Scientists aim to describe a single 'tree of life' that reflects the evolutionary relationships of living things. However, evolutionary relationships are a matter of ongoing discovery, and there are different opinions about how living things should be grouped and named. EOL reflects these differences by supporting several different scientific 'classifications'. Some species have been named more than once. Such duplicates are listed under synonyms. EOL also provides support for common names which may vary across regions as well as languages.

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Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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Genus
Ocean Genome Resource- genomic DNA available Genus
AquaMaps Resource Genus
BOLDS resource for higher-level taxa
BOLDS images II Genus
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa Genus
Conabio Genus
EOL Group on Flickr
Environments
Freshwater and Marine Image Bank, University Libraries, U Washington
Global Biotic Interactions Genus
Hexacorallians of the World Resource Genus
IABIN resource Genus
IUCN Red List Genus
IUCN Red List
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Genus
BioLib.cz Import
BioLib.cz Import Genus
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Genus
Marine Life in Koh Phangan resource
  • Pocillopora
Mineralogy Genus
NCBI Taxonomy
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Genus
NMNH Invertebrate Zoology resource Genus
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Pocillopora Lamarck, 1816
OBIS depth range resource Genus
Ocean Genome Resource- genomic DNA available
Monthly ARKive text import
Paleobiology Database
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Genus
Scleractinia
  • Pocillopora capitata Verrill, 1864
Scleractinia
  • Pocillopora verrucosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Scleractinia
  • Pocillopora molokensis Vaughan, 1907
Scleractinia
  • Pocillopora zelli Veron, 2000
Scleractinia
  • Pocillopora ankeli Scheer & Pillai, 1974
Scleractinia
  • Pocillopora woodjonesi Vaughan, 1918
Scleractinia
  • Pocillopora damicornis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Scleractinia
  • Pocillopora effusus Veron, 2000
Scleractinia
  • Pocillopora elegans Dana, 1846
Scleractinia
  • Pocillopora meandrina Dana, 1846
Scleractinia
  • Pocillopora indiania Veron, 2000
Scleractinia
  • Pocillopora inflata Glynn, 1999
Scleractinia
  • Pocillopora kelleheri Veron, 2000
Scleractinia
  • Pocillopora ligulata Dana, 1864
Scleractinia
  • Pocillopora fungiformis Veron, 2000
Monthly ARKive text import Genus
Undersea Production test 2 Genus
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
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Wikimedia Commons
Wikimedia Commons Genus
Wikipedia Genus
Wikipedia
iNaturalist Images Genus

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