WoRMS taxon details

Montipora undata Bernard, 1897

207167  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207167)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Bernard H (1897). The genus Montipora, The genus Anacropora. Catalogue of the Madreporarian Corals in the British Museum (Natural History) 3: 1-192, pls. 1-33. [details]   
Note Moluccas (Veron, 1986).  
From other sources
Type locality Moluccas (Veron, 1986). [details]
Description Colonies are horizontal to vertical plates or tubes, also thick columns and branches. Corallites are immersed, and...  
Description Colonies are horizontal to vertical plates or tubes, also thick columns and branches. Corallites are immersed, and indistinct. The reticulum has tuberculae fused into ridges forming the same pattern as Porites rus. Colour: purple, pink or brown, with pale-growing margins. Abundance: common, especially on upper reef slopes (Veron, 1986). [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Montipora undata Bernard, 1897. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207167 on 2018-12-12
Date
action
by
1996-10-25 12:24:58Z
created
2000-09-13 07:19:12Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
changed
2014-03-18 08:04:27Z
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original description Bernard H (1897). The genus Montipora, The genus Anacropora. Catalogue of the Madreporarian Corals in the British Museum (Natural History) 3: 1-192, pls. 1-33. [details]   

original description  (ofMontipora denticulata Bernard, 1897) Bernard H (1897). The genus Montipora, The genus Anacropora. Catalogue of the Madreporarian Corals in the British Museum (Natural History) 3: 1-192, pls. 1-33. [details]   

original description  (ofMontipora colei Wells, 1954) Wells, J. W. (1954). Recent corals of the Marshall Islands. Bikini and nearby atolls, Part 2, Oceanography (Biology). <em>U.S. Geological Survey Professional Papers.</em> 260-1, pls. 94-185. [details]   

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

additional source Cairns, S.D.; Hoeksema, B.W. & van der Land, J. (2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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 Veron JEN, Wallace CC (1984) Scleractinia of Eastern Australia – Part V. Family Acroporidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph Series 6: 1–485. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Biology zooxanthellate [details]

Description Colonies are horizontal to vertical plates or tubes, also thick columns and branches. Corallites are immersed, and indistinct. The reticulum has tuberculae fused into ridges forming the same pattern as Porites rus. Colour: purple, pink or brown, with pale-growing margins. Abundance: common, especially on upper reef slopes (Veron, 1986). [details]

Type locality Moluccas (Veron, 1986). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English pore coral  [details]
Japanese ウネコモンサンゴ  [details]