Abyssoanthus Reimer & Fujiwara, in Reimer, Sinniger, Fujiwara, Hirano & Maruyama, 2007

Low, Martyn E. Y., Sinniger, Frederic & Reimer, James Davis, 2016, The order Zoantharia Rafinesque, 1815 (Cnidaria, Anthozoa: Hexacorallia): supraspecific classification and nomenclature, ZooKeys 641, pp. 1-80: 19

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.641.10346

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scientific name

Abyssoanthus Reimer & Fujiwara, in Reimer, Sinniger, Fujiwara, Hirano & Maruyama, 2007
status

 

Abyssoanthus Reimer & Fujiwara, in Reimer, Sinniger, Fujiwara, Hirano & Maruyama, 2007 

Abyssoanthus  Reimer & Fujiwara, in Reimer, Sinniger, Fujiwara, Hirano & Maruyama, 2007: 258.

Type species.

Abyssoanthus nankaiensis  Reimer & Fujiwara, in Reimer, Sinniger, Fujiwara, Hirano & Maruyama, 2007, by original designation and monotypy.

Gender.

Masculine.

Diagnosis.

As for family above.

Remarks.

Two species known, both from waters around Japan. There may be additional species from the Mediterranean, in non-chemosynthetic environments ( Sinniger et al. 2010b).