Pavona diffluens (Lamarck, 1816),

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: 112

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-FFD7-FFAE-FF32-F98CFDC2F802

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Plazi

scientific name

Pavona diffluens (Lamarck, 1816)
status

 

Pavona diffluens (Lamarck, 1816) 

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Material: ZUTC Cnid. 1008, colony fragment, Larak Island, 26 ° 53 ' 0.7 " N, 56 ° 20 ' 51.3 " E, Coll. J. Vajed Samiei, November 2010.

Identification guide: Veron (2000)

Notes for local identification: Colonies are dark brown. The coenostial holes are less visible than in P. decussata  . The style or pillar shaped columellae are prominent.

Abundance: Rare.

Depth of occurrence: About 3 m.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Cnidaria

Class

Anthozoa

Order

Scleractinia

Family

Agariciidae

Genus

Pavona