Warning: This page is no longer updated. More recent information can be found at https://marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=attrdefinitions
Gorgonin: fibrous protein in the mesoglea of sea fans (gorgonians) which forms the stiff skeleton of the colony.
Lawrence, E. (ed.) (2005) Henderson's dictionary of Biology (13th edition). London, United Kingdom: Pearson Education Limited.