species: Favites valenciennesi in taxonomy (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Favites valenciennesi


©Anne Hoggett: Favites valenciennesi on the reef slope off Bird Islet, Lizard Island. Polyps are at least 1 cm diameter.

©Anne Hoggett: Favites valenciennesi on the reef slope off Bird Islet, Lizard Island. Polyps are at least 1 cm diameter.

©Anne Hoggett: Favites valenciennesi at Cod Hole near Lizard Island. Identified by Dr Zoe Richards.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Scleractinia
Family Merulinidae
Genus Favites
Species Favites valenciennesi
Status near threatened

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Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.

Size

  • Size data has not been obtained.

Synonyms

Distribution


©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources

References

  • Dornelas, M. (2006). Coral assemblages and neutral theory. PhD thesis, James Cook University. LIRS catalog number 1626.
  • Dornelas, M. and S.R. Connolly (2008). Multiple modes in a coral species abundance distribution, Ecology Letters, 11: 1008-1016. LIRS catalog number 1145.