Name: Siderastrea savignyana
Functional Group: Hard coral
Default Short Code: SidSav
Stats: Used in 6 sources and for 11 annotations
Colonies are encrusting or are low mounds up to one metre across. Corallites are polygonal, 2-4 millimetres diameter. Septa are neatly arranged: 30-35 at the wall, fusing in neat fan-like groups so that 10-15 fuse with the columella. Walls have a fine ridge along their tops.
Colour: Pale tan or with dark centres and white corallite walls.
Used in these sources:
Arabian Coral Reef Monitoring Network | NYUAD-QU Qatar Coral Reef and Seagrass Monitoring Program | Sir Bu Nair |
Create Date: July 14, 2015, 8:48 p.m.
Created By: mckenziesierra