Lizard Island Field Guide: Lizard Island Field Guide: description of species: Acropora insignis
Acropora insignis

©Andy Lewis: Acropora insignis

©Andy Lewis: Acropora insignis
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Scleractinia
Family Acroporidae
Genus Acropora
Species Acropora insignis



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.



Zoe Richards (Jan 2020) confirmed the identification of the two Acropora insignis images posted here by Andy Lewis and advised that small colonies of this species are now found in many locations around Lizard Island.

by Anne Hoggett

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