WoRMS taxon details

Pectinia maxima (Moll & Best, 1984)

763539  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:763539)

accepted
Species
Echinophyllia maxima Moll & Best, 1984 (original combination, basionym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Moll, H.; Borel-Best, M. (1984). New scleractinian corals (Anthozoa: Scleractinia) from the Spermonde Archipelago. <em>South Sulawesi, Indonesia. Zoologische Mededelingen, Leiden.</em> 58: 47-58. [details]   

(of Echinophyllia maxima Moll & Best, 1984) Moll, H.; Borel-Best, M. (1984). New scleractinian corals (Anthozoa: Scleractinia) from the Spermonde Archipelago. <em>South Sulawesi, Indonesia. Zoologische Mededelingen, Leiden.</em> 58: 47-58. [details]   
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2020). World List of Scleractinia. Pectinia maxima (Moll & Best, 1984). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=763539 on 2020-09-25
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original description Moll, H.; Borel-Best, M. (1984). New scleractinian corals (Anthozoa: Scleractinia) from the Spermonde Archipelago. <em>South Sulawesi, Indonesia. Zoologische Mededelingen, Leiden.</em> 58: 47-58. [details]   

original description  (of Echinophyllia maxima Moll & Best, 1984) Moll, H.; Borel-Best, M. (1984). New scleractinian corals (Anthozoa: Scleractinia) from the Spermonde Archipelago. <em>South Sulawesi, Indonesia. Zoologische Mededelingen, Leiden.</em> 58: 47-58. [details]   

additional source Veron JEN. (2000). Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. <em>Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.</em>  [details]   

new combination reference Huang D, Benzoni F, Fukami H, Knowlton N, Smith ND, Budd AF (2014) Taxonomic classification of the reef coral families Merulinidae, Montastraeidae, and Diploastraeidae (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 171: 277–355. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Biology zooxanthellate [details]
LanguageName 
English flat lettuce coral [from synonym]  [details]