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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcropora exilis (Brook, 1892) 
AphiaID: 207098

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 editorAcroporidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcropora (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonymy)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcropora elseyi (Brook, 1892)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcropora Oken, 1815
Sources  original description Brook G (1892) Preliminary descriptions of new species of Madrepora in the collections of the British Museum. Part II. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 10: 451-465. [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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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlteuthellopsis corallina Humes, 1981 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScyphuliger aristoides Humes, 1993 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXarifia ablusa Humes & Dojiri, 1982 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXarifia breviramea Humes & Dojiri, 1982 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXarifia fastigiata Humes & Dojiri, 1982 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXarifia tumorisa Misaki, 1978 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXarifia ablusa Humes & Dojiri, 1982 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScyphuliger latus Kim I.H., 2003 (symbiotic: unspecified type)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScyphuliger paucisurculus Kim I.H., 2003 (symbiotic: unspecified type)
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207098
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-03 11:04:28Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2014-02-04 21:27:13Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
2014-04-13 09:56:48Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Acropora exilis (Brook, 1892). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207098 on 2014-08-23
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