WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoritidae Gray, 1842

196105

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196105

accepted
Family
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colonial, hermatypic, mostly extant. Colonies...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colonial, hermatypic, mostly extant. Colonies usually massive, laminar or ramose. Corallites have a wide size range but are usually compacted with little or no coenosteum. Walls and septa are porous. Poritidae is an isolated family. It is essentially a heterogeneous assembly of distantly related genera. (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]
Hoeksema, B. (2013). Poritidae Gray, 1842. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196105 on 2017-11-19

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basis of record Veron, J.E.N. (1986). Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. Angus & Robertson Publishers, London. [details]   

additional source Veron JEN. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.  [details]   

additional source Kitano, Y. F.; Benzoni, F.; Arrigoni, R.; Shirayama, Y.; Wallace, C. C.; Fukami, H. (2014). A Phylogeny of the Family Poritidae (Cnidaria, Scleractinia) Based on Molecular and Morphological Analyses. PLoS ONE. 9(5): e98406., available online at https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0098406 [details]   
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colonial, hermatypic, mostly extant. Colonies usually massive, laminar or ramose. Corallites have a wide size range but are usually compacted with little or no coenosteum. Walls and septa are porous. Poritidae is an isolated family. It is essentially a heterogeneous assembly of distantly related genera. (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]
 



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Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorハマサンゴ  [details]