Porites hawaiiensis


Name: Porites hawaiiensis

Functional Group: Hard coral

Default Short Code: POHA

Verified: No
Popularity: 39%

Stats: Used in 6 sources and for 21 annotations

Porites hawaiiensis

Description:

Uncommon encrusting species found in small crevices or shaded vertical surfaces exposed to surf. Yellow or green with tiny bowl-like calices well-separated from each other by elevated rods. Endemic to Hawaii. Formerly known as Porites sp.cf. bernardi.

Used in these sources:

DAR Haena KAHU | DAR Hanalei CRAMP | DAR Koloa KAHU | DAR Limahuli CRAMP | DAR Pilaa CRAMP | June 2017 Haena KAHU (DAR) |

Create Date: Aug. 28, 2018, 4 p.m.

Created By: DARKAUAI

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