Mopsea eburnea Pourtales, 1868

Catalog Number: YPM IZ 005873.CN
Department: Invertebrate Zoology
Scientific Name: Mopsea eburnea Pourtales, 1868, HOLOTYPE
Taxonomy: Animalia; Cnidaria; Anthozoa; Octocorallia; Gorgonacea; Holaxonia; Isididae
Identification: See: Pourtales, Louis F. 1868. Contributions to the fauna of the Gulf Stream at great depths. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology Harvard University. 1 (7): 121-142.
Common Name: sea fans and sea whips; stony corals and anemones; cnidarians; animals
Locality: Atlantic Ocean, North America; Atlantic Ocean; USA; Florida; Straits of Florida; off Sombrero Key. Mud bottom, 517-517 fm
Collected: Pourtales, L. F., U.S. Coast Survey Stmr. Bibb, 1868-05-01
Description: CSBR Slide Grant Image 2016; IZ number 5873; lot count 1; Microslide 01, balsam, sclerites; Microslide 02, cardboard, fragment; other number AEV 8045; other number MCZ 4876
All Determinations: Acanella eburnea
HYPOTYPE. See: Deichmann, Elisabeth. 1936. The Alcyonaria of the western part of the Atlantic Ocean. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College. 53: 1-317, pls. 1-37.

Mopsea eburnea
HOLOTYPE. See: Pourtales, Louis F. 1868. Contributions to the fauna of the Gulf Stream at great depths. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology Harvard University. 1 (7): 121-142.
Preparations: microslide; microslide
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