Taxon profile


Common Star Coral
Montastraea annularis (Ellis & Solander, 1786)

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

Scientific synonyms

Madrepora annularis Ellis & Solander, 1786
Montastrea annularis
Orbicella annularis (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Orbicella hispidula Verrill, 190

IUCN category:Endangered


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Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [133134]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Montastraea annularis (Ellis and Solander 1786)]
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 Montastrea annularis (ELLIS et SOLANDER)]

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