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  • Brakel, W. H. 1977. Corallite Variation in Porites and the Species Problem in Corals. Proceedings of the 3th International Coral Reef Symposium. : 457-462
  • Buisonjé, P. H. 1974. Neogene and Quaternary Geology of Aruba, Curacao and Bonaire. Uitgaven Natuurwetenschappelijke Studiekring voor Suriname en de Nederlandse Antillen Utrecht. (78) : 1-293.
  • Campos-Villarroel, R. A. 1972. Aporte al Estudio de los Corales (Coelenterata) de la Bahía de Mochima, Estado Sucre. Boletín de la Sociedad Venezolana de Ciencias Naturales. (122): 545-589
  • Chavéz-Ortiz, E. A. 1973. Observaciones Generales sobre las Comunidades del Arrecife Lobos, Veracruz. Anales de la Escuela Nacional de Ciencias Biológicas. (20) : 13-21.
  • Dana J. D., 1846 . 551, 556-557. Reference type:Book. Book title:Zoophytes. Volume VII of the United States Exploring Expedition. During the Years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842. Under the command of Charles Wilkes, U.S.N. Volume:7. Edited by:None. Total pages:740. Publisher:Lea and Blanchard. City:Philadelphia. Date of publication: 1846. Comments:Also published in 1848. Related references:YES. External link.
  • Dana J. D., 1848 . 551, 556-557. Reference type:Book. Book title:Zoophytes. United States Exploring Expedition. During the Years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842. Under the Command of Charles Wilkes, U.S.N. Edited by:None. Total pages:740. Publisher:Lea and Blanchard. City:Philadelphia. Date of publication: 1848. Comments:Also published in 1846. Related references:YES. External link.
  • Duarte-Bello, P. P. 1961. Corales de los arrecifes cubanos. Acuario Nacional Serie Educacional. 2 (25): 85 pp
  • Forsman Z. H. and Birkeland C., 2009 . 52. Article:*Porites randalli*: a new coral species (Scleractinia, Poritidae) from American Samoa. Pages:51-59. Journal:Zootaxa. Abbreviation:Zootaxa. Volume: 2244. Date of publication: 1 Oct. 2009, 2009. External link.
  • Frost, S. H. 1977a. Oligocene Reef Coral Biogeography Caribbean and Western Thethys. Proceedings of the 2nd Symposium International sur les Coreaux et Récifs Coralliens Fóssiles. 89: 342-352
  • Frost, S. H. 1977b. Miocene and Holocene Evolution of Caribbean Province Reef-building Corals. Proceedings of the 3th International Coral Reef Symposium. 2: 353-359
  • Geister, J. 1973. Los Arrecifes de la Isla de San Andrés (Mar Caribe, Colombia). Mitteilungen aus dem Instituto Colombo-Alemán de Investigaciones Científicas de Punta de Betín. (7) : 221-228.
  • Gill, G. A. y Coates, A. G. 1977. Mobility, Growth Patterns and Substrate in Some Fossil and Recent Corals. Lethaia. (10) : 119-134.
  • Goreau, T. F. 1959. The Ecology of Jamaican Coral Reefs. I. Species Composition and Zonation. Ecology. 40 (1) : 67-90.
  • Gregory, J. W. 1895. Contribution to the Paleontology and Physical Geology of the West Indies. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London. (51) : 255-312.
  • Guzmán H. M., 1998 . 77. Article:Diversity of stony, soft and black corals (Anthozoa: Scleractinia, Gorgonacea, Antipatharia; Hydrozoa: Milleporina) at Cayos Cochinos, Bay Islands, Honduras. Pages:75-80. Journal:Revista de Biologia Tropical. Abbreviation:Rev. Biol. Trop. Volume: 46. Number:Suppl. 4. Date of publication: 1998. External link.
  • Horta-Puga, G. y Carricart-Ganivet, J. P 1993. Corales pétreos recientes (Milleporina, Stylasterina y Scleractinia) de México. Biodiversidad Marina y Costera de México. : 80-90
  • Kornicker, L. S., Bonet, F., Cafin, R. y Hoskin, C. M. 1959. Alacran Reef, Campeche Bank, Mexico. Publications of the Institute of Marine Science. (6) : 1-22.
  • Kühlmann D. H. H., 2006 (December 2005) . 45, 62, 87, 111. Article:Die Steinkorallensammlung im Naturhistorischen Museum in Rudolstadt (Thüringen) nebst ökologischen Bemerkungen. Pages:37-113. Journal:Rudolstädter Naturhistorische Schriften. Abbreviation:Rudolstädter nat. hist. Schr. Volume: 13. Date of publication: 9 January, 2006 (December 2005). External link.
  • Laborel, J. 1967. Revised List of Brazilian Scleractinian Corals and Description of a New Species. Postilla. (107) : 1-14.
