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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea Vaughan & Wells, 1943 
AphiaID: 248068

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexacorallia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScleractinia (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFaviidae (Family)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (wrong spelling)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastraea Blainville, 1830
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFaviidae Gregory, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMussidae Ortmann, 1890
Sources  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]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea annularis (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrbicella annularis (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
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
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea cavernosa (Linnaeus, 1767) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastraea cavernosa (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea colemani Veron, 2000 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFavites colemani (Veron, 2000)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea curta (Dana, 1846) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrea curta Dana, 1846
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea magnistellata Chevalier, 1971 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFavites magnistellata (Chevalier, 1971)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea multipunctata Hodgson, 1985 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhymastrea multipunctata (Hodgson, 1985)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea salebrosa (Nemenzo, 1959) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamontastraea salebrosa (Nemenzo, 1959)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastrea serageldini Veron, 2000 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamontastraea serageldini (Veron, 2000)
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)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropontella foliata Stock, 1989 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Montastrea sp.
Montastrea sp.
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:248068
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Date   action   by
2007-11-20 17:29:06Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2014-03-14 21:18:25Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
2014-05-29 09:17:28Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Montastrea Vaughan & Wells, 1943. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=248068 on 2014-09-15
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