species: Lithophyllon scabra in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Lithophyllon scabra

©Lyle Vail: Lithophyllon scabra in the lagoon entrance channel, Lizard Island.

©Lyle Vail: A group of Lithophyllon scabra off Crystal Beach, Lizard Island.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Hexacorallia
Order Scleractinia
Family Fungiidae
Genus Lithophyllon
Species Lithophyllon scabra
Status least concern



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


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