Chrysogorgia laevorsa

Chrysogorgia laevorsa

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Calcaxonia 

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

Familia: Chrysogorgiidae
Genus: Chrysogorgia
Species: Chrysogorgia laevorsa

Name edit

Chrysogorgia laevorsa Cairns, 2018

Type locality: 0°14'40"N, 91°36'32"W (off Roca Redonda, Galápagos), 806 m depth.
Holotype: USNM 1409029
Paratypes: USNM 1409031, USNM 1160584
ZooBank: 26185B5F-FCA3-4160-A271-48FE5EC2E73D

Distribution edit

Galápagos: Roca Redonda, west of Santa Cruz, 717–806 m deep; Cocos Islands, 614–785 m deep.

References edit

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Links edit

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