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Acropora Oken, 1815

205469  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205469)

accepted
Genus
Species Acropora abrolhosensis Veron, 1985
Species Acropora abrotanoides (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Acropora aculeus (Dana, 1846)
Species Acropora acuminata (Verrill, 1864)
Species Acropora anthocercis (Brook, 1893)
Species Acropora arabensis Hodgson & Carpenter, 1995
Species Acropora aspera (Dana, 1846)
Species Acropora austera (Dana, 1846)
Species Acropora awi Wallace & Wolstenholme, 1998
Species Acropora batunai Wallace, 1997
Species Acropora branchi Riegl, 1995
Species Acropora bushyensis Veron & Wallace, 1984
Species Acropora cardenae Wells, 1985
Species Acropora carduus (Dana, 1846)
Species Acropora caroliniana Nemenzo, 1976
Species Acropora cerealis (Dana, 1846)
Species Acropora cervicornis (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Acropora chesterfieldensis Veron & Wallace, 1984
Species Acropora clathrata (Brook, 1891)
Species Acropora cytherea (Dana, 1846)
Species Acropora dendrum (Bassett-Smith, 1890)
Species Acropora derawanensis Wallace, 1997
Species Acropora desalwii Wallace, 1994
Species Acropora digitifera (Dana, 1846)
Species Acropora divaricata (Dana, 1846)
Species Acropora donei Veron & Wallace, 1984
Species Acropora downingi Wallace, 1999
Species Acropora echinata (Dana, 1846)
Species Acropora elegans (Milne Edwards, 1860)
Species Acropora elseyi (Brook, 1892)
Species Acropora eurystoma (Klunzinger, 1879)
Species Acropora exquisita Nemenzo, 1971
Species Acropora fenneri Veron, 2000
Species Acropora filiformis Veron, 2000
Species Acropora florida (Dana, 1846)
Species Acropora gemmifera (Brook, 1892)
Species Acropora glauca (Brook, 1893)
Species Acropora gomezi Veron, 2000
Species Acropora grandis (Brook, 1892)
Species Acropora granulosa (Milne Edwards, 1860)
Species Acropora halmaherae Wallace & Wolstenholme, 1998
Species Acropora hemprichii (Ehrenberg, 1834)
Species Acropora hoeksemai Wallace, 1997
Species Acropora horrida (Dana, 1846)
Species Acropora humilis (Dana, 1846)
Species Acropora hyacinthus (Dana, 1846)
Species Acropora indonesia Wallace, 1997
Species Acropora intermedia (Brook, 1891)
Species Acropora jacquelineae Wallace, 1994
Species Acropora japonica Veron, 2000
Species Acropora kimbeensis Wallace, 1999
Species Acropora kirstyae Veron & Wallace, 1984
Species Acropora kosurini Wallace, 1994
Species Acropora lamarcki Veron, 2000
Species Acropora latistella (Brook, 1892)
Species Acropora listeri (Brook, 1893)
Species Acropora loisetteae Wallace, 1994
Species Acropora lokani Wallace, 1994
Species Acropora longicyathus (Milne Edwards, 1860)
Species Acropora loripes (Brook, 1892)
Species Acropora lutkeni Crossland, 1952
Species Acropora microclados (Ehrenberg, 1834)
Species Acropora microphthalma (Verrill, 1869)
Species Acropora millepora (Ehrenberg, 1834)
Species Acropora monticulosa (Brüggemann, 1879)
Species Acropora mossambica Riegl, 1995
Species Acropora multiacuta Nemenzo, 1967
Species Acropora muricata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Acropora nana (Studer, 1879)
Species Acropora nasuta (Dana, 1846)
Species Acropora natalensis Riegl, 1995
Species Acropora palmata (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Acropora palmerae Wells, 1954
Species Acropora paniculata Verrill, 1902
Species Acropora papillare Latypov, 1992
Species Acropora pectinata Veron, 2000
Species Acropora pharaonis (Milne Edwards, 1860)
Species Acropora pichoni Wallace, 1999
Species Acropora plumosa Wallace & Wolstenholme, 1998
Species Acropora polystoma (Brook, 1891)
Species Acropora prolifera (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Acropora proximalis Veron, 2000
Species Acropora pruinosa (Brook, 1893)
Species Acropora pulchra (Brook, 1891)
Species Acropora retusa (Dana, 1846)
Species Acropora ridzwani Ditlev, 2003
Species Acropora robusta (Dana, 1846)
Species Acropora rongelapensis Richards & Wallace, 2004
Species Acropora roseni Wallace, 1999
Species Acropora rudis (Rehberg, 1892)
Species Acropora rufa Veron, 2000
Species Acropora russelli Wallace, 1994
Species Acropora samoensis (Brook, 1891)
Species Acropora sarmentosa (Brook, 1892)
Species Acropora secale (Studer, 1878)
Species Acropora selago (Studer, 1879)
Species Acropora simplex Wallace & Wolstenholme, 1998
Species Acropora solitaryensis Veron & Wallace, 1984
Species Acropora sordiensis Riegl, 1995
Species Acropora speciosa (Quelch, 1886)
Species Acropora spicifera (Dana, 1846)
Species Acropora squarrosa (Ehrenberg, 1834)
Species Acropora stoddarti Pillai & Scheer, 1976
Species Acropora striata (Verrill, 1866)
Species Acropora subglabra (Brook, 1891)
Species Acropora suharsonoi Wallace, 1994
Species Acropora sukarnoi Wallace, 1997
Species Acropora tanegashimensis Veron, 1990
Species Acropora tenella (Brook, 1892)
Species Acropora tenuis (Dana, 1846)
Species Acropora torihalimeda Wallace, 1994
Species Acropora tortuosa (Dana, 1846)
Species Acropora tumida (Verrill, 1866)
Species Acropora turaki Wallace, 1994
Species Acropora valenciennesi (Milne Edwards, 1860)
Species Acropora valida (Dana, 1846)
Species Acropora vaughani Wells, 1954
Species Acropora verweyi Veron & Wallace, 1984
Species Acropora walindii Wallace, 1999
Species Acropora willisae Veron & Wallace, 1984
Species Acropora yongei Veron & Wallace, 1984

