species: Echinophyllia orpheensis in taxonomy (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Echinophyllia orpheensis


©Anne Hoggett: Echinophyllia orpheensis colony on the wall of a shallow cavern on the northern side of Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Echinophyllia orpheensis colony on the wall of a shallow cavern on the northern side of Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Echinophyllia orpheensis on the wall of a shallow cavern on the northern side of Lizard Island.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Scleractinia
Family Lobophylliidae
Genus Echinophyllia
Species Echinophyllia orpheensis
Status least concern

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Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.

Size

  • Size data has not been obtained.

Synonyms

Distribution


©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources

References

References that assist with identification

  • Veron, J.E.N. (2000). Corals of the World: Volume 2 Australian Institute of Marine Science, Townsville.

Other references

  • Dinesen, Z.D. (1983). Shade-dwelling corals of the Great Barrier Reef, Marine Ecology Progress Series, 10: 173-185. LIRS catalog number 157.