WoRMS taxon details

Cyphastrea agassizi (Vaughan, 1907)

288919  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:288919)

accepted
Species
Leptastrea agassizi Vaughan, 1907 · unaccepted > superseded combination (basionym)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
(of Leptastrea agassizi Vaughan, 1907) Vaughan TW. (1907). Recent Madreporaria of the Hawaiian Islands and Laysan. <em>US National Museum Bulletin.</em> 59 (9): 1-427. [details]   
Distribution Central Indo-Pacific to Hawaii  
Distribution Central Indo-Pacific to Hawaii [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2024). World List of Scleractinia. Cyphastrea agassizi (Vaughan, 1907). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=288919 on 2024-02-21
Date
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
created
2014-05-26 23:19:26Z
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2019-08-30 08:06:35Z
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2022-08-21 16:43:54Z
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original description  (of Leptastrea agassizi Vaughan, 1907) Vaughan TW. (1907). Recent Madreporaria of the Hawaiian Islands and Laysan. <em>US National Museum Bulletin.</em> 59 (9): 1-427. [details]   

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

basis of record Cairns, S.D., B.W. Hoeksema & J. van der Land. (2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[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]   

additional source 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]   

additional source Fenner, D. P. (2005). Corals of Hawai'i. A Field Guide to the Hard, Black, and Soft Corals of Hawai'i and the Northwest Hawaiian Islands, Including Midway. <em>Mutual Publishing, Ltd., Honolulu.</em> 144 pp.
page(s): 23, 59, 122 [details]   

additional source Veron, J. E. N. (2000). Corals of the World, Volume III: Families Mussidae, Faviidae, Trachyphylliidae, Poritidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science. Townsville., volume 3, pp. 490.
page(s): 248 [details]   

additional source Chukaew T, Isomura N, Mezaki T, Matsumoto H, Kitano YF, Nozawa Y, Tachikawa H, Fukami H. (2023). Molecular Phylogeny and Taxonomy of the Coral Genus Cyphastrea (Cnidaria, Scleractinia, Merulinidae) in Japan, With the First Records of Two Species. <em>Zoological Science.</em> 40(4)., available online at https://doi.org/10.2108/zs230009 [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D., B.W. Hoeksema & J. van der Land. (1999). Appendix: List of extant stony corals. <em>Atoll Research Bulletin.</em> 459: 13-46.
page(s): 28 [details]   
 
 Present  Present in aphia/obis/gbif/idigbio   Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
   

Cotype (of Leptastrea agassizi Vaughan, 1907) USNM 21633, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Cotype (of Leptastrea agassizi Vaughan, 1907) USNM 21634, geounit United States Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From editor or global species database
Biology zooxanthellate [details]

From other sources
Distribution Central Indo-Pacific to Hawaii [details]
LanguageName 
English lesser knob coral  [details]
Japanese アラトゲキクメイシ  [details]