Plesiastrea versipora (Lamark, 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: 135

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

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03C5797C-FFFE-FF87-FF32-FF04FDC2FD94

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Plazi

scientific name

Plesiastrea versipora (Lamark, 1816)
status

 

Plesiastrea versipora (Lamark, 1816) 

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Material: ZUTC Cnid. 1029, 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 massive to sub-massive, light brown or green. Polyps are often extended during the day.

Abundance: uncommon.

Depth of occurrence: About 3 m.