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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora acuta Lamarck, 1816 
AphiaID: 759099

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 editorPocilloporidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora acuta (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora Lamarck, 1816
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora Lamarck, 1816
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora acuta Lamarck, 1816
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora apiculata Ehrenberg, 1834 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora bulbosa Ehrenberg, 1834 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora caespitosa Dana, 1846 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora damicornis bulbosa Ehrenburg, 1834
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPocillopora subacuta Milne Edwards, 1860 (synonym)
Sources  original description Lamarck [J.-B. M.] de. (1816). Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres. Tome second. Paris: Verdière, 568 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47698 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [from synonym] [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRodriguez [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXarifia serrata Humes, 1962 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (41 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:759099
Taxonomic
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2014-03-28 10:52:19Z  created  Hoeksema, Bert
  
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  Citation: Hoeksema, B. (2015). Pocillopora acuta. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=759099 on 2016-09-29
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