Isastrea elegans (Placastrea elegans)

Additional Functions


Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Stamm: Cnidaria  ⇒ Klasse: Anthozoa  ⇒ Unterklasse: Hexacorallia  ⇒ Ordnung: Scleractinia  ⇒ Unterordnung: Faviina  ⇒ Überfamilie: Faviicae  ⇒ Familie: Montlivaltiidae  ⇒ Gattung: Isastrea

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

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Isastrea elegans



Placastrea elegans

Stoliczka, 1873
Ref.: R. Baron-Szabo. 2009. Taxonomic opinions on Cretaceous corals.

Reference- and Source indication, Literature

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 53)

Taxonomic assignment (0)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • T. W. Vaughan, 1919 - Fossil corals from central America, Cuba, and Porto Rico, with an account of the American Tertiary, Pleistocene, and Recent coral reefs - Smithsonian Institution Bulletin (103), 189-524 (journal article, English)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) q0Weg-tvIEeQXb-la5sryg
GUID (Global unique identifier) 839E45AB-6FEB-4720-905D-BFA56B9B2BCA
Database ID 135470