species: Cycloseris cyclolites in taxonomy (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Cycloseris cyclolites

©Anne Hoggett: Cycloseris cyclolites at 21 m depth off Coconut Beach, Lizard Island.

©Lyle Vail: Cycloseris cyclolites at Watson's Bay, Lizard Island, 18 metres depth on sand

©Anne Hoggett: Cycloseris cyclolites about 30 mm diameter off Coconut Beach, Lizard Island, 22 metres depth
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Hexacorallia
Order Scleractinia
Family Fungiidae
Genus Cycloseris
Species Cycloseris cyclolites



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.



©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

  • Domm, S.B. and W. Deas (1976). Corals of the Great Barrier Reef Ure Smith, Sydney. LIRS catalog number 5.
  • Fisk, D.A. (1983). Free-living corals: distributions according to plant cover, sediments, hydrodynamics, depth and biological factors, Marine Biology, 74: 287-294. LIRS catalog number 107.
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