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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsopora Studer, 1878 
AphiaID: 730685

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 editorAcroporidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsopora (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcropora palifera (Lamarck, 1816)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcroporidae Verrill, 1902
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcropora (Isopora) Studer, 1878 (synonymy)
Sources  original description Studer, T. (1878). Zweite Abtheilung der Anthozoa Polyactinia, welche während der Reise A. M. S. Corvette Gazelle um die Erde gesammelt wurden. Monatsberichte der Königlich Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 525–550. [details]

status source Wallace, C. C.; Chen, C. A.; Fukami, H.; Muir, P. R. (2007). Recognition of separate genera within Acropora based on new morphological, reproductive and genetic evidence from Acropora togianensis, and elevation of the subgenus Isopora Studer, 1878 to genus (Scleractinia: Astrocoeniidae; Acroporidae). Coral Reefs. 26(2): 231-239., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00338-007-0203-4 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsopora brueggemanni (Brook, 1893)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsopora crateriformis (Gardiner, 1898)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsopora cuneata (Dana, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsopora elizabethensis (Veron, 2000)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsopora matahari Santodomingo, Wallace & Johnson, 2015 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsopora palifera (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsopora togianensis (Wallace, 1997)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsopora muricata (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcropora muricata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:730685
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2015). Isopora Studer, 1878. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=730685 on 2016-09-01
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