Species Acropora mirabilis (Quelch, 1886) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Acropora teres (Verrill, 1866) (taxon inquirendum)

Species Acropora akajimensis Veron, 1990 accepted as Acropora donei Veron & Wallace, 1984 (synonymy)
Species Acropora azurea Veron & Wallace, 1984 accepted as Acropora nana (Studer, 1879) (synonymy)
Species Acropora brueggemanni (Brook, 1893) accepted as Isopora brueggemanni (Brook, 1893) (old combination)
Species Acropora copiosa Nemenzo, 1967 accepted as Acropora muricata (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Species Acropora crateriformis (Gardiner, 1898) accepted as Isopora crateriformis (Gardiner, 1898) (old combination)
Species Acropora cuneata (Dana, 1846) accepted as Isopora cuneata (Dana, 1846) (old combination)
Species Acropora cylindrica Veron & Fenner, 2000 accepted as Isopora togianensis (Wallace, 1997) (synonymy)
Species Acropora danai (Milne Edwards, 1860) accepted as Acropora abrotanoides (Lamarck, 1816) (synonymy)
Species Acropora elizabethensis Veron, 2000 accepted as Isopora elizabethensis (Veron, 2000) (original combination, basionym)
Species Acropora formosa (Dana, 1846) accepted as Acropora muricata (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonymy)
Species Acropora indiana Wallace, 1994 accepted as Acropora papillare Latypov, 1992 (synonymy)
Species Acropora insignis Nemenzo, 1967 accepted as Acropora selago (Studer, 1879) (Synonymy ?)
Species Acropora magnifica Nemenzo, 1971 accepted as Acropora elegans (Milne Edwards, 1860) (synonymy)
Species Acropora maryae Veron, 2000 accepted as Acropora squarrosa (Ehrenberg, 1834) (Synonymy)
Species Acropora minuta Veron, 2000 accepted as Acropora palmerae Wells, 1954 (Synonymy)
Species Acropora navini Veron, 2000 accepted as Acropora longicyathus (Milne Edwards, 1860) (Synonymy)
Species Acropora nobilis (Dana, 1846) accepted as Acropora robusta (Dana, 1846) (synonymy)
Species Acropora ocellata (Klunzinger, 1879) accepted as Acropora humilis (Dana, 1846) (synonymy)
Species Acropora palifera (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Isopora palifera (Lamarck, 1816) (previous combination)
Species Acropora parahemprichii Veron, 2000 accepted as Acropora austera (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
Species Acropora parapharaonis Veron, 2000 accepted as Acropora valida (Dana, 1846) (Synonymy)
Species Acropora parilis (Quelch, 1886) accepted as Acropora horrida (Dana, 1846) (synonym ?)
Species Acropora pocilloporina Wallace, 1994 accepted as Acropora retusa (Dana, 1846) (synonymy)
Species Acropora rambleri (Bassett-Smith, 1890) accepted as Acropora speciosa (Quelch, 1886) (Synonymy ?)
Species Acropora rosaria (Dana, 1846) accepted as Acropora loripes (Brook, 1892) (synonym ?)
Species Acropora schmitti Wells, 1950 accepted as Acropora digitifera (Dana, 1846) (synonymy)
Species Acropora sekiseiensis Veron, 1990 accepted as Acropora horrida (Dana, 1846) (synonymy)
Species Acropora togianensis Wallace, 1997 accepted as Isopora togianensis (Wallace, 1997) (original combination, basionym)
Species Acropora torresiana Veron, 2000 accepted as Acropora samoensis (Brook, 1891) (Synonymy)
