Aphanipathes Brook 1889

Opresko, D. M., Wagner, D., Montgomery, A. D. & Brugler, M. R., 2012, Discovery of Aphanipathes verticillata (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Antipatharia) in the Hawaiian Islands, Zootaxa 3348 (1), pp. 24-39: 26

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http://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.3348.1.2

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5253294

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scientific name

Aphanipathes Brook 1889
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Aphanipathes Brook 1889  

Type species. Aphanipathes sarothamnoides Brook 1889   (see Opresko 2004 for discussion).

Diagnosis. Colony sparsely to densely, irregularly branched, bushy, sometimes broom-like, with short to long, straight or curved, often ascending branches. Branches not pinnulated.