Alternatipathes alternata

Alternate names: Bathypathes alternata

Author: (Brook, 1889)


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

Geographic Information

Habitat description: Benthic, hard substrate.

Published depth range: 531 - 4923 m

Ocean range (global): Cosmopolitan.

Additional Information


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 alternata ((Brook, 1889)) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2021-09-24.
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