WoRMS taxon details

Montipora peltiformis Bernard, 1897

207180  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207180)

accepted
Species
Montipora reniformis Nemenzo, 1967 · unaccepted (Synonymy)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Bernard H (1897). The genus Montipora, The genus Anacropora. Catalogue of the Madreporarian Corals in the British Museum (Natural History) 3: 1-192, pls. 1-33. [details]   
Type locality contained in Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone  
type locality contained in Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Note Indonesia (Veron, 1986).  
From other sources
Type locality Indonesia (Veron, 1986). [details]
Description Colonies are submassive or are flat plates, with or without nodular upward growth. Corallites are mostly immersed. Thecal...  
Description Colonies are submassive or are flat plates, with or without nodular upward growth. Corallites are mostly immersed. Thecal and reticulum papillae are present. Colour: pale brown. Abundance: uncommon. Found on shallow reef slopes (Veron, 1986). [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2022). World List of Scleractinia. Montipora peltiformis Bernard, 1897. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207180 on 2022-05-23
Date
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1998-06-02 12:05:09Z
created
2000-09-13 07:19:12Z
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Garcia, Maria
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
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2014-03-18 08:04:27Z
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original description Bernard H (1897). The genus Montipora, The genus Anacropora. Catalogue of the Madreporarian Corals in the British Museum (Natural History) 3: 1-192, pls. 1-33. [details]   

original description  (of Montipora reniformis Nemenzo, 1967) Nemenzo, F. (1967). Systematic studies on Philippine shallow-water scleractinians. VI Suborder Astrocoeniina (Montipora and Acropora). (Part I - Text; Part II - Plates). <em>Natural and Applied Science Bulletin, University of the Philippines.</em> 20: 1-141, 143-223. [details]   

context source (HKRMS) AFCD. (2004). Ecological Status and Revised Species Records of Hong Kong's Scleractinian Corals. Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department,The Hong Kong SAR Government. [details]   

context source (Hexacorallia) Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record Veron JEN. (1986). Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. <em>Angus & Robertson Publishers.</em>  [details]   

additional source Cairns SD, Hoeksema BW, van der Land J. (1999). Appendix: List of extant stony corals. <em>Atoll Research Bulletin.</em> 459: 13-46.
page(s): 17 [details]   

additional source Cairns SD, Hoeksema BW, van der Land J. (2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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

additional source Scheer, G. & Pillai, C.S.G. 1974. Report on Scleractinia from the Nicobar Islands. Zoologica, Stuttgart 42 (122): 1-75, pls. 1-33.
page(s): 8, 28, 75, Plate 12 [details]   

additional source Nemenzo, F. (1967). Systematic studies on Philippine shallow-water scleractinians. VI Suborder Astrocoeniina (Montipora and Acropora). (Part I - Text; Part II - Plates). <em>Natural and Applied Science Bulletin, University of the Philippines.</em> 20: 1-141, 143-223.
page(s): 3, 38, 45-46, 174, pl. XVI [details]   

additional source Veron JEN, Wallace CC (1984) Scleractinia of Eastern Australia – Part V. Family Acroporidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science Monograph Series 6: 1–485. [details]   

additional source Pichon, M.; Benzoni, F. (2007). Taxonomic re-appraisal of zooxanthellate Scleractinian Corals in the Maldive Archipelago. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 1441: 21–33.
page(s): 29 [details]   

additional source Bedot M (1907) Madreporaires d'Amboine. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 15: 143-292, pls. 5-50.
page(s): 277 [details]   

additional source Veron JEN, Marsh LM. (1988). Hermatypic corals of Western Australia : records and annotated species list. <em>Records Western Australian Museum Supplement.</em> 29: 1-136., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.60555
page(s): 31, 41 [details]   

additional source Veron, J. E. N. (2000). Corals of the World, Volume I: Family Acroporidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science. Townsville., volume 1, pp. 463.
page(s): 100-101 [details]   

additional source Maragos, J. E.; Kenyon, J. (2004). Rose Atoll coral data compiled from US Fish and Wildlife Service 1994, Townsend Cromwell 2002, and Sette 2004 surveys [Table 10]. UNPUBLISHED, Unpublished
page(s): 1 [details]   

additional source Pillai, C. S. G. (1983). Structure and generic diversity of recent Scleractinia of India. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 25, 1-2, 78-90
page(s): 85 [details]   

additional source Forsman, Z. H.; Concepcion, G. T.; Haverkort, R. D.; Shaw, R. W.; Maragos, J. E.; Toonen, R. J. (2010). Ecomorph or endangered coral? DNA and microstructure reveal Hawaiian species complexes: Montipora dilatata/flabellata/turgescens & M. patula/verilli. Public Library of Science One, 5, 12, 1-10
page(s): 3, 4 [details]   

additional source Wallace, C. C.; Fellegara, I.; Muir, P. R.; Harrison, P. L. (2009). The scleractinian corals of Moreton Bay, eastern Australia: high latitude, marginal assemblages with increasing species richness. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum, 54, 2
page(s): 8 [details]   
 
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    Definitions

Nontype HLD X2: 136-17, geounit Indian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype MSI C-231, geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 120-81, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 16-81, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 18-78, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 361-77, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 37-72, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 37-73, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 394-83, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 522-79, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 528-86, geounit Ashmore-Cartier Is. [details]
Nontype WAM 594-78, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 752-85, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 779-81, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 797-81, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 798-81, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 851-81, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype WAM 888-81, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unknown type (of Montipora reniformis Nemenzo, 1967) MSI C-934 [details]
Unknown type WAM 244-74, geounit Australian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From other sources
Biology zooxanthellate [details]

Description Colonies are submassive or are flat plates, with or without nodular upward growth. Corallites are mostly immersed. Thecal and reticulum papillae are present. Colour: pale brown. Abundance: uncommon. Found on shallow reef slopes (Veron, 1986). [details]

Type locality Indonesia (Veron, 1986). [details]
LanguageName 
English pore coral  [details]
Japanese ムラサキコモンサンゴ  [details]