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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Acropora polystoma (Brook 1891)
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Acropora massawensis
Species recognized by Sudan Species List and CITES
Acropora massawensis
Recognized by coraltraits
Acropora massawensis Marenzeller 1906
Recognized by IUCN
Acropora polystoma
Recognized by coraltraits and Furui 2020
Acropora polystoma (Brook 1891)
Madrepora polystoma

Alternative Names

Acropora massawensis Von Marenzeller 1907
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Madrepora polystoma Brook 1891
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Madrepora (Polystachys) polystoma Brook 1891
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Acropora massawensis
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database
Madrepora polystoma
Recombined according to Paleobiology Database
Madrepora polystoma
Synonym according to CITES

Common Names

English

Staghorn coral preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

タバネミドリイシ preferred

Curated hierarchies for Acropora polystoma (Brook 1891)

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 1.1

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Cnidaria
Anthozoa
Scleractinia
Acroporidae
Acropora
57 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Cnidaria
Anthozoa Ehrenberg 1834
Hexacorallia Haeckel 1896
Scleractinia Bourne 1900
Acroporidae Verrill 1902
Acropora Oken 1815
127 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

GBIF classification

Animalia
Cnidaria
Anthozoa
Scleractinia
Acroporidae
Acropora
155 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) Taxonomic Hierarchy

Animalia
Radiata
Cnidaria Hatschek 1888
Anthozoa
Anthozoa Ehrenberg 1834
Hexacorallia
Scleractinia Bourne 1900
Astrocoeniina Vaughan & Wells 1943
Acroporidae Verrill 1902
Acropora Oken 1815
38 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

IUCN

Animalia
Cnidaria
Anthozoa
Scleractinia
Acroporidae
170 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

IUCN

Animalia
Cnidaria
Anthozoa
Scleractinia
Acroporidae
170 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

NCBI

root
cellular organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Eumetazoa
Cnidaria
Anthozoa
Hexacorallia
Scleractinia
Astrocoeniina
Acroporidae
Acropora
Acropora polystoma (this page)
One additional sibling truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

World Register of Marine Species

Animalia
Cnidaria
Anthozoa
Scleractinia
Acroporidae
Acropora
62 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.