Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Cnidaria
Class
Anthozoa
Subclass
Octocorallia
Order
Gorgonacea
Suborder
Holaxonia
Family
Plexauridae
Genus
Eunicea
Species
knighti
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
14 meters
Max Depth
27 meters
Overall Geographic Range
Gulf of Mexico endemic
Habitat-Biology
  • benthic
  • hard substrate
  • coral reef (0–50 m)
  • endemic to Gulf of Mexico