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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Acropora spicifera (Dana 1846)
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Acropora spicifera
Recognized by coraltraits and Furui 2020
Acropora spicifera (Dana 1846)
Madrepora spicifera abbreviata
Madrepora spicifera (Dana 1846)
Madrepora spicifera Dana 1846

Alternative Names

Madrepora spicifera Dana 1846
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Madrepora spicifera var. abbreviata Dana 1846
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Madrepora spicifera var. eucladia Dana 1846
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Madrepora spicifera var. sinensis Brook 1893
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Madrepora (Polystachys) spicifera Dana 1846
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Madrepora (Polystachys) spicifera var. abbreviata Dana 1846
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Madrepora (Polystachys) spicifera var. eucladia Dana 1846
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Madrepora (Polystachys) spicifera var. sinensis Brook 1893
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Acropora spicifera abbreviata
Synonym according to CITES
Madrepora spicifera
Recombined according to Paleobiology Database
Madrepora spicifera
Synonym according to CITES

Common Names

Japanese

クシハダミドリイシ preferred

Curated hierarchies for Acropora spicifera (Dana 1846)

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.

NCBI

root
cellular organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Eumetazoa
Cnidaria
Anthozoa
Hexacorallia
Scleractinia
Astrocoeniina
Acroporidae
Acropora
Acropora spicifera (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.