Favites micropentagona Veron, 2002,

Samiei, Jahangir Vajed, Dab, Koosha, Ghezellou, Parviz & Shirvani, Arash, 2013, Some scleractinian corals (Scleractinia: Anthozoa) of Larak Island, Persian Gulf, Zootaxa 3636 (1), pp. 101-143: 126

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3636.1.5

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persistent identifier

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scientific name

Favites micropentagona Veron, 2002
status

 

Favites micropentagona Veron, 2002 

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Material: ZUTC Cnid. 1021, two colony fragments, Larak Island, 26 ° 53 ' 0.7 " N, 56 ° 20 ' 51.3 " E, Coll. J. Vajed Samiei, November 2010. Identification guide: Veron (200 - 2)

Notes for local identification: Colonies are encrusting to sub-massive and sometimes nodular. Colors could be a combination of green, brown and white. Sizes of the corallites are 1–2 millimeters smaller than F. pentagona  .

Abundance: Common.

Depth of occurrence: About 3 m.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Cnidaria

Class

Anthozoa

Order

Scleractinia

Family

Faviidae

Genus

Favites