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Montipora  Blainville, 1830
Taxonomic Serial No.: 52948

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2000   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
       PhylumCnidaria Hatschek, 1888 – cnidarians, coelenterates, cnidaires, coelentérés, água viva, anêmona, caravela, cnidario, coral, hidra  
             ClassAnthozoa Ehrenberg, 1834 – corals, flower animals, sea anemones, anémones de mer, coraux, água viva, anêmona, antozoário, caravela, corais, gorgônia  
                   OrderScleractinia Bourne, 1900 – stony corals, madrépores  
                      SuborderAstrocoeniina Vaughan and Wells, 1943  
                         FamilyAcroporidae Verrill, 1902  
                            GenusMontipora Blainville, 1830  
    Direct Children:  
                               SpeciesMontipora aequituberculata Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora altasepta Nemenzo, 1964  
                               SpeciesMontipora angulata (Lamarck, 1816)  
                               SpeciesMontipora australiensis Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora cactus Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora calcarea Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora caliculata (Dana, 1846)  
                               SpeciesMontipora capitata Dana, 1846  
                               SpeciesMontipora capricornis Veron, 1985  
                               SpeciesMontipora cebuensis Nemenzo, 1976  
                               SpeciesMontipora circumvallata (Ehrenberg, 1834)  
                               SpeciesMontipora composita Crossland  
                               SpeciesMontipora confusa Nemenzo, 1967  
                               SpeciesMontipora corbettensis Veron and Wallace, 1984  
                               SpeciesMontipora crassituberculata Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora danae (Milne-Edwards and Haime, 1851)  
                               SpeciesMontipora digitata (Dana, 1846)  
                               SpeciesMontipora edwardsi Bernard, 1879  
                               SpeciesMontipora efflorescens Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora effusa Dana, 1846  
                               SpeciesMontipora florida Nemenzo, 1967  
                               SpeciesMontipora floweri Wells, 1954  
                               SpeciesMontipora foliosa (Pallas, 1766)  
                               SpeciesMontipora foveolata (Dana, 1846)  
                               SpeciesMontipora friabilis Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora gaimardi Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora granulosa Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora grisea Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora hirsuta Nemenzo, 1967  
                               SpeciesMontipora hispida (Dana, 1846)  
                               SpeciesMontipora hoffmeisteri Wells, 1954  
                               SpeciesMontipora incrassata (Dana, 1846)  
                               SpeciesMontipora informis Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora levis (Quelch)  
                               SpeciesMontipora lobulata Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora mactanensis Nemenzo, 1979  
                               SpeciesMontipora malampaya Nemenzo, 1967  
                               SpeciesMontipora millepora Crossland, 1952  
                               SpeciesMontipora minuta Bernard  
                               SpeciesMontipora mollis Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora monasteriata (Forskål, 1775)  
                               SpeciesMontipora nodosa (Dana, 1846)  
                               SpeciesMontipora orientalis Nemenzo, 1967  
                               SpeciesMontipora peltiformis Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora ramosa Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora samarensis Nemenzo, 1967  
                               SpeciesMontipora setosa Nemenzo, 1976  
                               SpeciesMontipora socialis Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora solanderi Bernard, 1879  
                               SpeciesMontipora spongiosa (Ehrenberg, 1834)  
                               SpeciesMontipora spongodes Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora spumosa (Lamarck, 1816)  
                               SpeciesMontipora stellata Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora stilosa (Ehrenberg, 1834)  
                               SpeciesMontipora striata Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora tortuosa (Dana)  
                               SpeciesMontipora tuberculosa (Lamarck, 1816)  
                               SpeciesMontipora turgescens Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora turtlensis Veron and Wallace, 1984  
                               SpeciesMontipora undata Bernard, 1897  
                               SpeciesMontipora venosa (Ehrenberg, 1834)  
                               SpeciesMontipora verrucosa (Lamarck, 1816)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Montipora   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wells, John W.   
  Publication Date: 1986   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: A List of Scleractinian generic and subgeneric taxa, 1758-1985, (special issue)   
  Page(s): 69   
  Publisher: International Association for the Study of Fossil Cnidaria   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Montipora   

 Geographic Information
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