Millepora platyphylla   Hemprich and Ehrenbe  1834 (Coral)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Hydroidomedusa


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• Andaman and Nicobar Islands (Lat: 10) (Long: 93) INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • (2002) Andaman and Nicobar Islands biodiversity strategy and action plan (Version: 3)
  • UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre Available at -
  • 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
  • Faure, G (1977) Distribution of coral communities on the reef slopes in the Mascarene Archipelago, Indian Ocean Marine Research in Indonesia National Institute of Oceanology, Indonesian Institute of Science, Jakarta, Indonesia 17 73-97 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Cherbadzhi, II (1988) The metabolism of several mass species of corals and its influence on the primary production of phytoplankton Dal'nevostochnoe otdelenie Akademii Nauk SSSR, Vladivostok 115 72-80
  • Gladkov, AV and Moshchenko, AV (1990) [Epibiosis of barnacles and polychaetes on the hydroid Millepora platyphylla.] [Systematics and chorology of marine organisms: collected scientific works.] 87-97 Available at - Zoological Records
  • AlSofyani, A; Niaz, GR; Ahmad; Uddin, V; Mushtaq, N; Mohammad; Vali, F Long chain wax esters and diphenylamine in fire coral Millepora dichotoma and Millepora platyphylla from Saudi Red Sea Coast King Abdulaziz University,Saudi Arabia 2002 0214-8358 Available at - Scientia Marina
  • Saad, MAH (1984) Proceedings of the Symposium on Coral Reef environment of the Red Sea King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia 1-681 Available at - NIO, RC Kochi
  • Wall, F (1910) A popular treatise on the common Indian snakes Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society BNHS Part XIII with 65-79

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