Keratoisis

Author: Wright, 1869

Description

General: Pink polyps, note that branching begins near the base. Compare to Isidella tentaculum.



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

Grasshoff, M. (1981). The deep-water Gorgonaria, Pennatularia and Antipatharia of the Bay of Biscay (Cnidaria, Anthozoa). Results of the French Expeditions Biogas, Polygas, Geomanche, Incal, Noratlante and of the cruises of R.V. Thalassa. 1. General Information. In: Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle Section A, edited by. Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, France, 731-766.

Grigg, R.W. (1974). Distribution and abundance of precious corals in Hawaii. In: Proceedings of the Second International Symposium on Coral Reefs.

Williams, G.C. (2001). First record of a bioluminescent soft coral: description of a disjunct population of Eleutherobia grayi (Thomson and Dean, 1921) from the Solomon Islands, with a review of bioluminescence in the octocorallia. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, 52: 209-225.

Citation: Keratoisis (Wright, 1869) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Keratoisis. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-08-09.
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