Tubastraea coccinea   Lesson  1829 (Hard Coral)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Cnidaria
Class: Hexacorallia
Order:Scleractinia
Family:Dendrophylliidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Astropsammia pedersenii Verrill, 1869
Coenopsammia ehrenbergiana Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Coenopsammia gaimardi Milne Edwards & haime, 1848
Coenopsammia manni Verrill, 1866
Coenopsammia radiata Verrill, 1864
Coenopsammia tenuilamellosa Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Coenopsammia urvillei Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848
Dendrophyllia aurantiaca Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
Dendrophyllia manni (Verrill, 1866)
Dendrophyllia surcularis Verrill, 1869
Dendrophyllia turbinata Nemenzo, 1960
Lobopsammia aurea Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
Pachypsammia valida Verrill, 1866
Placopsammia darwini Duncan, 1876
Tubastaea coccinea Lesson, 1830

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, South Andaman, Pongibalu INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Mazlan, AG; Zaidi, CC; WanLotfi, WM and Othman, BHR (2005) On the current status of coastal marine biodiversity in Malaysia Indian Journal of Marine Sciences National Institute of Science Communication And Information Resources, CSIR, New Delhi, India, in association with Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi, INDIA 34(1) 76-87 Available at - NIO, RC, Kochi
  • Raguraman, R; Sreeraj, CR; Immanuel, T and Raghunathan, C (2010) Intensive study on the Scleractinian coral diversity of Pongibalu, south andaman Journal of Environment and Sociobiology Social Environmental and Biological Association, Kolkata, India 7(1) 29-36 Available at - NIO,Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

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