Favia,

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: 128

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:BFAFCD41-E2F3-45FD-A89A-C10D18F9A062

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03C5797C-FFC7-FFBE-FF32-FF44FDACFE4A

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Favia
status

 

Favia  sp.

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Material: ZUTC Cnid. 1036, colony fragment, Larak Island, 26 ° 53 ' 0.7 " N, 56 ° 20 ' 51.3 " E, Coll. J. Vajed Samiei, November 2010.

Notes for local identification: Colonies are encrusting, mostly green. They are usually infected with polychaetes. Polyps were widely spaced and exerted (Barbattoia shape) in colonies which covered convex surfaces.

Abundance: common

Depth of occurrence: 3 to 5 m