Acanthastrea maxima

Name: Acanthastrea maxima

Functional Group: Hard coral

Default Short Code: AcMax

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Acanthastrea maxima


Colonies are cerioid with corallites up to 50 millimetres diameter. Septa are coarsely toothed. Polyps have a fleshy mantle up to 100 millimetres diameter and with a Lobophyllia?like texture.

Colour: Green, grey or brown.

Used in these sources:

Al Lith 2015 | Arabian Coral Reef Monitoring Network |

Create Date: July 14, 2015, 9:24 p.m.

Created By: mckenziesierra

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