Taxon name selected
Probable synonym of
Porites lobata Dana, 1846
Selected taxon name information
Vaughan, T.W. (1906a). Report on the scientific results of the expedition to the eastern tropical Pacific. VI Madreporaria. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University 50(3):1-72, pls. 1-10. (For species details see pp. 71-72 and Plates 9 & 10)
Taxonomic note: See Wells (1983) for previous use of this name
Target taxon name information
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