Species Acropora wallacea Veron, 1990 accepted as Acropora samoensis (Brook, 1891) (synonymy)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Oken, L. (1815-1816). <em>Lehrbuch der Naturgeschichte. Dritter Theil: Zoologie. Erste Abtheilung: Fleischlose Thiere.</em> Leipzig: C.H. Reclam & Jena: A. Schmid. xxviii + 842 pp. + xviii, 40 pls., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=Spo5AAAAcAAJ [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2018). World List of Scleractinia. Acropora Oken, 1815. Accessed through: Land J. van der (ed). (2008) UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO) at: http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205469 on 2020-07-13
Land J. van der (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). Acropora Oken, 1815. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/urmo/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205469 on 2020-07-13
Date
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1997-02-03 14:17:27Z
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2000-09-28 07:24:50Z
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Garcia, Maria
2008-10-04 18:36:46Z
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2013-09-02 08:00:17Z
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2013-09-15 20:51:10Z
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2014-04-13 21:57:04Z
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2018-12-31 09:47:43Z
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original description Oken, L. (1815-1816). <em>Lehrbuch der Naturgeschichte. Dritter Theil: Zoologie. Erste Abtheilung: Fleischlose Thiere.</em> Leipzig: C.H. Reclam & Jena: A. Schmid. xxviii + 842 pp. + xviii, 40 pls., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=Spo5AAAAcAAJ [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Veron, J. E. N. (1986). Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. <em>Angus & Robertson Publishers.</em>  [details]   

additional source Riegl, B. (1995). A revision of the hard coral genus Acropora Oken, 1815 (Scleractinia: Astrocoeniina: Acroporidae) in south-east Africa. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 113: 249-288 [details]   

additional source Wallace, CC. (1999). Staghorn corals of the world: a revision of the coral genus Acropora (Scleractinia; Astrocoeniina; Acroporidae) worldwide, with emphasis on morphology, phylogeny and biogeography. CSIRO, Collingwood (Australia). pp i-xvii, 1-421.  [details]   

additional source  [details]   

additional source Santodomingo, N.; Wallace, C.C.; Johnson, K.G. (2015). Fossils reveal a high diversity of the staghorn coral genera Acropora and Isopora (Scleractinia: Acroporidae) in the Neogene of Indonesia. <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> 175, 677-763., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/zoj.12295 [details]   

additional source , available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/14772019.2014.930525 [details]   

additional source Wallace, C. C. (2008). New Species and Records from the Eocene of England and France Support Early Diversification of the Coral Genus Acropora. <em>Journal of Paleontology.</em> 82(2): 313-328., available online at https://doi.org/10.1666/06-091.1 [details]   

status source ICZN. (1963). Opinion 674: Acropora Oken,1815 (Anthozoa, Madreporaria): validated under the plenary powers. <em>Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature.</em> 20: 329-330. [details]   

status source Boschma H (1961) Acropora Oken, 1815 (Anthozoa, Madreporaria); proposed validation under the plenary powers. Z.N.(S.) 1036. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 18: 334-335. [details]   
 
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