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Knobby Brain Coral

Diploria clivosa

Description:

Brain Coral spotted at the Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve on the island of Oahu, Hawaii.

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lobe coral
Porites lobata Waikīkī Aquarium » Lobe Coral


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1 Comment

joverton2020
joverton2020 a year ago

This is not knobby brain coral, because knobby brain coral lives in the Atlantic. See here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pseudodipl... This is probably Porites lobata (a species of lobe coral). See here: https://www.waikikiaquarium.org/experien...

SargonR
Spotted by
SargonR

Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

Spotted on Oct 27, 2013
Submitted on Apr 26, 2014

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