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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlerogyra Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 
AphiaID: 204353

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexacorallia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScleractinia (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScleractinia incertae sedis (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlerogyra laxa Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScleractinia incertae sedis
Sources  basis of record Veron, J.E.N. (1986). Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. Angus & Robertson Publishers, London. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlerogyra cauliformis Ditlev, 2003
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlerogyra diabolotus Ditlev, 2003
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlerogyra discus Veron & Fenner, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlerogyra eurysepta Nemenzo, 1960
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlerogyra multilobata Ditlev, 2003
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlerogyra simplex Rehberg, 1892
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlerogyra sinuosa (Dana, 1846)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlerogyra excavata Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlerogyra sinuosa (Dana, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlerogyra laxa Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlerogyra sinuosa (Dana, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlerogyra lichtensteini Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhysogyra lichtensteini Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlerogyra turbida (Hodgson & Ross, 1982) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemenzophyllia turbida Hodgson & Ross, 1982
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription "Grape corals". Colonies look like bunches of large grey grapes under water (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type species: Plerogyra laxa Edwards & Haime, 1848 from Singapore (Veron, 1986). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204353
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-03 14:17:27Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-09-27 07:06:07Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2013-09-08 13:36:39Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
2014-04-21 09:20:09Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
2014-06-24 12:43:55Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Plerogyra Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204353 on 2014-09-20
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