Species under Leptogorgia
n= 24
Species name Common name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Leptogorgia alba
Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Eastern Pacific
Leptogorgia californica
Verrill, 1868
Eastern Pacific
Leptogorgia cardinalis
(Bayer, 1961)
Western Atlantic
Leptogorgia chilensis
Verrill, 1868
red gorgonian Eastern Pacific
Leptogorgia cofrini
Breedy & Guzman, 2005
Eastern Pacific
Leptogorgia cuspidata
Verrill, 1865
Eastern Pacific
Leptogorgia diffusa
(Verrill, 1868)
Eastern Pacific
Leptogorgia euryale
(Bayer, 1952)
Western Atlantic
Leptogorgia exigua
Verrill, 1870
Eastern Pacific
Leptogorgia hebes
Verill, 1869
regal sea fan Western Atlantic
Leptogorgia lamentosa
(Esper, 1791)
Atlantic and the Mediterranean
Leptogorgia laxa
Hickson, 1928
Eastern Pacific
Leptogorgia medusa
(Bayer, 1952)
Western Atlantic
Leptogorgia miniata
(Milne-Edwards & Haime, 1857)
carmine sea spray Western Atlantic
Leptogorgia pumila
(Verrill, 1868)
Eastern Pacific
Leptogorgia punicea
(Milne-Edwards & Haime, 1857)
Western Atlantic
Leptogorgia ramulus
(Valenciennes, 1855)
Eastern Pacific
Leptogorgia regis
Hickson, 1928
Eastern Pacific
Leptogorgia rigida
Verrill, 1864
Eastern Pacific
Leptogorgia setacea
(Pallas, 1766)
straight sea whip Western Atlantic
Leptogorgia stheno
(Bayer, 1952)
Western Atlantic
Leptogorgia toboguilla
Hickson, 1928
Eastern Pacific
Leptogorgia viminalis
(Pallas, 1766)
Atlantic and the Mediterranean
Leptogorgia virgulata
(Lamarck, 1815)
colorful sea whip Western Atlantic
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