Taxon name selected
Porites lobata Dana, 1846
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Dana, J.D. (1846a).
Zoophytes, in United States Exploring Expedition. During the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842. Under the command of Charles Wilkes, U.S.N. (Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard), 7:1-740.
(For species details see pp. 562-563 and
Plate 55, Figs. 1 & 1a-b)
Taxonomic note: A species complex
Wells, J.W. (1954). Recent corals of the Marshall Islands. Bikini and nearby atolls, part 2, oceanography (biologic). Professional Papers of the United States Geological Survey 260:385-486, pls. 94-185.
Veron, J.E.N. and Pichon, M. (1982).
Scleractinia of eastern Australia. Part IV. Family Poritidae. (Townsville, Australia: Australian Institute of Marine Science), 5:1-159.
Veron, J.E.N. (2000a). Corals of the World. Townsville: Australian Institute of Marine Science. Volumes 1-3. 1410pp.
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