Acanthogorgia hirta Pourtales, 1868

Catalog Number: YPM IZ 006540.CN
Department: Invertebrate Zoology
Scientific Name: Acanthogorgia hirta Pourtales, 1868, SYNTYPE
Taxonomy: Animalia; Cnidaria; Anthozoa; Octocorallia; Gorgonacea; Holaxonia; Acanthogorgiidae
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; about 30 miles S of Sombrero Key, 324-324 fm
Collected: Pourtales, L. F., U.S. Coast Survey Stmr. Bibb, 1868-05-04
Description: CSBR Slide Grant Image 2016; IZ number 6540; lot count 1; Microslide 01, cardboard, fragment; Microslide 02, balsam, sclerites; Microslide 03, balsam, sclerites; other number MCZ 4678
All Determinations: Trachymuricea hirta
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.

Paramuricea hirta
HYPOTYPE. See: Verrill, Addison E. 1883. Report on the Anthozoa, and on some additional species dredged by the "Blake" in 1877-79, and by the U.S. Fish Commission steamer "Fish Hawk" in 1880-1882. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology Harvard University. 11 (1): 1-72, pls. 1-8.

Acanthogorgia hirta
SYNTYPE. 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.
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IZ.006540.CN: Acanthogorgia hirta; Calicle Digital Image: Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History; photo by D. Drew, 2016 metadata updated: 20 Sep 2017 11:32:37
IZ.006540.CN: Acanthogorgia hirta; Calicle Digital Image: Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History; photo by D. Drew, 2016 metadata updated: 20 Sep 2017 11:32:38
IZ.006540.CN: Acanthogorgia hirta; Sclerites Digital Image: Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History; photo by D. Drew, 2016 metadata updated: 20 Sep 2017 11:32:39
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