WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnacropora forbesi Ridley, 1884

212177

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212177

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Ridley SO (1884). On the classificatory value of growth and budding in the Madreporaria and on a new genus illustrating this point. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, 5th Series 13: 284-291, pl. 11. [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Cocos Islands  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Cocos Islands [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNote Cocos-Keeling Islands (Veron, 1986).  
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Cocos-Keeling Islands (Veron, 1986). [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Branches are widely spaced, less than 1-10 mm...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Branches are widely spaced, less than 1-10 mm in diameter, tapering, with blunt tips. Spinules are distributed evenly on the coenosteum. Colour: Pale brown with white branch tips. Abundance: rare, but more abundant than other Anacropora. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Cocos-Keeling Islands (Veron, 1986).  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Cocos-Keeling Islands (Veron, 1986). [details]
Hoeksema, B. (2014). Anacropora forbesi Ridley, 1884. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212177 on 2017-11-18

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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 Ridley SO (1884). On the classificatory value of growth and budding in the Madreporaria and on a new genus illustrating this point. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, 5th Series 13: 284-291, pl. 11. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnacropora erecta Bernard, 1897) Bernard H (1897). The genus Montipora, The genus Anacropora. Catalogue of the Madreporarian Corals in the British Museum (Natural History) 3: 1-192, pls. 1-33. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnacropora reptans Bernard, 1897) Bernard H (1897). The genus Montipora, The genus Anacropora. Catalogue of the Madreporarian Corals in the British Museum (Natural History) 3: 1-192, pls. 1-33. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnacropora gracilis Quelch, 1886) Quelch, J.J. 1886. Report on the reef-corals collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-76. — Rep. Sci. Results Voyage H.M.S. Challenger Zoology 16 (3): 1-203, pls. 1-12. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnacropora solida Quelch, 1886) Quelch, J.J. 1886. Report on the reef-corals collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-76. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–79. Zoology 16 (3): 1-203, pls. 1-12. [details]   

basis of record Veron, J.E.N. (1986). Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. Angus & Robertson Publishers, London. [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 Veron JEN, Wallace CC (1984) Scleractinia of Eastern Australia – Part V. Family Acroporidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph Series 6: 1–485. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnacropora reptans Bernard, 1897) Veron JEN, Wallace CC (1984) Scleractinia of Eastern Australia – Part V. Family Acroporidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph Series 6: 1–485. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnacropora erecta Bernard, 1897) Veron JEN, Wallace CC (1984) Scleractinia of Eastern Australia – Part V. Family Acroporidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph Series 6: 1–485. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnacropora solida Quelch, 1886) Veron JEN, Wallace CC (1984) Scleractinia of Eastern Australia – Part V. Family Acroporidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph Series 6: 1–485. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnacropora gracilis Quelch, 1886) Veron JEN. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.  [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnacropora gracilis Quelch, 1886) Veron JEN, Wallace CC (1984) Scleractinia of Eastern Australia – Part V. Family Acroporidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph Series 6: 1–485. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology zooxanthellate [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Branches are widely spaced, less than 1-10 mm in diameter, tapering, with blunt tips. Spinules are distributed evenly on the coenosteum. Colour: Pale brown with white branch tips. Abundance: rare, but more abundant than other Anacropora. (Veron, 1986 <57>) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Cocos-Keeling Islands (Veron, 1986). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfalse flower coral  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorマイクロトゲミドリイシ  [details]