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Montastrea alpina

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Montastraeidae

Heliastrea alpina was named by d'Achiardi (1867).

It was recombined as Orbicella alpina by Kolosvary (1956); it was recombined as Montastrea alpina by Maddaleni (1997).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1867Heliastrea alpina d'Achiardi
1956Orbicella alpina Kolosvary
1997Montastrea alpina Maddaleni

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
familyMontastraeidaeYabe and Sugiyama 1941
genusMontastreaBlainville 1830
speciesalpina(d'Achiardi 1867)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

No diagnoses are available