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Madrepora (Polystachys) Brook, 1893

815835  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:815835)

 unaccepted (synonym)
Subgenus

Species Madrepora (Polystachys) alliomorpha Brook, 1893 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) appressa (Ehrenberg, 1834) (taxon inquirendum, previous combination)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) decurrens (Ehrenberg, 1834) (taxon inquirendum, previous combination)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) dilatata Brook, 1893 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) disticha Brook, 1893 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) effusa Dana, 1846 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) elegantula Ortmann, 1889 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) glochiclados Brook, 1893 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) haimei Milne Edwards, 1860 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) indica Brook, 1893 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) rosacea Esper, 1791 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) tubigera Horn, 1861 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Madrepora (Polystachys) aculeus Dana, 1846 accepted as Acropora aculeus (Dana, 1846) (previous combination)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) africana Brook, 1893 accepted as Acropora tenuis (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) anthocercis Brook, 1893 accepted as Acropora anthocercis (Brook, 1893) (previous combination)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) arcuata Brook, 1892 accepted as Acropora cytherea (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) armata Brook, 1892 accepted as Acropora cytherea (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) assimilis Brook, 1892 accepted as Acropora microclados (Ehrenberg, 1834) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) bifaria Brook, 1892 accepted as Acropora tenuis (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) candelabrum Studer, 1879 accepted as Acropora cytherea (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) capillaris Klunzinger, 1879 accepted as Acropora capillaris (Klunzinger, 1879)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) cerealis Dana, 1846 accepted as Acropora cerealis (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) conferta Quelch, 1886 accepted as Acropora hyacinthus (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) corymbosa Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Acropora cytherea (Dana, 1846) (homonym, synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) cymbicyathus Brook, 1893 accepted as Acropora cerealis (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) cytherea Dana, 1846 accepted as Acropora cytherea (Dana, 1846) (previous combination)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) delicatula Brook, 1891 accepted as Acropora selago (Studer, 1879)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) dendrum Bassett-Smith, 1890 accepted as Acropora dendrum (Bassett-Smith, 1890) (previous combination)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) diffusa Verrill, 1864 accepted as Acropora acuminata (Verrill, 1864) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) digitifera Dana, 1846 accepted as Acropora digitifera (Dana, 1846) (previous combination)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) frondosa Brook, 1893 accepted as Acropora subulata (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) hyacinthus Dana, 1846 accepted as Acropora hyacinthus (Dana, 1846) (previous combination)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) kenti Brook, 1892 accepted as Acropora tenuis (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) latistella Brook, 1892 accepted as Acropora latistella (Brook, 1892) (previous combination)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) macrostoma Brook, 1891 accepted as Acropora tenuis (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) microclados (Ehrenberg, 1834) accepted as Acropora microclados (Ehrenberg, 1834) (previous combination)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) nana Studer, 1879 accepted as Acropora nana (Studer, 1879) (previous combination)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) nasuta Dana, 1846 accepted as Acropora nasuta (Dana, 1846) (previous combination)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) patella Studer, 1879 accepted as Acropora hyacinthus (Dana, 1846) (homonym, synonym)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) patula Brook, 1892 accepted as Acropora latistella (Brook, 1892) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) paxilligera Dana, 1846 accepted as Acropora robusta (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) pectinata Brook, 1892 accepted as Acropora hyacinthus (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) polystoma Brook, 1891 accepted as Acropora polystoma (Brook, 1891) (previous combination)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) quelchi Brook, 1893 accepted as Acropora secale (Studer, 1878) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) recumbens Brook, 1892 accepted as Acropora hyacinthus (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) retusa Dana, 1846 accepted as Acropora retusa (Dana, 1846) (previous combination)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) secale Studer, 1878 accepted as Acropora secale (Studer, 1878) (previous combination)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) sinensis Brook, 1893 accepted as Acropora hyacinthus (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) spicifera Dana, 1846 accepted as Acropora spicifera (Dana, 1846) (previous combination)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) surculosa Dana, 1846 accepted as Acropora hyacinthus (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) symmetrica Brook, 1891 accepted as Acropora cytherea (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) tenuis Dana, 1846 accepted as Acropora tenuis (Dana, 1846) (previous combination)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) tenuispicata Studer, 1880 accepted as Acropora divaricata (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
Species Madrepora (Polystachys) tizardi Brook, 1892 accepted as Acropora cerealis (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Brook G (1893). The genus Madrepora. Catalogue of the Madreporarian Corals in the British Museum (Natural History) 1: 1-212, pls. 1-35. [details]   
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2020). World List of Scleractinia. Madrepora (Polystachys) Brook, 1893. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=815835 on 2020-11-01
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original description Brook G (1893). The genus Madrepora. Catalogue of the Madreporarian Corals in the British Museum (Natural History) 1: 1-212, pls. 1-35. [details]   

basis of record Wells JW. (1956). In: Moore RC (ed) Treatise on invertebrate paleontology F. Coelenterata. <em>Geological Society of America & University of Kansas Press.</em> pp. 328–440. [details]