Calcigorgia Broch, 1935

Matsumoto, Asako K., Van Ofwegen, Leen P. & Bayer, Frederick M., 2019, A revision of the genus Calcigorgia (Cnidaria, Octocorallia, Acanthogorgiidae) with the description of three new species, Zootaxa 4571 (1), pp. 1-27: 2-3

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4571.1.1

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Calcigorgia Broch, 1935
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Genus Calcigorgia Broch, 1935 

Calcigorgia Broch 1935: 22  ; 1940: 11, 19; Bayer 1981: 920 (in key only).

Diagnosis. Acanthogorgiidae  having non-retractile polyps without spine-like sclerites projecting around summit of

polyps; tentacular sclerites are scales or absent; polyp and coenenchymal sclerites in the form of stout tuberculate spindles, occasionally club like, those of polyps not en chevron.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Cnidaria

Class

Anthozoa

Order

Alcyonacea

Family

Acanthogorgiidae

Loc

Calcigorgia Broch, 1935

Matsumoto, Asako K., Van Ofwegen, Leen P. & Bayer, Frederick M. 2019

2019
Loc

Calcigorgia

Bayer, F. M. 1981: 920Broch, H. 1935: 22

1981