WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatygyra pini Chevalier, 1975

207490  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207490)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Chevalier, J. P. (1975). Les Scléractiniaires de la Mélanésie Française (Nouvelle-Caledonie, Iles Chesterfield, Iles Loyauté, Nouvelles Hébrides). I. Expedition Française sur les Récifs Coralliens Nouv.-Calédonie. 7: 1-407, pls. 1-42. Paris. [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Chesterfield Archipelago  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Chesterfield Archipelago [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNote Chesterfield Reefs, eastern Coral Sea (Veron,...  
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Chesterfield Reefs, eastern Coral Sea (Veron, 1986). [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colonies are massive to encrusting, subcerioid...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colonies are massive to encrusting, subcerioid to submeandroid with thick walls. Septa are thin and widely spaced. There may be some development of columella centres and/ or paliform lobes. Colour: grey- or yellow-brown with green or cream centres. Abundance: usually uncommon.(Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]
Hoeksema, B. (2014). Platygyra pini Chevalier, 1975. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207490 on 2017-12-16

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1998-06-02 12:05:09Z
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2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
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original description Chevalier, J. P. (1975). Les Scléractiniaires de la Mélanésie Française (Nouvelle-Caledonie, Iles Chesterfield, Iles Loyauté, Nouvelles Hébrides). I. Expedition Française sur les Récifs Coralliens Nouv.-Calédonie. 7: 1-407, pls. 1-42. Paris. [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 Veron JEN. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.  [details]   

additional source Wijsman-Best M (1976) Biological results of the Snellius expedition: XXVII. Faviidae collected by the Snellius Expedition. II. The genera Favites, Goniastrea, Platygyra, Oulophyllia, Leptoria, Hydnophora and Caulastrea. Zoologische Mededelingen, Leiden 50: 45-63. [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]   
 
 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 massive to encrusting, subcerioid to submeandroid with thick walls. Septa are thin and widely spaced. There may be some development of columella centres and/ or paliform lobes. Colour: grey- or yellow-brown with green or cream centres. Abundance: usually uncommon.(Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Chesterfield Reefs, eastern Coral Sea (Veron, 1986). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlesser valley coral  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorヒメノウサンゴ  [details]