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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulastraea tumida Matthai, 1928 
AphiaID: 289578

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 editorMerulinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulastraea (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulastraea Dana, 1846
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulastraea multiseptata Yabe & Sugiyama, 1931 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulastraea tumida conglobata Yabe & Sugiyama, 1935 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulastraea tumida multiseptata Yabe & Sugiyama, 1935 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulastraea yokoyamai Yabe & Sugiyama, 1931 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulastrea multiseptata Yabe & Sugiyama, 1931 (synonym, wrong genus spelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulastrea tumida Matthai, 1928
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulastrea yokoyamai Yabe & Sugiyama, 1931 (synonym, wrong genus spelling)
Sources  original description Matthai, G. 1928. A Monograph of the Recent meandroid Astraeidae. Catalogue of the Madreporarian Corals in the British Museum (Natural History) 7: 1-288, pls. 1-72. [details]

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Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfinger coral  [details]
Direct child
taxa (2)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulastraea tumida conglobata Yabe & Sugiyama, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulastraea tumida Matthai, 1928
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulastraea tumida multiseptata Yabe & Sugiyama, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulastraea tumida Matthai, 1928
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-West Pacific [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Africa [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 GenBank (5 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology zooxanthellate [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:289578
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2014-03-16 01:08:52Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2014). Caulastraea tumida Matthai, 1928. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=289578 on 2014-10-26
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