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Lemmens, J. W. T. J. (1993). Reef-building corals (Cnidaria: Scleractinia) from the Watamu Marine National Reserve, Kenya; an annotated species list. Zoologische mededelingen. 67: 453-465.
Lemmens, J. W. T. J.
Reef-building corals (Cnidaria: Scleractinia) from the Watamu Marine National Reserve, Kenya; an annotated species list
Zoologische mededelingen
67: 453-465
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Acropora brueggemanni (Brook, 1893) accepted as Isopora brueggemanni (Brook, 1893) (additional source)
Acropora clathrata (Brook, 1891) (additional source)
Acropora complanata (Brook, 1891) accepted as Acropora clathrata (Brook, 1891) (source of synonymy)
Acropora forskali (Ehrenberg, 1834) (basis of record)
Acropora hemprichi (Ehrenberg, 1834) accepted as Acropora hemprichii (Ehrenberg, 1834) (basis of record)
Acropora ocellata (Klunzinger, 1879) accepted as Acropora humilis (Dana, 1846) (basis of record)
Acropora orbicularis (Brook, 1892) accepted as Acropora clathrata (Brook, 1891) (source of synonymy)
Acropora polystoma (Brook, 1891) (additional source)
Acropora spicifera (Dana, 1846) (additional source)
Acropora vasiformis (Brook, 1893) accepted as Acropora clathrata (Brook, 1891) (source of synonymy)
Alveopora allingi Hoffmeister, 1925 (additional source)
Alveopora mortenseni Crossland, 1952 accepted as Alveopora allingi Hoffmeister, 1925 (basis of record)
Astreopora expansa (Brüggemann, 1877) (basis of record)
Astreopora randalli Lamberts, 1980 (basis of record)
Coscinaraea monile (Forskål, 1775) (basis of record)
Diaseris distorta (Michelin, 1842) accepted as Cycloseris distorta (Michelin, 1842) (source of synonymy)
Favia lizardensis Veron, Pichon & Wijsman-Best, 1977 accepted as Dipsastraea lizardensis (Veron, Pichon & Wijsman-Best, 1977) (basis of record)
Favia maritima (Nemenzo, 1971) accepted as Dipsastraea maritima (Nemenzo, 1971) (basis of record)
Fungia plana Studer, 1878 accepted as Lithophyllon concinna (Verrill, 1864) (source of synonymy)
Montipora foveolata (Dana, 1846) (additional source)
Montipora socialis Bernard, 1897 accepted as Montipora foveolata (Dana, 1846) (basis of record)
Pavona obtusata (Quelch, 1884) accepted as Pavona venosa (Ehrenberg, 1834) (new combination reference)
Pavona venosa (Ehrenberg, 1834) (additional source)
Platygyra sinensis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) (additional source)
Tubastrea aurea (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) accepted as Tubastraea aurea (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) (basis of record)
Kenya for Acanthastrea echinata (Dana, 1846) 
Kenya for Acropora aculeus (Dana, 1846) 
Kenya for Acropora clathrata (Brook, 1891) 
Kenya for Acropora danai (Milne Edwards, 1860) 
Kenya for Acropora divaricata (Dana, 1846) 
Kenya for Acropora horrida (Dana, 1846) 
Kenya for Acropora humilis (Dana, 1846) 
Kenya for Acropora microphthalma (Verrill, 1869) 
Kenya for Acropora secale (Studer, 1878) 
Kenya for Acropora valida (Dana, 1846) 
Kenya for Astreopora expansa (Brüggemann, 1877) 
Kenya for Astreopora listeri Bernard, 1896 
Kenya for Astreopora myriophthalma (Lamarck, 1816) 
Kenya for Astreopora randalli Lamberts, 1980 
Kenya for Blastomussa merleti (Wells, 1961) 
Kenya for Coscinaraea columna (Dana, 1846) 
Kenya for Coscinaraea monile (Forskål, 1775) 
Kenya for Cynarina lacrimalis (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) 
Kenya for Cyphastrea microphthalma (Lamarck, 1816) 
Kenya for Cyphastrea serailia (Forskål, 1775) 
Kenya for Diploastrea heliopora (Lamarck, 1816) 
Kenya for Echinophyllia aspera (Ellis & Solander, 1786) 
Kenya for Echinopora gemmacea (Lamarck, 1816) 
Kenya for Echinopora hirsutissima Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 
