WoRMS taxon details

Montipora peltiformis Bernard, 1897

207180  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207180)

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]   
Type locality contained in Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone  
type locality contained in Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Note Indonesia (Veron, 1986).  
From other sources
Type locality Indonesia (Veron, 1986). [details]
Description Colonies are submassive or are flat plates, with or without nodular upward growth. Corallites are mostly immersed. Thecal...  
Description Colonies are submassive or are flat plates, with or without nodular upward growth. Corallites are mostly immersed. Thecal and reticulum papillae are present. Colour: pale brown. Abundance: uncommon. Found on shallow reef slopes (Veron, 1986). [details]
Hoeksema, B.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Montipora peltiformis Bernard, 1897. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207180 on 2018-04-20
Date
action
by
1998-06-02 12:05:09Z
created
2000-09-13 07:19:12Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
changed
2014-03-18 08:04:27Z
changed

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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]   

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. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Veron JEN. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.  [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]   

context source (HKRMS) AFCD. (2004). Ecological Status and Revised Species Records of Hong Kong’s Scleractinian Corals. Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department,The Hong Kong SAR Government. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Biology zooxanthellate [details]

Description Colonies are submassive or are flat plates, with or without nodular upward growth. Corallites are mostly immersed. Thecal and reticulum papillae are present. Colour: pale brown. Abundance: uncommon. Found on shallow reef slopes (Veron, 1986). [details]

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

LanguageName 
English pore coral  [details]
Japanese ムラサキコモンサンゴ  [details]