Rhizotrochus typus   Edwards & Haime  1848 (Hard Coral)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Anthozoa


Synonym (s)
Flabellum(Rhizotrochus) crateriformis Gardiner & Waugh 1938
Flabellum crateriformis Scheer & Pillai 1983
Flabellum mangificum Harrison 1911
Flabellum transversale Nishimura & Suzuki 1971
Monomyces typica Eguchi 1968
Monomyces typus Zibrowius 1974
Monomyces uchiuraensis Eguchi 1972
Rhizotrochus crateriformis Alcock 1893
Rhizotrochus palaoensis Yabe & Eguchi 1942
Rhizotrochus worsleyi Wood- Mason & Alcock 1891

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands (Lat: 12.5) (Long: 92.75) INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre Available at - http://www.unep-wcmc.org/
  • Checklist of fish and invertebrates listed in the CITES appendices and in EC regulation no. 338/97 Available at - http://www.ukcites.gov.uk/pdf_files/FishInvertebrates6.pdf
  • Cairns, DS; Hoeksema, WB and Derland, JV (1999) List of extant stony corals Atoll Research Bulletin National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D. C, U. S. A 459 13-46 Available at - NIO, RC, Kochi
  • Cairns, SD (1989) A Revision of the Ahermatypic Scleractinia of the Philippine Islands and Adjacent waters, Part 1: Fungiacyathidae, Micrabaciidae, Turbinoliinae, Guyniidae and Flabellidae Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D.C. 486 1-136 Available at - NIO, RC Kochi

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