Anomastraea irregularis


Name: Anomastraea irregularis

Functional Group: Hard coral

Default Short Code: AnIrr

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Anomastraea irregularis

Description:

Colonies are flat or submassive. Corallites are submeandroid to cerioid. Walls are thin and septa have irregularly fused margins. Septa are widely spaced and uniform, giving the colony surface a neat appearance. Tentacles are usually at least partly extended during the day.

Colour: Bluish-grey or cream. Polyps are dark brown.

http://coral.aims.gov.au/factsheet.jsp?speciesCode=0436

Used in these sources:

Arabian Coral Reef Monitoring Network | NYUAD-QU Qatar Coral Reef and Seagrass Monitoring Program |

Create Date: July 14, 2015, 8:49 p.m.

Created By: mckenziesierra

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