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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontipora culiculata Bernard 
AphiaID: 207189

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 editorMontipora (Genus)
Status nomen nudum
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontipora Blainville, 1830
Source  basis of record 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]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colonies are massive. Corallites are a mixture of immersed and funnel -shaped, the latter usually being irregular. Tuberculae may be present. Colour: brown or blue. Abundance: uncommon (Veron, 1986). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type Locality: Fiji (Veron, 1986). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207189
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-01-22 08:26:58Z  created  Fondo, Esther
2000-09-13 07:19:12Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2014-04-14 08:03:13Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Montipora culiculata Bernard. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207189 on 2014-10-02
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