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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Cnidaria
Classis: Anthozoa
Subclassis: Alcyonaria
Ordo: Alcyonacea
Subordo: Holaxonia

Familia: Acanthogorgiidae
Genus: Calicogorgia
Species: C. granulosa – C. investigatoris – C. rubrotincta – C. sibogae – C. tenuis

Calicogorgia Thomson & Henderson, 1906

Type species: Calicogorgia investigatoris Thomson & Henderson, 1906 (type by original designation)
Primary references

Thomson, J.A., Henderson, W.D. 1906. An account of the alcyonarians collected by the Royal Indian Marine survey ship 'Investigator' in the Indian Ocean. I. The alcyonarians of the deep sea. Trustees of the Indian Museum, Calcutta. 1-128, plates 1-7. BHL Reference page. [see page 65]


Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2020). World List of Octocorallia. Calicogorgia Thomson & Henderson, 1906. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: on 2020-09-20

BHL bibliography
Catalogue of Life: 2021 Annual Checklist
Calicogorgia – Taxon details on Encyclopedia of Life (EOL).
Global Biodiversity Information Facility. 2019. GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset. Taxon: Calicogorgia.

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