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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora brevicornis Lamarck, 1816 
AphiaID: 206951

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 editorPocilloporidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora brevicornis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora Lamarck, 1816
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora brevicornis setchelli Hoffmeister, 1925 (synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora setchelli Hoffmeister, 1925 (synonymy)
Sources  original description Lamarck, J.B.d.1816. Histoire naturelle des Animaux sans Vertèbres, présentant les caractères généraux et particuliers de ces animaux, leur distribution, leurs classes, leurs familles, leurs genres, et la citation des principales espèces qui s'y rapportent; précédée d'une Introduction offrant la Détermination des caractères essentiels de l'Animal, sa distinction du Végétal et des autres corps naturels, enfin, l'exposition des principes fondamentaux de la Zoologie: Paris, Déterville & Verdière., available online at http://www.archive.org/stream/histoirenaturel02lama#page/n7/mode/2up [details]

source of synonymy Sheppard, C.R.C. (1987). Coral species of the Indian Ocean and adjacent seas: a synonymised compilation and some regional distribution patterns. Atoll Research Bulletin Nr 307 [details]

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora brevicornis setchelli Hoffmeister, 1925 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora brevicornis Lamarck, 1816
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRodriguez [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206951
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Date   action   by
1997-02-03 14:17:27Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2014-03-29 20:29:36Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Pocillopora brevicornis Lamarck, 1816. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206951 on 2014-12-27
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