Briareum cylindrumis commonly referred to as Briareum cylindrum. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 10008 AphiaID: 868638 Scientific: Briareum cylindrum German: Kalkachsenkoralle English: Briareum Cylindrum Category: Sea Fans Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Alcyonacea (Order) > Briareidae (Family) > Briareum (Genus) > cylindrum (Species) Initial determination: Samimi-Namin & van Ofwegen, 2016 Occurrence: Australia, Cebu ((Philippines), China, Coral sea, Great Barrier Reef, Indonesia, Java, Malaysia, Philippines, Queensland (Australia), Sulawesi Sea depth: 6 - 15 Meter Size: up to 19.69" (50 cm) Temperature: 32 °F - 80.6 °F (0°C - 27°C) Food: Zooxanthellae / Light Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2016-10-09 18:53:37
Last edit: 2020-01-21 15:15:10
Samimi-Namin & van Ofwegen, 2016
Very special thanks for his friendly permission to use the photos of Briareum cylindrum to Dr. Kaveh Samimi-Namin, Netherlands.
Dr. Dr. Kaveh Samimi-Namin and Dr. Leen Leen van Ofwegen actually described this new Briareum species in 2016.
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Octocorallia (Subclass) > Alcyonacea (Order) > Scleraxonia (Suborder) > Briareidae (Family) > Briareum (Genus) > Briareum cylindrum (Species)
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