Halipteris californica

Author: (Moroff, 1902)


Geographic Information

Published depth range: Under 800 m. Because Haliperis and Funiculina are indistinguishable per G. Williams, the morphotype is annotated as Funiculina-Halipetris complex when observed between 600-799 m).

Habitat description: Benthic, soft sediment.

Additional Information

Consulting taxonomist: Gary Williams, California Academy of Sciences.


Encyclopedia of Life

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World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Fautin, D.G., F.G. Hochberg, and J. Ljubenkov (1998). Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and Western Santa Barbara Channel: The Cnidaria. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara. 117 pp.

Citation: Halipteris californica ((Moroff, 1902)) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Halipteris%20californica. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-08-08.
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