Calcigorgia pacifica

Calcigorgia pacifica, holotype.

Taxonavigation

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Taxonavigation: Holaxonia 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Phylum: Cnidaria
Classis: Anthozoa
Subclassis: Octocorallia
Ordo: Alcyonacea
Subordo: Holaxonia

Familia: Acanthogorgiidae
Genus: Calcigorgia
Species: Calcigorgia pacifica

Name

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Calcigorgia pacifica Matsumoto, van Ofwegen & Bayer, 2019

ZooBank: BF134333-A7B7-497A-8740-5B82E34AFB89

Type locality: Shima Spur, Japan.

Holotype: RMNH Coel. 42108 (AKM959-1), Shima Spur, 34°00.72'N, 136°53.28'E, depth 789–781 m, R/V Tansei-maru, KT08-3 cruise, 4 March 2008.

Paratypes:

  • RMNH Coel. 42109 (AKM959-2), same data as holotype.
  • RMNH Coel. 42143 (AKM310), Sagami Bay, 33°28.6N–33°28.9N, 139°41.6E–139°41.4E, depth 445–547 m, R/V Shinyo-maru, KS03, St. 22, coll. A.K. Matsumoto, 21 October, 2003.
  • RMNH Coel. 42144 (AKM319), Sagami Bay, 33°28.8N–33°29.5N, 139°42.7E–139°42.6E, depth 512–600m, R/V Shinyo-maru, KS03, St. 25, coll. A.K. Matsumoto, 21 October, 2003.

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