species: Montipora danae in taxonomy (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Montipora danae

©Anne Hoggett: Montipora danae colony about 60 cm wide at No Name Reef near Lizard Island

©Anne Hoggett: Part of Montipora danae colony at No Name Reef near Lizard Island

©Anne Hoggett: Close-up of Montipora danae at No Name Reef 
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Hexacorallia
Order Scleractinia
Family Acroporidae
Genus Montipora
Species Montipora danae



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.


Similar taxa


©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


References that assist with identification

  • Veron, J.E.N. (2000). Corals of the World Australian Institute of Marine Science, Townsville.

Other references

  • Dornelas, M. (2006). Coral assemblages and neutral theory. PhD thesis, James Cook University. LIRS catalog number 1626.
  • Dornelas, M. and S.R. Connolly (2008). Multiple modes in a coral species abundance distribution, Ecology Letters, 11: 1008-1016. LIRS catalog number 1145.
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