Author: Lamarck, 1816
General: Identified from samples collected in Monterey Canyon from dive V3209.
Habitat description: Benthic, soft sediment.
Consulting taxonomist: Gary Williams, California Academy of Sciences.
ReferencesEncyclopedia of Life
Tree of Life
World Register of Marine Species
National Center for Biotechnology Information
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: Virgularia (Lamarck, 1816) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Virgularia. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2021-01-18.