Species of azooxanthellate Scleractinaia are listed from the Philippine-Indonesian region. The specimens originate primarily from the MUSORSTUM 1-3 and KARUBAR expeditions, but also include specimens collected by the "Albatross", Danish Expedition to the Kei Islands, SNELLIUS 2 Expedition, "Galathea", Mortensen's Java-South Africa Expedition, "Hakuho Maru", "Siboga", CORINDON 2, and ESTASE 2 expeditions.
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Cairns, S.D., and Zibrowius, H. (2015). Cnidaria Anthozoa: Azooxanthellate Scleractinia from the Philippine and Indonesian regions. Southwestern Pacific OBIS, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA), Wellington, New Zealand, 1396 records, Online http://nzobisipt.niwa.co.nz/resource.do?r=cairns1997corals released on May 1, 2015.
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Philippine and Indonesian regions of the western Pacific Ocean
|Bounding Coordinates||South West [-31.87, -178.25], North East [32.24, 109.24]|
|Start Date / End Date||1874-03-10 / 1993-06-25|
- Cairns, S.D., and Zibrowius, H., 1997. Cnidaria Anthozoa: Azooxanthellate Scleractinia from the Philippine and Indonesian regions. Mem. Mus. natn. Hist. nat. 172: 27-243, including 29 pls. (=MUSORSTOM Rep. 16)
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