Taxon profile


Pillar Coral
Dendrogyra cylindrus (Ehrenberg, 1834)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Cnidaria - anemones, corals and jellyfish »  class Anthozoa »  order Scleractinia - hard or stony corals »  family Meandrinidae »  genus Dendrogyra

Scientific synonyms

Maeandra caudex
Maeandra cylindrus
Maeandra spatiosa
Meandrina cylindrus

IUCN category:Vulnerable


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Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [133124]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Dendrogyra cylindrus Ehrenberg 1834]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
CZ Pfleger V. (1997): České názvy živočichů I. Houby (Porifera), žahavci (Cnidaria), žebernatky (Ctenophora), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 56 pp. [as Dendrogyra cylindrus EHRENBERG]

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