species: Montipora sp 2 in Lizard Island area: all known taxa (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Montipora sp 2


©Anne Hoggett: Montipora sp 2 at North Point, Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Montipora sp 2 at North Point, Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Montipora sp 2 at North Point, Lizard Island.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Scleractinia
Family Acroporidae
Genus Montipora
Species Montipora sp 2

Distinguishing features

Encrusting colony with bumpy surface, unusual bright green colour. Expanded polyps in the single colony recorded here make species id difficult.

Size

  • Size data has not been obtained.

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Distribution

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