WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiderastrea Blainville, 1830

204291  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204291)

accepted
Genus
marine, fresh, terrestrial
de Blainville H. M. (1830). Zoophytes. In: Dictionnaire des sciences naturelles, dans lequel on traitre méthodiquement des differéns êtres de la nature, considérés soit en eux-mêmes, d’après l’état actuel de nos connoissances, soit relativement a l’utlité qu’en peuvent retirer la médicine, l’agriculture, le commerce et les arts. Edited by F. G. Levrault. Tome 60. Paris, Le Normat. Pp. 548, pls. 68. Paris, 1830. 60 : 1-546., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/81598#page/9/mode/1up [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colonies are usually massive, sometimes...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colonies are usually massive, sometimes branching or encrusting. Corallites are cerioid, formed by extratentacular budding, and are like those of Pseudosiderastrea, except that the walls are thicker, are composed of concentric rods, and septa do not fuse (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]
Hoeksema, B. (2013). Siderastrea Blainville, 1830. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204291 on 2017-12-15

Date
action
by
1997-02-11 16:15:37Z
created
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
changed
2013-09-30 11:24:24Z
changed

Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


original description de Blainville H. M. (1830). Zoophytes. In: Dictionnaire des sciences naturelles, dans lequel on traitre méthodiquement des differéns êtres de la nature, considérés soit en eux-mêmes, d’après l’état actuel de nos connoissances, soit relativement a l’utlité qu’en peuvent retirer la médicine, l’agriculture, le commerce et les arts. Edited by F. G. Levrault. Tome 60. Paris, Le Normat. Pp. 548, pls. 68. Paris, 1830. 60 : 1-546., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/81598#page/9/mode/1up [details]   

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]   
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colonies are usually massive, sometimes branching or encrusting. Corallites are cerioid, formed by extratentacular budding, and are like those of Pseudosiderastrea, except that the walls are thicker, are composed of concentric rods, and septa do not fuse (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]