WoRMS taxon details

Plerogyra Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848

204353  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204353)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Milne Edwards H, Haime J. (1848). Note sur la classification de la deuxième tribu de la famille des Astréides. <em>Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des séances de l'Académie des sciences, Paris.</em> 27: 490–497., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.part.29692 [details]   
Description "Grape corals". Colonies look like bunches of large grey grapes under water (Veron, 1986 <57>).  
Description "Grape corals". Colonies look like bunches of large grey grapes under water (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2020). World List of Scleractinia. Plerogyra Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204353 on 2020-07-02
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1997-02-03 14:17:27Z
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2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
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2006-09-27 07:06:07Z
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Martinez, Olga
2013-09-08 13:36:39Z
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2014-04-21 09:20:09Z
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2014-06-24 12:43:55Z
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2019-10-08 20:42:32Z
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original description Milne Edwards H, Haime J. (1848). Note sur la classification de la deuxième tribu de la famille des Astréides. <em>Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des séances de l'Académie des sciences, Paris.</em> 27: 490–497., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.part.29692 [details]   

taxonomy source Benzoni F, Arrigoni R, Waheed Z, Stefani F, Hoeksema BW (2014) Phylogenetic relationships and revision of the genus Blastomussa (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia) with description of a new species. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 62: 358-378. [details]   

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

additional source Veron, J.E.N.; Pichon, M. (1980). Scleractinia of Eastern Australia – Part III. Family Agariciidae, Siderastreidae, Fungiidae, Oculinidae, Merulinidae, Mussidae, Pectinidae, Caryophyllidae, Dendrophylliidae. <em>Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph Series.</em> 4: 1-459. [details]   

additional source Veron, J. E. N. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. <em>Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.</em>  [details]   

additional source Neave, Sheffield Airey. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]., available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Description "Grape corals". Colonies look like bunches of large grey grapes under water (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]

Remark Type species: Plerogyra laxa Edwards & Haime, 1848 from Singapore (Veron, 1986). [details]
LanguageName 
Japanese ミズタマサンゴ属  [details]