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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastraea multipunctata Hodgson, 1985 
AphiaID: 287965

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 editorMontastraeidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastraea (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastraea multipunctata (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (previous combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhymastrea multipunctata (Hodgson, 1985) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicromussa multipunctata (Hodgson, 1985)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastraea Blainville, 1830
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontastraea multipunctata Hodgson, 1985
Sources  original description Hodgson G (1985) A new species of Montastrea (Cnidaria, Scleractinia) from the Philippines. Pacific Science 39: 283-290 [details]

new combination reference Arrigoni R, Benzoni F, Huang D, Fukami H, Chen CA, Berumen ML, Hoogenboom M, Thomson DP, Hoeksema BW, Budd AF, Zayasu Y, Terraneo TI, Kitano YF, Baird AH. (2016). When forms meet genes: revision of the scleractinian genera Micromussa and Homophyllia (Lobophylliidae) with a description of two new species and one new genus. Contributions to Zoology. 85 (4): 387-422. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfalse knob coral  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCentral Indo-Pacific [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology zooxanthellate [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:287965
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2014-03-14 22:30:10Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
2016-10-01 11:45:10Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2016). Montastraea multipunctata Hodgson, 1985. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=287965 on 2016-12-08
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