WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiaseris fragilis Alcock, 1893

207331  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207331)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (original combination, basionym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Alcock, A. 1893. On some newly-recorded corals from the Indian Seas. Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal (Natural History) 62: 138-149, pl. 5. [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Andaman Sea  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Andaman Sea [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Corals are irregular in outline, up to 70 mm...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Corals are irregular in outline, up to 70 mm in diameter, generally composed of several wedge-shaped sectors which break apart readily. Thick beaded septa are approximately equal in height. Colour: greyish-yellow or beige, often with green margins or centres. Abundance: found on a wide range of lower reef slopes or flat substrates. Rarely found but plentiful where it occurs. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]
Hoeksema, B. (2014). Diaseris fragilis Alcock, 1893. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207331 on 2017-12-18

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1997-02-03 14:17:27Z
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2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
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2013-01-22 14:47:01Z
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2014-06-02 17:13:55Z
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original description Alcock, A. 1893. On some newly-recorded corals from the Indian Seas. Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal (Natural History) 62: 138-149, pl. 5. [details]   

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

additional source Hoeksema, B.W., 1989. Taxonomy, phylogeny and biogeography of mushroom corals (Scleractinia: Fungiidae). Zoologische Verhandelingen, Leiden 254: 1-295., available online at http://www.repository.naturalis.nl/document/149013 [details]   

additional source Veron, J.E.N., Pichon, M. (1980). Scleractinia of Eastern Australia – Part III. Family Agariciidae, Siderastreidae, Fungiidae, Oculinidae, Merulinidae, Mussidae, Pectinidae, Caryophyllidae, Dendrophylliidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph Series. 4: 1-459. [details]   

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

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Andaman Sea [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Corals are irregular in outline, up to 70 mm in diameter, generally composed of several wedge-shaped sectors which break apart readily. Thick beaded septa are approximately equal in height. Colour: greyish-yellow or beige, often with green margins or centres. Abundance: found on a wide range of lower reef slopes or flat substrates. Rarely found but plentiful where it occurs. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]
 

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Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorオオワレクサビライシ  [details]