Wells, 1937, p. 73

Acanthelia Wells, 1937, p. 73 is a junior synonym (available and invalid), see Echinopora Lamarck, 1816, p. 252.

Type Species

Echinopora horrida Dana, 1846, p.282, pl.17(4, 4a-c); Original Designation Wells, 1937, p. 73

Type Specimen: Syntype; USNM 51; Verified; Dry Preserved

Type Locality: Fiji (Recent)

This species is also the type species of Acanthopora.

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Syntypes of Echinopora horrida Dana 1848