species: Rhipidipathes reticulata in taxonomy (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Rhipidipathes reticulata


©Anne Hoggett: Rhipidipathes reticulata on the reef slpe between Bird and South Island, Lizard Island Group. This colony was also photographed by Erika Gress.

©Anne Hoggett: Rhipidipathes reticulata on the reef slpe between Bird and South Island, Lizard Island Group. This colony was also photographed by Erika Gress.

©Erika Gress: Rhipidipathes reticulata on the reef slope between Bird and South Islands, Lizard Island Group. Identified by Erika Gress.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Antipatharia
Family Aphanipathidae
Genus Rhipidipathes
Species Rhipidipathes reticulata

Distinguishing features

Colony form and yellow colouration are distinctive. Thanks to Erika Gress for this information.

Size

  • Size data has not been obtained.

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Distribution

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