Ctenella


Name: Ctenella

Functional Group: Hard coral

Default Short Code: Ctenella

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Ctenella

Description:

This genus has one recognised species: Ctenella chagius
Colonies are mostly submassive and meandroid. Valleys are highly convoluted. Septo-costae are in two indistinct orders; they seldom join on the tops of walls, but rather are obliquely fused forming a thin ridge.
Colour: Cream, green or light brown.

Habitat: Reef slopes.
Abundance: Locally common.
Similar species: Gyrosmilia interrupta , Leptoria irregularis
For more information see: https://coral.aims.gov.au/info/structure-colony.jsp https://coral.aims.gov.au/info/factsheets.jsp

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Create Date: Oct. 4, 2018, 1:32 a.m.

Created By: Chico

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