WoRMS taxon details

Favia gravida Verrill, 1868

288071  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:288071)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Verrill, A.E. (1868). Notes on Radiata in the Museum of Yale College, with descriptions of new genera and species. No. 4 Notice of the corals and Echinoderms collected by Prof. C.F. Hartt, at the Abrolhos Reefs, Province of Bahia, Brazil, 1867. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Acadademy of Arts and Sciences.</em> 1(2): 351-613., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13380325 [details]   
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2019). World List of Scleractinia. Favia gravida Verrill, 1868. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=288071 on 2019-06-17
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original description Verrill, A.E. (1868). Notes on Radiata in the Museum of Yale College, with descriptions of new genera and species. No. 4 Notice of the corals and Echinoderms collected by Prof. C.F. Hartt, at the Abrolhos Reefs, Province of Bahia, Brazil, 1867. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Acadademy of Arts and Sciences.</em> 1(2): 351-613., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13380325 [details]   

original description  (of Favia conferta Verrill, 1868) Verrill, A.E. (1868). Notes on Radiata in the Museum of Yale College, with descriptions of new genera and species. No. 4 Notice of the corals and Echinoderms collected by Prof. C.F. Hartt, at the Abrolhos Reefs, Province of Bahia, Brazil, 1867. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Acadademy of Arts and Sciences.</em> 1(2): 351-613., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13380325 [details]   

original description  (of Platygyra ascensionis Ridley, 1881) Ridley, S.O. (1881). Madreporaria. Report on a collection made by Mr. T. Conry in Ascension Island. <em>The Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Ser 5).</em> 8: 438–440. [details]   

original description  (of Coeloria ascensionis (Ridley, 1881)) Ridley, S.O. (1881). Madreporaria. Report on a collection made by Mr. T. Conry in Ascension Island. <em>The Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Ser 5).</em> 8: 438–440. [details]   

basis of record 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 Hoeksema, B. W. (2012). Extreme morphological plasticity enables a free mode of life in Favia gravida at Ascension Island (South Atlantic). <em>Marine Biodiversity.</em> 42(2): 289-295., available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s12526-011-0106-z [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Hoeksema, B.W. & Wirtz, P. 2013. Over 130 years of survival by a small, isolated population of Favia gravida corals at Ascension Island (South Atlantic). Coral Reefs 32: 551.  [details]   

additional source Matthai, G. (1919). Coelenterata. Part II. – Madreporaria. (a) On Favia conferta, Verrill, with notes on other Atlantic species of Favia. <em>British Antarctic (“Terra Nova)” Expedition, 1910. Natural History Report. Zoology.</em> 5 (2): 69-96, pls. 1-4. [details]   
 
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