WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastraea valenciennesi (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849)

207482  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207482)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (previous combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Milne Edwards H, Haime J (1849) Recherches sur les polypiers. Mémoire 4. Monographie des Astréides. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie, Series 3, 12: 95-197. [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colonies are submassive to encrusting, with...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colonies are submassive to encrusting, with angular corallites. Calices are 8-15 mm in diameter. A groove and tubercle system is well developed. Colour: Usually green or yellow with cream septa and sometimes with green oral discs. Abundance: usually uncommon but occurs in a wide variety of habitats. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]
Hoeksema, B. (2014). Montastraea valenciennesi (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207482 on 2017-12-11

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1997-03-17 16:43:33Z
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2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
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2007-11-20 17:29:06Z
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
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2014-03-16 01:08:52Z
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2014-05-29 09:17:28Z
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original description Milne Edwards H, Haime J (1849) Recherches sur les polypiers. Mémoire 4. Monographie des Astréides. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie, Series 3, 12: 95-197. [details]   

basis of record 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]   

new combination reference 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology zooxanthellate [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colonies are submassive to encrusting, with angular corallites. Calices are 8-15 mm in diameter. A groove and tubercle system is well developed. Colour: Usually green or yellow with cream septa and sometimes with green oral discs. Abundance: usually uncommon but occurs in a wide variety of habitats. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Original combination in Sheppard 1998 <308>. Type locality: unrecorded (Veron, 1986). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Spelling of the genus name does not follow Veron (1986) [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfalse knob coral  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorタカクキクメイシ  [details]