Kenya for Echinopora lamellosa (Esper, 1791) 
Kenya for Favia favus (Forskål, 1775) 
Kenya for Favia pallida (Dana, 1846) 
Kenya for Favia stelligera (Dana, 1846) 
Kenya for Favites chinensis (Verrill, 1866) 
Kenya for Favites pentagona (Esper, 1790) 
Kenya for Fungia costulata Ortmann, 1889 
Kenya for Fungia fungites (Linnaeus, 1758) 
Kenya for Fungia scruposa Klunzinger, 1879 
Kenya for Galaxea astreata (Lamarck, 1816) 
Kenya for Galaxea fascicularis (Linnaeus, 1767) 
Kenya for Gardineroseris planulata (Dana, 1846) 
Kenya for Goniastrea aspera Verrill, 1866 
Kenya for Goniastrea edwardsi Chevalier, 1971 
Kenya for Goniastrea retiformis (Lamarck, 1816) 
Kenya for Goniopora djiboutiensis Vaughan, 1907 
Kenya for Goniopora somaliensis Vaughan, 1907 
Kenya for Gyrosmilia interrupta (Ehrenberg, 1834) 
Kenya for Herpolitha limax (Esper, 1792) 
Kenya for Hydnophora exesa (Pallas, 1766) 
Kenya for Leptastrea inaequalis Klunzinger, 1879 
Kenya for Leptastrea purpurea (Dana, 1846) 
Kenya for Leptastrea transversa Klunzinger, 1879 
Kenya for Leptoria phrygia (Ellis & Solander, 1786) 
Kenya for Leptoseris explanata Yabe & Sugiyama, 1941 
Kenya for Lobophyllia hataii Yabe, Sugiyama & Eguchi, 1936 
Kenya for Lobophyllia hemprichii (Ehrenberg, 1834) 
Kenya for Merulina ampliata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) 
Kenya for Montastraea annuligera (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) 
Kenya for Montipora aequituberculata Bernard, 1897 
Kenya for Montipora digitata (Dana, 1846) 
Kenya for Montipora foliosa (Pallas, 1766) 
Kenya for Montipora hispida (Dana, 1846) 
Kenya for Montipora undata Bernard, 1897 
Kenya for Montipora verrucosa (Lamarck, 1816) 
Kenya for Mycedium elephantotus (Pallas, 1766) 
Kenya for Oulophyllia crispa (Lamarck, 1816) 
Kenya for Oxypora lacera (Verrill, 1864) 
Kenya for Pachyseris speciosa (Dana, 1846) 
Kenya for Pavona clavus Dana, 1846 
Kenya for Pavona decussata (Dana, 1846) 
Kenya for Pavona explanulata (Lamarck, 1816) 
Kenya for Pavona maldivensis (Gardiner, 1905) 
Kenya for Pavona minuta Wells, 1954 
Kenya for Pavona varians Verrill, 1864 
Kenya for Pavona venosa (Ehrenberg, 1834) 
Kenya for Pectinia lactuca (Pallas, 1766) 
Kenya for Physogyra lichtensteini (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851) 
Kenya for Platygyra lamellina (Ehrenberg, 1834) 
Kenya for Plerogyra sinuosa (Dana, 1846) 
Kenya for Pocillopora damicornis (Linnaeus, 1758) 
Kenya for Pocillopora verrucosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) 
Kenya for Podabacia crustacea (Pallas, 1766) 
Kenya for Porites australiensis Vaughan, 1918 
Kenya for Porites cylindrica Dana, 1846 
Kenya for Porites nigrescens Dana, 1846 
Kenya for Psammocora contigua (Esper, 1794) 
Kenya for Psammocora superficialis Gardiner, 1898 
Kenya for Seriatopora hystrix Dana, 1846 
Kenya for Stylophora pistillata (Esper, 1792) 
Kenya for Tubastrea aurea (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) 
Kenya for Tubastrea micrantha (Ehrenberg, 1834) 
Kenya for Turbinaria frondens (Dana, 1846) 
Kenya for Turbinaria reniformis Bernard, 1896 
Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone for Favia maritima (Nemenzo, 1971) 

This species can form extensive, monospecific carpets of crowded branches 20-30 cm tall. Branches are distinctively ... [details]


Colonies range from thick, foliaceous or encrusting coralla, to low, submassive forms, rarely larger than 20 cm ... [details]


Colonies are massive. Corallites are conical, large, with calices up to 18 mm in diameter. Septa are uniform, fine ... [details]


Sheppard (1987) lists A. (Kluzinger) ocellata as synonym of A. umilis; records in Sheppard for this species have ... [details]


Family 'siderasteriidae' in Kalk (1958). [details]

 Type locality

The Philippines (Veron, 1986). [details]