New records of Alcyoniidae for Ambon are given and one new species, Sinularia slieringsi, is described and figured. Specimens of S. capitalis (Pratt, 1903), S. flexibilis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833), S. hirta (Pratt, 1903), S. muralis May, 1899, and S. procera Verseveldt, 1977, are discussed.

Octocorallia, Alcyonacea, Alcyoniidae, new species, new records, Ambon, Indonesia
Zoologische Mededelingen

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van Ofwegen, L.P, & Vennam, J. (1994). Results of the Rumphius Biohistorical Expedition to Ambon (1990) : Part 3. The Alcyoniidae (Octocorallia: Alcyonacea). Zoologische Mededelingen, 68(14), 135–158.