WoRMS taxon details

Orbicella faveolata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)

758261  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:758261)

accepted
Species
Madrepora faveolata Ellis & Solander, 1786 · unaccepted > superseded combination (basionym)
Montastraea faveolata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) · unaccepted > superseded combination
Montastrea faveolata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) · unaccepted > superseded combination
marine, fresh, terrestrial
(of Madrepora faveolata Ellis & Solander, 1786) Ellis, J.; Solander, D. (1786). The Natural History of many curious and uncommon Zoophytes, collected from various parts of the Globe. Systematically arranged and described by the late Daniel Solander. 4.(Benjamin White & Son: London): 1-206, pls 1-63., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41943909 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2023). World List of Scleractinia. Orbicella faveolata (Ellis & Solander, 1786). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=758261 on 2023-02-02
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2014-03-16 13:26:33Z
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2019-08-30 08:06:35Z
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2022-06-17 09:20:58Z
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original description  (of Madrepora faveolata Ellis & Solander, 1786) Ellis, J.; Solander, D. (1786). The Natural History of many curious and uncommon Zoophytes, collected from various parts of the Globe. Systematically arranged and described by the late Daniel Solander. 4.(Benjamin White & Son: London): 1-206, pls 1-63., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41943909 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (Hexacorallia) Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World. (look up in IMIS[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 Verrill AE. (1901). Variations and nomenclature of Bermudian, West Indian and Brazilian reef corals, with notes on various Indo-Pacific corals. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences.</em> 11: 63-168.
page(s): 95 [details]   

new combination reference Budd AF, Fukami H, Smith ND, Knowlton N. (2012). Taxonomic classification of the reef coral family Mussidae (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia). <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> 166 (3): 465-529., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2012.00855.x [details]   
 
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Biology zooxanthellate [details]
LanguageName 
English mountainous star coral [from synonym]  [details]