Neospongodes atlantica Kükenthal, 1903

Castro, C. B., Medeiros, M. S. & Loiola, L. L., 2010, Octocorallia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa) from Brazilian reefs, Journal of Natural History 44 (13 - 14), pp. 763-827 : 829

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https://doi.org/ 10.1080/00222930903441160

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Neospongodes atlantica Kükenthal, 1903
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Neospongodes atlantica Kükenthal, 1903  

Material

Brazil: ‘Norte’ [North] ( MNRJ 00335 View Materials )   ; Rio Grande do Norte, off Natal ( MNRJ 00334 View Materials , 05°33.4′ S, 035°00.2′ W) GoogleMaps   ; Bahia, off Parupe (identified by F.M. Bayer as Neospongodes atlantica Kükenthal   ) ( USNM 55655 View Materials )   , ‘ Punta da Torque’ (identified by F.M. Bayer as N. atlantica Kükenthal   ) ( USNM 56678 View Materials )   , Salvador ( MNRJ 02678 View Materials , 03390 View Materials , 03818 View Materials )   , Todos os Santos Bay – Itaparica Island ( MNRJ 02475 View Materials )   , Morro de São Paulo ( MNRJ 01393 View Materials , 01960 View Materials , 01961 View Materials )   , Itacolomis Reefs – ‘ Pedra do Silva’ ( MNRJ 04305 View Materials )   , Timbebas Reefs ( MNRJ 02848 View Materials , 04304 View Materials )   , Lixa Reef ( MNRJ 01842 View Materials , 01962 View Materials , 02948 View Materials )   , Paredes Reef ( MNRJ 03062 View Materials )   , Parcel dos Abrolhos ( MNRJ 04877 View Materials )   , Abrolhos Archipelago ( MNRJ 02738 View Materials )   , west of Abrolhos Archipelago ( MNRJ 02238 View Materials , MNRJ 02763 View Materials , 10 m)   .

Comparative material

Neospongodes portoricensis   (Hargitt; in Hargitt and Rogers 1901) – Cuba: off Havana (identified by F.M. Bayer) ( USNM 7184 View Materials )   ; Puerto Rico? (identified by E. Deichmann) ( USNM 43777 View Materials )   ; Barbados: northwest of ‘ Pelican Island’ (identified by F.M. Bayer) ( USNM 49521 View Materials )   , west coast of Barbados, (identified by F.M. Bayer) ( USNM 52525 View Materials )   ; Surinam: off Paramaribo (identified as Neospongodes sp.   by F.M. Bayer) ( USNM 55649 View Materials )   .

Siphonogorgia caribaea (Deichmann, 1936)   – Barbados: west coast (identified by F.M. Bayer) (USNM 52532); northwest of Gulf of Mexico, edge of continental shelf (identified by F.M. Bayer) (USNM 51592).

Siphonogorgia agassizi (Deichmann, 1936)   27°02′ N, 082°32′ W, Gulf of Mexico [identified by F.M. Bayer (1953) as Neospongodes agassizi Deichmann   (see Remarks)] ( USNM 51015 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   .