Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Cnidaria
Class
Anthozoa
Subclass
Octocorallia
Order
Gorgonacea
Suborder
Holaxonia
Family
Plexauridae
Genus
Caliacis
Species
nutans
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
37 meters
Max Depth
188 meters
Overall Geographic Range
Caribbean
Habitat-Biology
  • benthic
  • hard substrate
  • outer continental shelf (50–200 m)