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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodabacia crustacea (Pallas, 1766) 
AphiaID: 207364

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 editorFungiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodabacia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodabacia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMadrepora crustacea Pallas, 1766 (original combination, basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodabacia involuta Van der Horst, 1921 (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Pallas, P. A. 1766. Elenchus zoophytorum sistens generum adumbrationes generaliores et specierum cognitarium succinctas descriptiones cum selectis auctorum synonymis. Fransiscum Varrentrapp, Hagae. pp. 451., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/29190#page/12/mode/1up [details] [full text]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbracket coral  [details]
Environment marine, terrestrial
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Singapore [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-West Pacific [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Africa [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (6 nucleotides; 4 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology zooxanthellate [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Mare Americanum. Neotype from Thousand Islands, Java Sea, Indonesia. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colonies are attached, encrusting or laminar, unifacial, up to 1.5 m across. A central corallite is sometimes distinguishable. Septo-costae are similar to those of Fungia (Verrillofungia). Polyps may be extended day or night. Colour: dark-coloured, except for the septo-costae which are cream. Abundance: found in most reef habitats, but is seldom abundant. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207364
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1996-10-25 16:53:40Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  changed  van der Land, Jacob
2013-02-04 17:33:04Z  checked  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Podabacia crustacea (Pallas, 1766). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207364 on 2014-08-01
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