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Bent Sea Rod Eunicea flexuosa

Classification

Plexauridae [family]
Eunicea [genus] (15)
flexuosa [species]

Classification

Plexauridae [family]
Eunicea [genus] (15)
flexuosa [species]

Literature

  • Hoek, C. van den, Breeman, A.M., Bak, R.P.M. & Buurt, G. van 1978. The distribution of Algae, Corals and Gorgonians in relation to depth, light attenuation, water movement and grazing pressure in the fringing coral reef of Curaçao, Netherlands Antilles. Aquatic Botany 5: 1-46.
  • Bayer, F.M. 1961. The Shallow-water Octocorallia of the West Indian region. Studies on the fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands 12: 1-373.
  • Cairns, S. 1977. Guide to the commoner shallow-water Gorgonians (Sea Whips, Sea Feathers and Sea Fans) of Florida, the gulf of Mexico and the caribbean region. 80. Sea Grant Field Guide Series number 6.
  • Etnoyer, P.J., Wirshing, H.H., Sánchez, J.A. 2010. Rapid assessment of Octocoral diversity and habitat on Saba Bank, Netherlands Antilles. PLoS ONE 5(5): 1-9.
  • Gordon, I. 1925. Gorgonids from Curaçao Island. Bijdragen tot de Dierkunde 24(1): 15-24.
  • Humann, P. 1993. Reef Coral Identification. 239 pp. New World Publications.
  • Korzhavina, O.A., Hoeksema, B.W., Ivanenko, V.N. 2019. A review of Caribbean Copepoda associated with reef-dwelling cnidarians, echinoderms and sponges. Contributions to Zoology. [link]
  • Lau, Y.W. 2016. Octocorals of St. Eustatius. In: Marine biodiversity survey of St. Eustatius, Dutch Caribbean, 2015. 38-42. Naturalis Biodiversity Center, Leiden, and ANEMOON Foundation, Bennebroek.
  • SPAW Protocol 2019. List of species of marine and coastal flora strictly protected under the SPAW Protocol in Annex I, II and III. The Caribbean Environment Programme. [link]
  • Stiasny, G. 1935. Diagnosen neuer und alter Arten der Gorgonarien-Familie Plexauridae. Zoologische Anzeiger 109(9-10): 236-245.
  • WoRMS. WoRMS, World Register of Marine Species. www.marinespecies.org. [link]

Literature references linked to higher taxa