Symphyllia radians Milne-Edwards & Haime, 1849,

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: 138-139

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

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03C5797C-FFF9-FF83-FF32-FE1DFDC2FE87

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scientific name

Symphyllia radians Milne-Edwards & Haime, 1849
status

 

Symphyllia radians Milne-Edwards & Haime, 1849 

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Material: ZUTC Cnid. 1030, 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: Septal teeth less exserted than in S. recta  which make the valleys more visible in living colonies. Valleys are also wider and less sinuous.

Abundance: Uncommon.

Depth of occurrence: About 3 m.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Cnidaria

Class

Anthozoa

Order

Scleractinia

Family

Mussidae

Genus

Symphyllia