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Family: Fungiidae (See list of species below)

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15 species in Indian Ocean, Eastern with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)


Ctenactis echinata
[Rough feather coral]
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Ctenactis triangularis
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Cycloseris cyclolites
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Cycloseris distorta
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Cycloseris tenuis
[Stone coral]


Fungia danai
[Spiny mushroom coral]


Fungia fungites
[Common mushroom coral]


Fungia puishani
[]


Halomitra meierae
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Halomitra pileus
[Bowl coral]


Herpolitha weberi
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Pleuractis paumotensis
[Elongate mushroom coral]
No picture found

Podabacia kunzmanni
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Podabacia lankaensis
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Polyphyllia talpina
[Feather coral]
15 Species of Family Fungiidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Ctenactis echinata Rough feather coral Indo-West Pacific. 100 TL
Ctenactis triangularis Eastern Indian Ocean
Cycloseris cyclolites Indo-West Pacific.
Cycloseris distorta Indo-Pacific.
Cycloseris tenuis Stone coral Indo-Pacific
Fungia danai Spiny mushroom coral Indo-Pacific.
Fungia fungites Common mushroom coral Indo-Pacific. 30 COLD
Fungia puishani Western Indian Ocean
Halomitra meierae Western Central Pacific
Halomitra pileus Bowl coral Widely distributed throug 60
Herpolitha weberi Indo-West Pacific.
Pleuractis paumotensis Elongate mushroom coral Indo-Pacific. 25 TL
Podabacia kunzmanni Indo-West Pacific
Podabacia lankaensis Eastern Indian Ocean
Polyphyllia talpina Feather coral Indo-Pacific. 75 TL



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