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Scleractinian Corals of Vietnam
Author:
Yuri Ya. Latypov
ISBN:
978-1-940366-07-4
Published Date:
May, 2014
Pages:
481
Paperback:
$129
Publisher:
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Table of Contents
The Whole Book
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Front Matter
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Part 1 Reef-Building Corals of Vietnam as a Part of the Indo-Pacific Reef Ecosystem
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Part 2 The Problem of Corals Species
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2.1 The Reef Builders - Hard Corals
Part 3 Description of Corals Order Scleractinia
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3.1 Family Thamnasteriidae Vaughan and Wells, 1943
3.2 Family Astrocoeniidae Koby, 1890
3.3 Family Pocilloporidae Gray, 1842
3.4 Acroporidae
3.4.1 Taxonomic History
3.4.2 Terminology and Morphology
3.4.3 Family Acroporidae Verril, 1903
3.5 Faviidae and Fungiidae
3.5.1 Taxonomic History
3.5.2 Morphology, Terminology and Taxonomic Peculiarities
3.5.3 Family Faviidae Gregory, 1900
3.5.4 Family Trachyphyllidae Verrill, 1901
3.5.5 Family Fungiidae Dana, 1846
3.6 Poritidae (by Yu. Latypov, T. Dautova)
3.6.1 Taxonomic History
3.6.2 Terminology, Morphological and Taxonomic Features
3.6.3 Family Poritidae Gray, 1842
3.7 Dendrophylliidae
3.7.1 Taxonomic History
3.7.2 Terminology, Morphological and Taxonomic Featureds
3.7.3 Family Dendrophylliidae Gray, 1847
3.7.4 Family Caryophylliidae Mather, 1994
3.8 Family Agariciidae Gray, 1847
3.9 Family Siderastreidae Vaughan and Wells, 1943
3.10 Family Oculinidae Gray, 1847
3.11 Family Pectiniidae Vaughan and Wells, 1943
3.12 Family Merulinidae Verrill, 1866
3.13 Family Mussidae Ortmann, 1890
3.14 Family Euphyllidae Mather, 1994
Back Matter
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Author(s)
Yuri Ya. Latypov, A.V. Zhirmunsky Institute of Marine Biology FEB RAS.
Description
This monograph is the English translation of 5 books which originally appeared in Russian, and was published by Nauka in Moscow (Latypov, 1990, 1992, 1995, Latypov, Dautova, 1996, 1998). It also is advanced and added with data on all Vietnamese reefs and corals distributed on them, components according to all available information from 350 species. The publication mentioned above were translated into English by Elena Kogan and Yuri Latypov at 2006. The translation was supported by a grant from the International Society for Reef Studies.

Laboratory and underwater photos of corals were made by the author. The collection described kept in the A.V. Zhirmunsky Institute of Marine Biology of the Far-Eastern Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences under NoNo. 9501, 1/9502-1/95297.
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