species: Briareum stechei in taxonomy (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Briareum stechei


©Ryan McMinds: Briareum stechei at Horseshoe Reef, Lizard Island. Photo identified by Dr Phil Alderslade through iNaturalist.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Alcyonacea
Family Briareidae
Genus Briareum
Species Briareum stechei

Colours

         

Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.

Size

  • Averaging 4000 cm (or more, colony width)

Synonyms

Web resources

References

  • Samimi-Namin, K. and L.P. van Ofwegen (2016). Overview of the genus Briareum (Cnidaria, Octocorallia, Briareidae) in the Indo-Pacific, with the description of a new species. Zookeys, 577: 1-44. LIRS catalog number 90281.