species: Stichopathes sp. in taxonomy (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Stichopathes sp.

©Erika Gress: Stichopathes sp. on the reef slope between Bird and South Islands, Lizard island Group.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Hexacorallia
Order Antipatharia
Family Antipathidae
Genus Stichopathes
Species Stichopathes sp.

Distinguishing features

A wire coral with polyps on only one side of the corallum. Thanks to Erika Gress for this information.


  • Size data has not been obtained.



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