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Pocillopora capitata Verrill, 1864

289246  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:289246)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Verrill, A.E. (1864). List of the polyps and corals sent by the Museum of Comparative Zoology to other institutions in exchange, with annotations. <em>Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology.</em> 1: 29-60., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/30465#page/37/mode/1up [details]   
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Pocillopora capitata Verrill, 1864. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=289246 on 2018-12-17
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original description Verrill, A.E. (1864). List of the polyps and corals sent by the Museum of Comparative Zoology to other institutions in exchange, with annotations. <em>Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology.</em> 1: 29-60., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/30465#page/37/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofPocillopora capitata var. porosa Verrill, 1870) Verrill, A.E. (1870). Synopsis of the polyps and corals of the North Pacific Exploring Expedition, under Commodore C. Ringgold and Capt. John Rodgers, U.S.N., from 1853 to 1856. Collected by Dr. Wm. Stimpson, Naturalist to the Expedition. <em>Communications of the Essex Instute, Salem.</em> 6 (1): 51-104, pls. 1-2., available online at https://doi.org/10.1086/270634 [details]   

original description  (ofPocillopora capitata var. robusta Verrill, 1870) Verrill, A.E., 1870. Notes on Radiata. No. 6. Review of the corals and polypes of the west coast of America. Trans. Connecticut Acad. Arts Sci. 1 : 503-558. [details]   

original description  (ofPocillopora robusta Verrill, 1870) Verrill, A.E., 1870. Notes on Radiata. No. 6. Review of the corals and polypes of the west coast of America. Trans. Connecticut Acad. Arts Sci. 1 : 503-558. [details]   

original description  (ofPocillopora capitata var. pumila Verrill, 1870) Verrill, A.E., 1870. Notes on Radiata. No. 6. Review of the corals and polypes of the west coast of America. Trans. Connecticut Acad. Arts Sci. 1 : 503-558. [details]   

original description  (ofPocillopora palmata Palmer, 1928) Palmer, R. H. (1928). Fossil and recent corals and coral reefs of Western Mexico. Three new species. <em>Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia.</em> 67: 21-31. [details]   

original description  (ofPocillopora porosa Verrill, 1870) Verrill, A.E. (1870). Synopsis of the polyps and corals of the North Pacific Exploring Expedition, under Commodore C. Ringgold and Capt. John Rodgers, U.S.N., from 1853 to 1856. Collected by Dr. Wm. Stimpson, Naturalist to the Expedition. <em>Communications of the Essex Instute, Salem.</em> 6 (1): 51-104, pls. 1-2., available online at https://doi.org/10.1086/270634 [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 Veron, J. E. N. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. <em>Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.</em>  [details]   

additional source Durham, J.W. 1947. Corals from the Gulf of California and the north Pacific Coast of America. Memoirs of the Geological Society of America 20: 1-68. [details]   

additional source Reyes-Bonilla, H. (2002). Checklist of valid names and synonyms of stony corals (Anthozoa: Scleractinia) from the eastern Pacific. <em>Journal of Natural History.</em> 36(1): 1-13., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/713833841 [details]   

additional source Verrill, A.E. (1870). Synopsis of the polyps and corals of the North Pacific Exploring Expedition, under Commodore C. Ringgold and Capt. John Rodgers, U.S.N., from 1853 to 1856. Collected by Dr. Wm. Stimpson, Naturalist to the Expedition. <em>Communications of the Essex Instute, Salem.</em> 6 (1): 51-104, pls. 1-2., available online at https://doi.org/10.1086/270634 [details]   
 
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Biology zooxanthellate [details]
 

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English cauliflower coral  [details]