Chrysogorgia pinnata

Author: Cairns, 2007


Size: Height and width approx. 20 cm.

General: Polys appear more regularly spaced than in C. monticola.

Geographic Information

Published depth range: 1968 - 3275 m

Ocean range (global): Davidson and Vance Seamounts off California and Oregon.

Habitat description: Benthic, hard substrate.

Additional Information


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National Center for Biotechnology Information

Cairns, S.D. (2007). Calcaxonian Octocorals (Cnidaria; Anthozoa) from Eastern Pacific Seamounts. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, 58: 511-541.

Citation: Chrysogorgia pinnata (Cairns, 2007) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2022-12-05.
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