Placogorgia mirabilis Deichmann, 1936

Catalog Number: YPM IZ 006379.CN
Department: Invertebrate Zoology
Scientific Name: Placogorgia mirabilis Deichmann, 1936, SYNTYPE?
Taxonomy: Animalia; Cnidaria; Anthozoa; Octocorallia; Gorgonacea; Holaxonia; Plexauridae
Identification: 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.
Common Name: sea fans and sea whips; stony corals and anemones; cnidarians; animals
Locality: Atlantic Ocean; Gulf of Mexico, North America; Atlantic Ocean; Gulf of Mexico; USA; NW of Dry Tortugas, 101-101 fm
Collected: Agassiz, A. E., U.S. Coast Survey Stmr. Blake, 1877-12/1878-03
Description: CSBR Slide Grant Image 2016; IZ number 6379; lot count 1; Microslide 01, fragment
All Determinations: Placogorgia mirabilis
SYNTYPE?. 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.

Heteracis mirabilis
MS NAME. Det. by: Addison E. Verrill
Preparations: microslide
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