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  • Invertebrate Zoology CNID-2774 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Balanophyllia (Balanophyllia) cyathoides
  • whole animal (unknown)
  •    Holotype of Dendrophyllia cyathoides
  • off Havana
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Cuba
  • likely May 1867 (1867-05-01 - 1867-05-31)
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Identifications
Balanophyllia (Balanophyllia) cyathoides (Pourtales, 1871)
Animalia Cnidaria Anthozoa Scleractinia Dendrophylliidae Balanophyllia (Balanophyllia) cyathoides
Identified by [no agent data] in 2020
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Dendrophyllia cyathoides Pourtales, 1871
Animalia Cnidaria Anthozoa Scleractinia Dendrophylliidae Dendrophyllia cyathoides
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: type ID
Balanophyllia cyathoides (Pourtales, 1871)
Animalia Cnidaria Anthozoa Scleractinia Dendrophylliidae Balanophyllia cyathoides
Identified by Stephen D. Cairns in 1979
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Citations
de Pourtales 1871, Page 45, Holotype of Dendrophyllia cyathoides
Plate i, figs. 8, 9
Cairns 1979, Page 172, Voucher of Balanophyllia cyathoides
Plate XXXIII, figures 9-10; Plate XXXIV, figures 1-2
 
Media of type text, de Pourtales 1871. Description:MCZ Memoirs Vol. II no. 2
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Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. II no. 2
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Cuba
Specific Locality: off Havana
Verbatim Locality: Cuba, Havana
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 270 fms
Coordinates: 23.225473° -82.511281° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 19366 m
Penny Benson; 2020-03-13; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: likely May 1867 (1867-05-01 - 1867-05-31)
Collecting Event Remarks: collector likely the Corwin
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (unknown) unchecked in collection 0
Media
 
Media of type text, Invertebrate Zoology CNID-2752;CNID-2754;CNID-2755;CNID-2756;CNID-2757;CNID-2758;CNID-2759;CNID-2760;CNID-2761;CNID-2762;CNID-2763;CNID-2765;CNID-2766;CNID-2767;CNID-2768;CNID-2769;CNID-2770;CNID-2771;CNID-2772;CNID-2773;CNID-2774;CNID-2775. Description:MCZ Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria 000001-006000, pg.112

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Media Details
MCZ Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria 000001-006000, pg.112