WoRMS taxon details

Mussismilia Ortmann, 1890

267605  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267605)

accepted
Genus
Mussa hartii Verrill, 1868 accepted as Mussismilia harttii (Verrill, 1868) (type by original designation)
Protomussa Matthai, 1928 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Ortmann, A. E. (1890). Die Morphologie des Skeletts des Steinkorallen in Beziehung zur Koloniebildung. <em>Zeitschrift für Wissenschaftliche Zoologie, Leipzig.</em> 50: 278–316. [details]   
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2022). World List of Scleractinia. Mussismilia Ortmann, 1890. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267605 on 2022-07-06
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2008-01-14 11:18:07Z
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2013-02-06 17:41:18Z
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2014-03-16 13:26:33Z
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2019-05-06 13:41:26Z
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2022-06-21 08:49:27Z
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original description Ortmann, A. E. (1890). Die Morphologie des Skeletts des Steinkorallen in Beziehung zur Koloniebildung. <em>Zeitschrift für Wissenschaftliche Zoologie, Leipzig.</em> 50: 278–316. [details]   

original description  (of Protomussa Matthai, 1928) Matthai G. (1928). A Monograph of the Recent meandroid Astraeidae. <em>Catalogue of the Madreporarian Corals in the British Museum (Natural History).</em> 7: 1-288, pls. 1-72. [details]   

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

basis of record van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LanguageName 
English flower coral  [details]