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Montastraea cavernosa
Montastraea cavernosa
Great Star Coral
Photographer: Eugene Weber
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0091 3183 0984 0116 (2001-03-07)

Copyright © 2001 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  unknown
  • location   Saint Thomas (Saint Thomas Island (Virgin Islands))
  • class Anthozoa
  • notes   close-up
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 47278
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Other

  • common names   Great Star Coral
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Joseph W. Dougherty    May 1, 2001

    Action: changed name from "Unknown" to "Montastrea cavernosa "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Montastrea cavernosa

    2. Reviewed by CalPhotos Staff    Aug 16, 2011

    Action: changed name from "Montastrea cavernosa" to "Montastraea cavernosa "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "New genus spelling -- see WoRMS database ( New genus spelling is used on EOL as well."

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