Porites colonensis Zlatarski, 1990.

Photographs:  The top photo is an SEM image of an individual corallite with a scale bar of 1 mm.  The bottom photo is a colony image.

Synonyms: None.

Morphologic Description:

Colony Form: plocoid
Colony Shape: encrusting
Budding Type: extramural
Corallite Diameter: 1.2-1.4 mm
Lobes: paliform
Number of Pali:5-6
Columella Structure: absent
Wall Structure: synapticulothecal



Recent: Caribbean.

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Last updated on May 1, 1998 - vab.