Field guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)

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Closer view of columnar Coscinaraea exesa colony at Big Vicki's Reef, Lizard Island. Tentacles are often out during the day in this species.

Identified by Dr Zoe Richards.

© Anne Hoggett

Closer view of columnar Coscinaraea exesa colony at Big Vicki's Reef, Lizard Island. Tentacles are often out during the day in this species.

Identified by Dr Zoe Richards.

© Anne Hoggett

A large columnar colony of Coscinaraea exesa at Big Vicki's Reef, Lizard Island.

Identified by Dr Zoe Richards.

© Anne Hoggett

"Coral Man", the famous colony of Coscinaraea exesa on the reef front at Lizard Island which featured on the cover of the Journal of Anthropomorphic Coral Morphology

© Andy Lewis

A macro image of the previous colony of Coscinaraea exesa showing the typical structure of corallites

© Andy Lewis