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Pocillopora damicornis Linnaeus 1758 (stony coral)

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Pocilloporidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 83561

Alternative combination: Millepora damicornis

Synonyms: Pocillopora brevicornis Lamarck 1816 (no. 83562), Pocillopora bulbosa Ehrenberg 1834 (no. 236145), Pocillopora caespitosa Dana 1846 (no. 177571), Pocillopora favosa Ehrenberg 1834 (no. 177572)

Belongs to Pocillopora according to Veron and Pichon 1976

Sister taxa: Pocillopora arnoldi, Pocillopora baracoaensis, Pocillopora capitata, Pocillopora crassoramosa, Pocillopora elegans, Pocillopora eydouxi, Pocillopora guadalupensis, Pocillopora guantanamensis, Pocillopora informis, Pocillopora jenkinsi, Pocillopora ligulata, Pocillopora maddenensis, Pocillopora madreporacea, Pocillopora palmata, Pocillopora robusta, Pocillopora verrucosa, Pocillopora woodjonesi

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal microcarnivore-photosymbiotic