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  • Invertebrate Zoology CNID-2790 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Stenocyathus vermiformis
  • fragment (dry)
  •    Syntype of Coenocyathus vermiformis
  • Florida, Sombrero and Bahia Honda
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida
  • prior to 1868 (1867-01-01 - 1868-12-31)
Stenocyathus vermiformis (Pourtales, 1868)
Animalia Cnidaria Anthozoa Scleractinia Stenocyathidae Stenocyathus vermiformis
worm coral
Identified by Stephen D. Cairns in 1979
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Coenocyathus vermiformis Pourtal├Ęs, 1868
Animalia Cnidaria Anthozoa Scleractinia Caryophylliidae Coenocyathus vermiformis
Identified by Louis F. Pourtales in 1868
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: (listed as "Type" in historical ledger)
Cairns 1979, Page 168, Voucher of Stenocyathus vermiformis
Plate XXXII, figures 8-1 ; Plate XXIII, figures 1-2
Media of type text, de Pourtales 1868. Description:Contributions to the Fauna of the Gulf Stream at great depths
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Contributions to the Fauna of the Gulf Stream at great depths
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: Florida
Specific Locality: Florida, Sombrero and Bahia Honda
Verbatim Locality: Sombrero and Bahia Honda, Florida
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 150 to 180 fms
Collecting Date: prior to 1868 (1867-01-01 - 1868-12-31)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
fragment (dry) fair in collection 3
Media of type text, Invertebrate Zoology CNID-2776;CNID-2777;CNID-2778;CNID-2779;CNID-2780;CNID-2781;CNID-2782;CNID-2783;CNID-2784;CNID-2785;CNID-2786;CNID-2787;CNID-2788;CNID-2789;CNID-2790;CNID-2791;CNID-2795;CNID-2798. Description:MCZ Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria 000001-006000, pg.113

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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria 000001-006000, pg.113