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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Favites pentagona (Esper 1795)
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Aphrastraea deformis Lamarck
Astraea deformis
Favia adduensis Gardiner
Favites gailei Chevalier 1971
Favites pentagona
Favites pentagona (Esper 1794)
Favites pentagona (Esper 1794)
Favites pentagona (Esper 1795)
Prionastraea pentagona
Stephanocoenia maldivensis

Alternative Names

Aphrastraea deformis (Lamarck 1816)
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Aphrastrea deformis (Lamarck 1816)
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Astraea deformis Lamarck 1816
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Astrea deformis Lamarck 1816
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Favia adduensis Gardiner 1904
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Favites gailei Chevalier 1971
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Favites parvicella Nemenzo 1959
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Goniastrea rudis Milne Edwards & Haime 1849
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Madrepora pentagona Esper 1795
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Plesiastrea haeckeli Bruggemann 1877
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Prionastraea gibbosissima Milne Edwards & Haime 1849
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Prionastraea pentagona (Esper 1795)
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Stephanocoenia maldivensis Gardiner 1904
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Aphrastrea deformis
Synonym according to CITES
Astrea deformis
Synonym according to CITES
Favia adduensis
Synonym according to CITES
Favites gailei
Synonym according to CITES
Favites parvicella
Synonym according to CITES
Goniastrea laxa
Synonym according to CITES
Goniastrea rudis
Synonym according to CITES
Madrepora pentagona
Recombined according to Paleobiology Database
Madrepora pentagona
Synonym according to CITES
Plesiastrea haeckeli
Synonym according to CITES
Prionastraea pentagona
Recombined according to Paleobiology Database
Prionastrea gibbosissima
Synonym according to CITES
Prionastrea pentagona
Synonym according to CITES
Stephanocoenia maldivensis
Synonym according to CITES

Common Names

English

Larger star coral preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Lesser Star Coral
Recognized by CITES
Honeycomb coral
Recognized by Undersea Productions
larger star coral

Japanese

ゴカクキクメイシ preferred

Curated hierarchies for Favites pentagona (Esper 1795)

GBIF classification

Animalia
Cnidaria
Anthozoa
Scleractinia
Merulinidae
Favites

IUCN

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