Report on the Anthozoa, and on some additional species dredged by the "Blake" in 1877-1879, and by the U.S. Fish Commission steamer "Fish Hawk" in 1880-82. <em>Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. Harvard.</em> 11: 1-72, plates 1-8., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/4621758
page(s): 37-38 [details]   

original description  (of Echinomuricea scolopendra Thomson, 1927) Thomson, J.A. (1927). Alcyonaires provenant des campagnes scientifiques du Prince Albert Ier de Monaco. <em>R√©sultats des campagnes scientifiques accomplies sur son yacht par Albert Ier.</em> 73: 1-77, plates 1-6., available online at https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=coo.31924003498692&view=1up&seq=13
page(s): 43 [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 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 L.P. van Ofwegen, S.D. Cairns & J. van der Land (eds). (2000-2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]   

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 in Nova Scotia waters; found only in the Northwest Atlantic from the Grand Banks, Scotian Shelf, George's Bank and off New England [details]
LanguageName 
English greater sea fan coral  [details]
French grand corail  [details]