Name: Turbinaria peltata
Functional Group: Hard coral
Default Short Code: TurPel
Stats: Used in 8 sources and for 192 annotations
Colonies are flat laminae often forming overlapping tiers. They are sometimes columnar. They may be several metres across. Corallites are immersed to tubular and average 6 millimetres diameter. Polyps are large and tentacles are usually extended during the day.
Colour: Usually grey or brown.
Used in these sources:
Arabian Coral Reef Monitoring Network | NYUAD-QU Qatar Coral Reef and Seagrass Monitoring Program | Subtropical benthic monitoring |
Create Date: July 14, 2015, 8:02 p.m.
Created By: mckenziesierra