WoRMS taxon details

Acropora branchi Riegl, 1995

207102  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207102)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Riegl, B. (1995). Description of four new species in the hard coral genus Acropora Oken, 1815 (Scleractinia: Astrocoeniina: Acroporidae) from south-east Africa. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 113: 229-247. [details]   
Type locality contained in Shaka's Rock  
type locality contained in Shaka's Rock [details]
Note Chaka's Rock, Natal, South Africa  
From other sources
Type locality Chaka's Rock, Natal, South Africa [details]
Hoeksema, B. W.; Cairns, S. (2023). World List of Scleractinia. Acropora branchi Riegl, 1995. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207102 on 2023-02-09
Date
action
by
1998-06-02 12:05:09Z
created
1998-09-22 10:53:32Z
changed
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
changed
2014-04-14 08:03:13Z
changed
2022-12-19 10:15:03Z
changed

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original description Riegl, B. (1995). Description of four new species in the hard coral genus Acropora Oken, 1815 (Scleractinia: Astrocoeniina: Acroporidae) from south-east Africa. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 113: 229-247. [details]   

context source (Hexacorallia) Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Cairns SD, Hoeksema BW, van der Land J. (1999). Appendix: List of extant stony corals. <em>Atoll Research Bulletin.</em> 459: 13-46.
page(s): 14 [details]   

additional source Cairns SD, Hoeksema BW, van der Land J. (2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Veron, J. E. N. (2000). Corals of the World, Volume I: Family Acroporidae. Australian Institute of Marine Science. Townsville., volume 1, pp. 463.
page(s): 242-243 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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From other sources
Biology zooxanthellate [details]

Type locality Chaka's Rock, Natal, South Africa [details]