WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea Vaughan & Wells, 1943

248068

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Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (wrong spelling)
Genus

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea annularis (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrbicella annularis (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (previous combination, wrong genus spelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea annuligera (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrea annuligera Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849 (previous combination, wrong genus spelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea braziliana (Verrill, 1901) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastraea cavernosa (Linnaeus, 1767) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea cavernosa (Linnaeus, 1767) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastraea cavernosa (Linnaeus, 1767) (wrong spelling of genus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea colemani Veron, 2000 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFavites colemani (Veron, 2000) (original combination, basionym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea curta (Dana, 1846) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrea curta Dana, 1846 (previous combination, wrong genus spelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea magnistellata Chevalier, 1971 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFavites magnistellata (Chevalier, 1971) (original combination, basionym, wrong genus spelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea multipunctata Hodgson, 1985 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicromussa multipunctata (Hodgson, 1985) (basionym, previous combination, wrong genus name spelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea salebrosa (Nemenzo, 1959) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamontastraea salebrosa (Nemenzo, 1959) (previous combination, wrong genus spelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea serageldini Veron, 2000 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamontastraea serageldini (Veron, 2000) (original combination, basionym, wrong genus spelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea valenciennesi (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFavites valenciennesi (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1849) (previous combination, wrong genus spelling)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Vaughan, T.W. & Wells, J.W. 1943. Revision of the suborders, families and genera of the Scleractinia. Special Papers of the Geological Society of America 44: 1–363. [details]   
Hoeksema, B. (2014). Montastrea Vaughan & Wells, 1943. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=248068 on 2017-11-18

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original description Vaughan, T.W. & Wells, J.W. 1943. Revision of the suborders, families and genera of the Scleractinia. Special Papers of the Geological Society of America 44: 1–363. [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 Veron JEN. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.  [details]   

additional source Budd, A.F., Fukami, H., Smith, N.D. & Knowlton, N. 2012. Taxonomic classification of the reef coral family Mussidae (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 166: 465–529. [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D.; Gershwin, L.; Brook, F.J.; Pugh, P.; Dawson, E.W.; Ocaña O.V.; Vervoort, W.; Williams, G.; Watson, J.E.; Opresko, D.M.; Schuchert, P.; Hine, P.M.; Gordon, D.P.; Campbell, H.J.; Wright, A.J.; Sánchez, J.A.; Fautin, D.G. (2009). Phylum Cnidaria: corals, medusae, hydroids, myxozoans. in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 59-101., available online at http://si-pddr.si.edu/handle/10088/8431 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 



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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropontella foliata Stock, 1989 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)