species: Pavona minuta in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Pavona minuta

©Anne Hoggett: Detail of Pavona minuta, North Direction Island.

©Anne Hoggett: A large colony of Pavona minuta at North Direction Island near Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Corallites of Pavona minuta, North Direction Island.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Hexacorallia
Order Scleractinia
Family Agariciidae
Genus Pavona
Species Pavona minuta
Status near threatened



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: 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.