WoRMS taxon details

Physogyra Quelch, 1884

205439  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205439)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Quelch, J.J. 1884. Preliminary notice of new genera and species of Challenger reef-corals. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, 5th Series 13: 292-297. [details]   
Description Vesicles resemble masses of bubbles similar to but smaller than those of Plerogyra. Skeleton mostly of blistry plates...  
Description Vesicles resemble masses of bubbles similar to but smaller than those of Plerogyra. Skeleton mostly of blistry plates (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]
Hoeksema, B.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Physogyra Quelch, 1884. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205439 on 2018-05-20
Date
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1997-02-03 14:17:27Z
created
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
changed
2006-09-27 07:06:07Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2013-09-08 13:36:39Z
changed
2014-04-14 08:03:13Z
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2014-06-24 12:43:55Z
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original description Quelch, J.J. 1884. Preliminary notice of new genera and species of Challenger reef-corals. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, 5th Series 13: 292-297. [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. Angus & Robertson Publishers, London. [details]   

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source Veron JEN. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.  [details]   
From editor or global species database
Biology zooxanthellate [details]

From other sources
Description Vesicles resemble masses of bubbles similar to but smaller than those of Plerogyra. Skeleton mostly of blistry plates (Veron, 1986 <57>). [details]
 



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Japanese オオハナサンゴ  [details]