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Alcyonium antarcticum Wright & Studer, 1889

231819  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:231819)

accepted
Species
Alcyonium paessleri May, 1899 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Wright, E.P.; Studer, T. (1889). Report on the Alcyonaria collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-76. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–76. Zoology.</em> 31 (part 64), lxxii+ 314 pp., 43 pls. London., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2081946
page(s): 239-240 [details]   
Holotype  BMNH 90.4.11.30, geounit Heard and McDonald...  
Holotype BMNH 90.4.11.30, geounit Heard and McDonald Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
McFadden, C.; Cordeiro, R.; Williams, G.; van Ofwegen, L. (2022). World List of Octocorallia. Alcyonium antarcticum Wright & Studer, 1889. Accessed through: Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2022) World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS) at: https://marinespecies.org/deepsea./aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=231819 on 2022-08-20
Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2022). World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS). Alcyonium antarcticum Wright & Studer, 1889. Accessed at: https://marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=231819 on 2022-08-20
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2006-07-10 08:01:24Z
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
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2010-09-14 06:31:48Z
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original description Wright, E.P.; Studer, T. (1889). Report on the Alcyonaria collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-76. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–76. Zoology.</em> 31 (part 64), lxxii+ 314 pp., 43 pls. London., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2081946
page(s): 239-240 [details]   

original description  (of Alcyonium paessleri May, 1899) May, W. (1899). Alcyonarien. <em>Hamburger Magalhaensische Sammelreise.</em> vol. 1 (1896-1907): 1-22., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41504688
page(s): 6-7 [details]   

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

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

basis of record Bowden, D.A.; Clarke, A.; Peck, L.S.; Barnes, D.K.A. (2006). Antarctic sessile marine benthos: colonisation and growth on artificial substrata over three years. MEPS 316: 1-16. [details]   

additional source van Ofwegen, L.P.; Cairns, S.D. ; van der Land, J. (eds). (2000-2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Molander, A. R. (1929). Die Octactiniarien. In: Odhner, Nils Hjalmar, Further zoological results of the Swedish Antarctic Expedition 1901-1903. Stockholm 2(2) pp. 1-86, figs. 1-27, pls. 1-5.
page(s): 48-50 [details]   

additional source Alderslade, P. (2000). Four new genera of soft corals (Coelenterata: Octocorallia), with notes on the classification of some established taxa. <em>Zoologische Mededelingen Leiden.</em> 74: 237-249.
page(s): 240 [details]   

additional source van Ofwegen, L. P.; Häussermann, V.; Försterra, G. (2007). The genus Alcyonium (Octocorallia: Alcyonacea: Alcyoniidae) in Chile. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 1607: 1-19.
page(s): 1, 2, 15 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Casas, C.; Ramil, F.; van Ofwegen, L.P. (1997). Octocorallia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa) from the Scotia Arc, South Atlantic Ocean. I. The genus Alcyonium Linnaeus, 1758. <em>Zoologische Mededelingen Leiden.</em> 71, 299-311.
page(s): 302 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Verseveldt, J. (1967). The Octocorallia collected by R/V "Vema" in the Atlantic Ocean. <em>American Museum Novitates.</em> 2282: 1-19.
page(s): 10 [details]   

additional source Tixier-Durivault, A. (1954). Les Octocoralliaires d'Afrique du Sud (I. Alcyonacea). <em>Bulletin de la Museum Nationale d'Histoire naturelle Paris, Ser. 2.</em> 26(1): 124-129., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/54823119
page(s): 387-388 [details]   

additional source Williams, G.C. (1986). A new species of the octocorallian genus Alcyonium (Anthozoa: Alcyonacea) from southern Africa, with a revised diagnosis of the genus. <em>Journal of Natural History.</em> 20: 53-63.
page(s): 53 [details]   

redescription Verseveldt, J.; van Ofwegen, L.P. (1992). New and redescribed species of Alcyonium Linnaeus, 1758 (Anthozoa: Alcyonacea). <em>Zoologische Mededelingen Leiden.</em> 66(7): 155-181.
page(s): 157-158 [details]   
 
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    Definitions

Holotype BMNH 90.4.11.30, geounit Heard and McDonald Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Alcyonium paessleri May, 1899) AMNH, geounit Argentinean Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Alcyonium paessleri May, 1899) AMNH, geounit Argentinean Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Alcyonium paessleri May, 1899) AMNH, geounit Chilean Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype (of Alcyonium paessleri May, 1899) AMNH, geounit High Seas [details]
Nontype ECIMAT, geounit Antarctica [details]
Nontype ECIMAT, geounit Antarctica [details]
Nontype ECIMAT, geounit Antarctica [details]
Nontype ECIMAT, geounit Antarctica [details]
Nontype ECIMAT, geounit Antarctica [details]
Nontype ECIMAT, geounit South Georgian and the South Sandwich Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype ECIMAT, geounit South Georgian and the South Sandwich Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype RMNH 17721, geounit Antarctica [details]
Nontype RMNH 17722, geounit South Georgian and the South Sandwich Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype RMNH Coel. 23942, geounit Antarctica [details]
Nontype RMNH Coel. 23943, geounit Antarctica [details]
Nontype RMNH Coel. 23944, geounit Antarctica [details]
Nontype USNM 79409, geounit South Georgian and the South Sandwich Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type ZMH C2480, geounit Chilean Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Alcyonium antarcticum, USNM 79409, dorsal)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Alcyonium antarcticum, USNM 79409, ventral)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Alcyonium paessleri, USNM 73353)
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