Alternatipathes

Alternate names: Bathypathes

Author: Brook, 1889

Description

General: Typically orange to reddish orange. Attached to hard substrates by an adhesive basal plate.



Geographic Information

Habitat description: Benthic, hard substrate.



Additional Information



References

Encyclopedia of Life

Tree of Life

World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Opresko, D.M. (2002). Revision of the Antipatharia. (Cnidaria: Anthozoa). Part II. Schizopathidae. Zoologische Mededelingen, Leiden, 76: 411-442.

Citation: Alternatipathes (Brook, 1889) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Alternatipathes. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2018-08-17.
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