Name: Coeloseris

Functional Group: Hard coral

Default Short Code: Coeloseris

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Popularity: 50%

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Genus with one recognised species: Coeloseris mayeri

Colonies are massive, either rounded or hillocky. Corallites are cerioid, without columellae and with neatly arranged (almost Siderastrea-like) septo-costae. Septo-costae are joined at the top of the walls. Tentacles are extended only at night. Colour: Pale green, yellow or brown, usually with darker calices.
Habitat: Shallow upper reef slopes and lagoons.
Abundance: Uncommon.
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Benthic Genus Level | Kiribati_RMI | Maldives ACA | Outlet_TWN | Settlment&Recruitment |

Create Date: Oct. 3, 2018, 4:04 a.m.

Created By: Chico

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