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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColpophyllia natans (Houttuyn, 1772) 
AphiaID: 289697

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 editorMussidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFaviinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColpophyllia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColpophyllia natans (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColpophyllia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMadrepora natans Houttuyn, 1772
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColpophyllia amaranthus (Houttuyn, 1772) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColpophyllia gyrosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMadrepora gyrosa Ellis & Solander, 1786 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMadrepora natans Houttuyn, 1772 (new combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeandrina gyrosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Houttuyn, M., 1772. Natuurlyke historie of uitvoerige beschryving der dieren, planten en mineralen, volgens het samenstel van den heer Linnaeus met naauwheurige afdeelingen 1737 : 1-6, 1-614. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorboulder brain coral  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Belize
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelize [details]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAruba [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBonaire [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuraçao [details]
Colombia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColombia [details]
Costa Rica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCosta Rica [details]
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Guatemala
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGuatemala [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Honduras
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHonduras [details]
Jamaica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexico [details]
Nicaragua
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNicaragua [details]
Panama
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPanama [details]
Venezuela
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCayman Islands [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHispaniola [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLesser Antilles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Atlantic [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropontius proximus Stock, 1987 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallovexia kristenseni Stock, 1975 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallovexia kristenseni Stock, 1975 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallovexia longibrachium Stock, 1975 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallovexia mediobrachium Stock, 1975 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallovexia mixtibrachium Stock, 1975 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallovexia mixtibrachium Stock, 1975 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (5 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (28 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (27 nucleotides; 43 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Biotic Interactions (GloBI) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
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:289697
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2014-03-16 13:26:33Z  changed  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2015). Colpophyllia natans (Houttuyn, 1772). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=289697 on 2016-05-05
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