Favites paraflexuosa   Veron,  2002 (Hard Coral)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Cnidaria
Class: Anthozoa
Order:Scleractinia
Family:Faviidae

Image copyrights: Australian Institute of Marine Science, Coral Reef Research

Description

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
• Larger Star Coral (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
IUCN Status:  Near Threatened

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Car Nicobar Island INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • (2011) Animal discoveries 2010 Zoological Survey of India 1-107 Available at - http://zsi.gov.in/right_menu/Animal_disc/Animal%20Discovery%202010.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Froese, R and Pauly, D (2000) Fishbase 2000: Concepts, design and data sources ICLARM 344 pp Available at - http://www.fishbase.org
  • Corals of the World online Available at - http://coral.aims.gov.au/

Page last updated on:2011-08-23

Back to Search