  • Le Sueur C. A., 1821 (original description). 288-289. Article:Déscription de plusieurs animaux appartenant aux polypiers lamelliféres de M. le Chev. de Lamarck. Pages:271-298. Journal:Memoires du Museum National d' Histoire Naturelle, Paris. Abbreviation:Mem. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. (Paris). Volume: 6. Date of publication: 1821. External link.
  • Le Sueur, C.A. (1820) Description de plusieurs animaux appartenant aux polypiers lamellif`eres de M. le. Cher. de Lamarck. M´emoires du Mus´eum d’Histoire Naturelle (Paris) 6: 271–298.
  • Logan, B. W. 1969. Carbonate Sediments and Reefs, Yucatan Shelf, Mexico. American Association Petroleum Geologists Bulletin. (11): 1-198
  • MacIntyre, J. G. y Glynn, P. 1976. Evolution of Modern Caribbean Fringing Reef, Galeta Point, Panama. American Association Petroleum Geologists Bulletin. 60 (70): 1054-1072
  • Milne Edwards H. and Haime J., 1851 . 30. Article:Recherches sur les polypiers; septième mémoire. Monographie des poritides. Pages:21-70. Journal:Annales des Sciences Naturelles. Abbreviation:Ann. Sci. Nat. Volume: 16. Series:3. Date of publication: 1851. External link.
  • NA. Boletín de Prensa Traffic Norteamérica. Latinoamerica.
  • Neotype: Jameson, S. C. & Cairns, S. D. 2012. Neotype for Porites porites (Pallas, 1766) and Porites divaricata Le Sueur, 1820 and remarks on other western Atlantic species of Porites (Anthozoa: Scleractinia). Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 125 (2): 189-207.
  • Porter, J. W. 1972. Ecology and species diversity of coral reef on opposite sides of the Isthmus of Panama. Bulletin of the Biological Society of Washington. (2): 89-116
  • Smith F. G. W., 1954 . 293. Article:Gulf of Mexico Madreporaria. Pages:291-295. Journal:Fishery Bulletin of the Fish and Wildlife Service (U.S). Abbreviation:Fish. Bull. Fish Wildl. Serv. U.S. Volume: 55. Date of publication: 1954. External link.
  • Squires, F. D. 1958. Stony Corals from the Vecinity at Bimini, Bahamas, British West Indies. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History. 115 (4): 217-262
  • Stoddart, D. R. 1962. Three Caribbean Atolls: Turneffe Islands, Lighouse Reef and Glover's Reef, British Honduras. Atoll Research Bulletin. (87): 87-151
  • Stoddart, D. R. 1969. Ecology and Morphology of Recent Coral Reefs. Biological Reviews. 44: 433-498.
  • Torruco-Gómez, D. 1995. Faunística y ecología de los corales escleractinios del sureste de México. Tesis (doctorado). Barcelona, España.
  • Torruco-Gómez, D. y González-Solis, A. 2002. Conservation and Sustainable Development Proposal for the Chinchorro Bank Reef Complex in the Mexican Caribbean. Proceedings of the 53th Annual Meeting of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute. : 659-669
  • Torruco-Gómez, D., González-Solis, A., Corbalá-Bermejo, J. A. y Gutiérrez-Castro, A. I. 2006. ¿Son Productivos los Arrecifes Degradados?: El Caso del Garrafón. Tercera Conferencia Mesoamericana de Turismo Sostenible. : 7-9
  • Veron J. E. N., 2000 . 329. Reference type:Book. Book title:Corals of the World, Volume III: Families Mussidae, Faviidae, Trachyphylliidae, Poritidae. Volume:3. Edited by:None. Total pages:490. Publisher:Australian Institute of Marine Science. City:Townsville. Date of publication: 2000. Comments:type specimes were not fixed for nominal species-groups described in this publication as required by Art. 72.3 of ICZN (Cairns, 2001). External link.
  • Volpi C. and Benvenuti D., 2003 . 64. Article:The Duchassaing & Michelotti collection of Caribbean corals: status of the types and location of the specimens. Pages:51-74. Journal:Atti della Societa Italiana di Scienze Naturali e del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale de Milano . Abbreviation:Atti Soc. Ital. Sci. Nat. Museo Civ. Stor. nat. Milano. Volume: 144. Part:I. Date of publication: Giugno [June], 2003. External link.
  • Von Prahl, H. y Erhardt, H. 1985. Colombia: Corales y Arrecifes Coralinos. Fondo para la Protección y el Medio ambiente "José Celestino Mutis". Colombia.
  • Voss G. L., Bayer F. M., Robins C. R., Gomon M., and LaRoe E. T., 1969 . 64. Type:Unpublished Thesis. Title:The Marine Ecology of the Biscayne National Monument. No. of pages:128, Fig. 1-40. University:University of Miami. Date of reference 20 September, 1969. External link.
  • Weisbord, N. 1974. Late Cenozoic Corals of South Florida. Bulletins of American Paleontology. 66 (285): 259-543
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