WoRMS name details

Favites russelli (Wells, 1954)

207454  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207454)

 unaccepted (previous combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Wells, J. W. (1954). Recent corals of the Marshall Islands. Bikini and nearby atolls, Part 2, Oceanography (Biology). U.S. Geological Survey Professional Papers. 260-1, pls. 94-185. [details]   
Type locality contained in Marshall Islands Exclusive Economic Zone  
type locality contained in Marshall Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Note Marshall Islands (Veron, 1986).  
From other sources
Type locality Marshall Islands (Veron, 1986). [details]
Description Colonies are submassive to encrusting. Corallites are cerioid to subplocoid, rounded and thick-walled. Calices average 10...  
Description Colonies are submassive to encrusting. Corallites are cerioid to subplocoid, rounded and thick-walled. Calices average 10 mm in diameter. Paliform lobes are well developed. Colour: usually green or mottled or concentric green and cream. Abundance: common and occurs in a very wide range of habitats. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]
Hoeksema, B.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Favites russelli (Wells, 1954). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207454 on 2018-06-23
Date
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by
1998-06-02 12:05:09Z
created
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
changed
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
changed
2014-03-15 23:02:09Z
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2014-09-14 21:41:22Z
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original description Wells, J. W. (1954). Recent corals of the Marshall Islands. Bikini and nearby atolls, Part 2, Oceanography (Biology). U.S. Geological Survey Professional Papers. 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 Veron, J.E.N., Pichon, M. & Wijsman-Best, M. 1977. Scleractinia of Eastern Australia – Part II. Families Faviidae, Trachyphylliidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph series 3: 1–233. [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 Huang D, Benzoni F, Fukami H, Knowlton N, Smith ND, Budd AF (2014) Taxonomic classification of the reef coral families Merulinidae, Montastraeidae, and Diploastraeidae (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 171: 277–355. [details]   

new combination reference Huang, D.; Benzoni, F.; Arrigoni, R.; Baird, A. H.; Berumen, M. L.; Bouwmeester, J.; Chou, L. M.; Fukami, H.; Licuanan, W. Y.; Lovell, E. R.; Meier, R.; Todd, P. A.; Budd, A. F. (2014). Towards a phylogenetic classification of reef corals: the Indo-Pacific genera Merulina , Goniastrea and Scapophyllia (Scleractinia, Merulinidae). Zoologica Scripta. 43: 531-548., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/zsc.12061 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Biology zooxanthellate [details]

From other sources
Description Colonies are submassive to encrusting. Corallites are cerioid to subplocoid, rounded and thick-walled. Calices average 10 mm in diameter. Paliform lobes are well developed. Colour: usually green or mottled or concentric green and cream. Abundance: common and occurs in a very wide range of habitats. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]

Type locality Marshall Islands (Veron, 1986). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English larger star coral  [details]
Japanese シモフリカメノコキクメイシ  [details]