species: Lobophyllia radians in Lizard Island area: all known taxa (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Lobophyllia radians

©Anne Hoggett: Lobophyllia radians at Pidgin Point, Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Close-up of Lobophyllia radians at Pidgin Point, Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: A colony of Lobophyllia radians on the upper reef slope at North Direction Island near Lizard Island.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Hexacorallia
Order Scleractinia
Family Lobophylliidae
Genus Lobophyllia
Species Lobophyllia radians
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


References that assist with identification

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

Other references

  • Babcock, R.C., G.D. Bull, P.L. Harrison, A.J. Heyward, J.K. Oliver, C.C. Wallace and B.L. Willis (1986). Synchronous spawnings of 105 scleractinian coral species on the Great Barrier Reef, Marine Biology, 90: 379-394. LIRS catalog number 300.
  • Dornelas, M. (2006). Coral assemblages and neutral theory. PhD thesis, James Cook University. LIRS catalog number 1626.
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