Biological Results of the University of Miami Deep-Sea Expeditions. 125.
A Revision of the Recent Species of Stephanocyathus (Anthozoa: Scleractinia) in the Western Atlantic, with Descriptions of Two New Species
Based on abundant material, four species of the genus Stephanocyathus are distinguished in the western Atlantic: S. (S.) diadema (Moseley), S. (S.) paliferus n. sp., S. (S.) laevifundus n. sp., and S. (O.) coronatus (Pourtalès). These four species are fully described and illustrated; their bathymetric and geographic ranges are provided. The taxonomic position of Stephanocyathus discoides (Moseley) is discussed.
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Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: 1977-10-01
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