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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Porites rus (Forskål 1775)
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Porites danae
Porites faustinoi
Species recognized by Indian Ocean Species List
Porites irregularis
Porites irregularis
Recognized by Moorea Biocode
Porites irregularis (Quelch 1884)
Species recognized by GBIF classification
Porites iwayamaensis
Recognized by coraltraits
Porites iwayamaensis Eguchi
Porites iwayamaensis Eguchi 1938
Porites rus (Forskål 1775)
Recognized by Environments EOL
Porites rus (Forsskål 1775)
Porites rus Forskål 1775
Recognized by IUCN
Porites undulata
Porites undulata (Klunzinger 1879)
Porites (Synaraea) faustinoi
Porites (Synaraea) irregularis (Forsskål 1775)
Synaraea convexa (Forsskål 1775)
Synaraea undulata (Forsskål 1775)

Alternative Names

Madrepora rus Forskal 1775
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Porites convexa (Verrill 1864)
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Porites danae Studer 1901
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Porites danai Studer 1901
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Porites faustinoi Hoffmeister 1925
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Porites iwayamaensis Eguchi 1935
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Porites undulata (Verrill 1864)
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Porites (Synaraea) convexa (Verrill 1864)
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Porites (Synaraea) faustinoi Hoffmeister 1925
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Porites (Synaraea) irregularis (Verrill 1864)
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Porites (Synaraea) iwayamaensis (Eguchi 1938)
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Porites (Synaraea) undulata (Klunzinger 1879)
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Synaraea convexa Verrill 1864
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Synaraea danae Verrill 1864
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Synaraea irregularis Verrill 1864
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Synaraea undulata Klunzinger 1879
Reference taxon from WoRMS Scleractinia in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Madrepora rus
Recombined according to Paleobiology Database
Madrepora rus
Synonym according to CITES
Montipora rus
Synonym according to CITES
Porites convexa
Synonym according to CITES
Porites danai
Synonym according to CITES
Porites faustinoi
Synonym according to CITES
Porites hawaiiensis
Synonym according to NCBI
Porites irregularis
Synonym according to CITES
Porites iwayamaensis
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database
Synaraea convexa
Synonym according to CITES
Synaraea irregularis
Synonym according to CITES
Synaraea rus (Forskål 1775)
Invalid according to Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) Taxonomic Hierarchy (subsequent name/combination)
Synaraea undulata
Recombined according to Paleobiology Database
Synaraea undulata
Synonym according to CITES

Common Names

English

Column coral preferred
Recognized by Undersea Productions
hump coral
mountain cupcoral

German

Bergkoralle preferred

Japanese

パラオハマサンゴ preferred

Curated hierarchies for Porites rus (Forskål 1775)

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 1.1

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Cnidaria
Anthozoa
Scleractinia
Poritidae
Porites

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Cnidaria
Anthozoa Ehrenberg 1834
Hexacorallia Haeckel 1896
Scleractinia Bourne 1900
Poritidae Gray 1842
Porites Link 1807
Porites rus (this page)
13 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

GBIF classification

Animalia
Cnidaria
Anthozoa
Scleractinia
Poritidae
Porites
93 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

GBIF classification

Animalia
Cnidaria
Anthozoa
Scleractinia
Poritidae
Porites
93 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

Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) Taxonomic Hierarchy

Animalia
Radiata
Cnidaria Hatschek 1888
Anthozoa
Anthozoa Ehrenberg 1834

Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) Taxonomic Hierarchy

Animalia
Radiata
Cnidaria Hatschek 1888
Anthozoa
Anthozoa Ehrenberg 1834

IUCN

Animalia
Cnidaria
Anthozoa
Scleractinia
Poritidae

World Register of Marine Species

Animalia
Cnidaria
Anthozoa
Scleractinia
Poritidae
Porites