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Faviids of Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Flora / FaunaIdentification Key

By: C Raghunathan (Author), Tamal Mondal (Author), Krishnamoorthy Venkataraman (Author)

358 pages, 143 colour photos; 1 b/w illustration, 1 b/w map, 2 tables

Zoological Survey of India

Hardback | May 2015 | #226014 | ISBN-13: 9788181714152
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About this book

Language: English

An extensive taxonomic work on the Faviid corals of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, describing 99 species belonging to 18 genera.


Contents

Introduction
Study area
Material and methods
Classification of the family faviidae
Key characters
Description

I. Genus Caulastrea Dana, 1846
1. Caulastrea echinulata (Milne Edwards and Haime, 1849)
2. Caulastrea furcata Dana, 1846
3. Caulastrea curvata Wijsman Best, 1972.

II. Genus Favia Oken, 1815
4. Favia stelligera (Dana, 1846)
5. Favia fragum (Esper, 1797)
6. Favia laxa (Klunzinger, 1879)
7. Favia truncatus Veron, 2000
8. Favia albidus Veron, 2000
9. Favia matthaii Vaughan, 1918
10. Favia speciosa Dana, 1846
11. Favia helianthoides Wells, 1954
12. Favia lacuna Veron, Turak and DeVantier, 2000
13. Favia pallid (Dana, 1846)
14. Favia rotumana (Gardiner, 1899)
15. Favia vietnamensis Veron, 2000
16. Favia rosaria Veron, 2000
17. Favia danae Verrill, 1872
18. Favia favus (Forskal, 1775)
19. Favia rotundata (Veron, Pichon and Wijsman-best, 1977)
20. Favia maxima Veron, pichon and Wijsman-best, 1977
21. Favia maritime (Nemenzo, 1971)
22. Favia veroni Moll and Best, 1984
23. Favia lizardensis Veron and Pichon, 1977
24. Favia leptophylla Verrill, 1868
25. Favia marshae Veron, 2000

III. Genus Barabattoia Yabe and Sugiyama, 1941
26. Barabattoia amicorum (Milne Edwards and Haime, 1848)
27. Barabattoia laddi (Wells, 1954).

IV. Genus Favites Link, 1807
28. Favites stylifera (Yabe and Sugiyama, 1937)
29. Favites micropentagona Veron, 2000
30. Favites pentagona (Esper, 1794)
31. Favites monticularis Tamal Mondal, Raghunathan and Venkataraman, 2013
32. Favites spinosa (Klunzinger, 1879)
33. Favites acuticollis (Ortmann, 1889)
34. Favites bestae Veron, 2000
35. Favites chinensis (Verrill, 1866)
36. Favites halicora (Hemprich and Ehrenberg, 1834)
37. Favites russelli (Wells, 1954)
38. Favites abdita (Ellis and Solander, 1786)
39. Favites complanata (Hemprich and Ehrenberg, 1834)
40. Favites vasta (Klunzinger, 1879)
41. Favites flexuosa (Dana, 1846)
42. Favites paraflexuosa Veron, 2000

V. Genus Goniastrea Milne Edwards and Haime, 1848
43. Goniastrea minuta Veron, 2000
44. Goniastrea edwardsi Chevalier, 1971
45. Goniastrea retiformis (Lamarck, 1816)
46. Goniastrea palauensis (Yabe and Sugiyama, 1936)
47. Goniastrea aspera Verrill, 1865
48. Goniastrea peresi (Faure and Pichon 1978)
49. Goniastrea pectinata (Hemprich and Ehrenberg, 1834)
50. Goniastrea australensis (Milne Edwards and Haime, 1857)
51. Goniastrea favulus (Dana, 1846)

VI. Genus Platygyra Ehrenberg, 1834
52. Platygyra yaeyamaensis Eguchi and Shirai, 1977
53. Platygyra crosslandi (Matthai, 1928)
54. Platygyra pini Chevalier, 1975
55. Platygyra ryukyuensis Yabe and Sugiyama, 1936
56. Platygyra carnosus Veron, 2000
57. Platygyra verweyi Wijsman-best, 1976
58. Platygyra lamellina (Hemprich and Ehrenberg, 1834)
59. Platygyra contorta Veron, 1990
60. Platygyra daedalea (Ellis and Solander, 1786)
61. Platygyra acuta Veroon, 2000
62. Platygyra sinensis (Milne Edwards and Haime, 1849)

VII. Genus Oulophyllia Edwards and Haime, 1848
63. Oulophyllia bennettae (Veron, Pichon and Wijsman-Best, 1977)
64. Oulophyllia crispa (Lamarck, 1816)
65. Oulophyllia levis (Nemenso, 1959)

VIII. Genus Leptoria Milne Edwards and Haime, 1848
66. Leptoria phrygia (Ellis and Solander, 1786)
67. Leptoria irregularis Veron,  1990

IX. Genus Diploria Milne Edwards and Haime, 1848
68. Diploria strigosa (Dana, 1848)

X. Genus Colpophyllia Milne Edwards and Haime, 1848
69. Colpophyllia natans (Houttuyn, 1772)

XI. Genus Montastraea de Blainville, 1830
70. Montastraea salebrosa (Nemenzo, 1959)
71. Montastrea annularis (Ellis and Solander, 1786)
72. Montastrea curta (Dana, 1846)
73. Montastraea annuligera (Milne Edwards and Haime, 1850)
74. Montastrea colemani Veron, 2000
75. Montastraea cavernosa (Linnaeus, 1767)
76. Montastrea valenciennesi (Milne Edwards and Haime, 1849)
77. Montastrea magnistellata Chevalier, 1971

XII. Genus Plesiastrea Milne Edwards and Haime, 1848
78. Plesiastrea versipora (Lamarck, 1816)

XIII. Genus Oulastrea Milne Edwards and Haime, 1848
79. Oulastrea crispata (Lamarck, 1816)

XIV. Genus Diploastrea Matthai, 1914
80. Diploastrea heliopora (Lamarck, 1816)

XV. Genus Leptastrea Milne Edwards and Haime, 1848
81. Leptastrea aequalis Veron, 2000
82. Leptastrea bottae (Milne Edwards and Haime, 1849)
83. Leptastrea transversa Klunzinger, 1879
84. Leptastrea pruinosa Crossland, 1952
85. Leptastrea purpurea (Dana, 1846)

XVI. Genus Cyphastrea Milne Edwards and Haime, 1848
86. Cyphastrea agassizi (Vaughan, 1907)
87. Cyphastrea ocellina (Dana, 1846)
88. Cyphastrea japonica Yabe and Sugiyama, 1936
89. Cyphastrea serailia (Forskal, 1775)
90. Cyphastre chalcidicum (Forskal, 1775)
91. Cyphastrea microphthalma (Lamarck, 1816)

XVII. Genus Solenastrea Milne Edwards and Haime, 1848
92. Solenastrea bournoni Milne Edwards and Haime, 1849

XVIII. Genus Echinopora Lamark, 1816
93. Echinopora forskaliana (Milne Edwards and Haime, 1850)
94. Echinopora pacifius Veron, 1990
95. Echinopora gemmacea (Lamarck, 1816)
96. Echinopora hirsutissima Milne Edwards and Haime, 1849
97. Echinopora lamellose (Esper, 1791)
98. Echinopora fruticulosa Ehrenberg, 1834
99. Echinopora horrid Dana, 1846

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