Tritonia

Author: Cuvier,1797

Description

General: Normally dark pink (in our range) with white gills along the edge when near Paragorgia, possibly Funiculina, and other deeply-colored prey. Lighter color when feeding elsewhere.



Geographic Information

Habitat description: Benthic; soft sediment and hard substrate.



Additional Information



References

Encyclopedia of Life

Tree of Life

World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Citation: Tritonia (Cuvier,1797) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Tritonia. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2019-05-21.
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