Low relief lettuce coral
Colonies with reticulated patterns, circular encrustations
or small, rounded forms.
Size: Up to
grey or yellow-brown to brown, usually with white parts.
Shape: Circular encrustations or small, rounded forms. Ridges between individuals form a
Habitat environment and ecology
Mostly in protected locations between 5 and 10 meters.
BES-eilanden: Bonaire, St. Eustatius.
[Floris Bennema, may 2016]
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Identification: Florida, Caribbean,
Bahamas (p 276). Third edition. Jacksonville (FL): New World Publications.
- Coralpedia,your guide to Caribbean Corals and sponges. University of Warwick.