Porites astreoides Lamarck, 1816

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaCnidariaAnthozoaScleractiniaPoritidaePorites

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Full Name

Porites astreoides Lamarck, 1816

Common names

  • mustard hill coral eng
  • yellow porites eng
  • mustard hill coral
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

Living period

23.03 to 0.0 Ma

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Not freshwater, Intermediate-level epifaunal

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Distributions

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Classification

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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Cnidaria
class
Anthozoa
order
Scleractinia
family
Poritidae
genus
Porites
species
Porites astreoides
 
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Bibliography

Cairns, S.D., Jaap, W.C., and J.C. Lang. 2009. Scleractinia (Cnidaria) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 333–347 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas.

Cairns, S.D.; Hoeksema, B.W. & van der Land, J. (2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms.

Humann P, DeLoach N (2002) Reef coral identification Florida Caribbean Bahamas. New World Publications, Jacksonville, Florida, pp. 1-287.

Lamarck [J.-B. M.] de. (1816). Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres. Tome second. Paris: Verdière, 568 pp.

Veron, J.E.N. 2000. Corals of the World. Vol. 1–3. Australian Institute of Marine Science and CRR, Queensland, Australia.

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built.
View the primary source usage in Catalogue of Life.

Record history

This record was last modified on Jul 25, 2016.