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Family: Fungiidae (See list of species below)

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67 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Cantharellus doederleini
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Cantharellus jebbi
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Cantharellus noumeae
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Cantherellus doederleini
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Cantherellus jebbi
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Cantherellus noumeae

Ctenactis albitentaculata
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Ctenactis crassa

Ctenactis echinata
[Rough feather coral]
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Ctenactis triangularis

Cycloseris colini

Cycloseris costulata
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Cycloseris curvata

Cycloseris cyclolites

Cycloseris distorta

Cycloseris fragilis
[Fragile mushroom coral]

Cycloseris mokai
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Cycloseris sinensis
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Cycloseris somervillei

Cycloseris tenuis
[Stone coral]

Cycloseris vaughani

Danafungia horrida

Danafungia scruposa
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Fungia corona

Fungia costulata
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Fungia cyclolites

Fungia danai
[Spiny mushroom coral]

Fungia fungites
[Common mushroom coral]

Fungia klunzingeri

Fungia puishani

Fungia seychellensis
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Fungia sinensis
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Fungia somervillei

Fungia taiwanensis
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Fungia vaughani

Halomitra clavator

Halomitra meierae

Halomitra pileus
[Bowl coral]

Heliofungia actiniformis
[Long tentacle plate coral]

Heliofungia fralinae

Herpolitha limax
[Striate boomerang coral]

Herpolitha weberi

Lithophyllon concinna

Lithophyllon lobata
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Lithophyllon ranjithi

Lithophyllon repanda
[Oval mushroom coral]

Lithophyllon scabra

Lithophyllon spinifer

Lithophyllon undulatum
[Stone leaf coral]

Lobactis scutaria

Pleuractis granulosa
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Pleuractis gravis

Pleuractis moluccensis

Pleuractis paumotensis
[Elongate mushroom coral]

Podabacia crustacea
[Bracket coral]
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Podabacia kunzmanni

Podabacia lankaensis

Podabacia motuporensis
[Mushroom coral]
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Podabacia sinai

Polyphyllia novaehiberniae
[Joker's boomerang coral]

Polyphyllia talpina
[Feather coral]

Sandalolitha africana
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Sandalolitha boucheti

Sandalolitha dentata

Sandalolitha robusta
[Irregular boomerang coral]

Sinuorota hexagonalis

Zoopilus echinatus
[Discus coral]
67 Species of Family Fungiidae
Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Cantharellus doederleini Western Indian Ocean
Cantharellus jebbi Western Central Pacific.
Cantharellus noumeae Western Pacific
Cantherellus doederleini Western Central Pacific
Cantherellus jebbi Western Central Pacific
Cantherellus noumeae Western Central Pacific
Ctenactis albitentaculata Western Central Pacific.
Ctenactis crassa Western Central Pacific.
Ctenactis echinata Rough feather coral Indo-West Pacific. 100 TL
Ctenactis triangularis Eastern Indian Ocean
Cycloseris colini Western Central Pacific
Cycloseris costulata Indo-West Pacific.
Cycloseris curvata Indo-Pacific.
Cycloseris cyclolites Indo-West Pacific.
Cycloseris distorta Indo-Pacific.
Cycloseris fragilis Fragile mushroom coral Pacific Ocean.
Cycloseris mokai Western Central Pacific.
Cycloseris sinensis Western Central Pacific.
Cycloseris somervillei Western Central Pacific.
Cycloseris tenuis Stone coral Indo-Pacific
Cycloseris vaughani Pacific Ocean. Tropical
Danafungia horrida Western Central Pacific.
Danafungia scruposa Central Pacific.
Fungia corona Western Central Pacific
Fungia costulata Western Central Pacific
Fungia cyclolites Western Central Pacific
Fungia danai Spiny mushroom coral Indo-Pacific.
Fungia fungites Common mushroom coral Indo-Pacific. 30 COLD
Fungia klunzingeri Western Central Pacific.
Fungia puishani Western Indian Ocean
Fungia seychellensis Western Indian Ocean.
Fungia sinensis Central Pacific
Fungia somervillei Indo-West Pacific
Fungia taiwanensis Northwest Pacific
Fungia vaughani Central Pacific.
Halomitra clavator Western Central Pacific.
Halomitra meierae Western Central Pacific
Halomitra pileus Bowl coral Widely distributed throug 60
Heliofungia actiniformis Long tentacle plate coral Western Central Pacific.
Heliofungia fralinae Western Central Pacific.
Herpolitha limax Striate boomerang coral Central Pacific.
Herpolitha weberi Indo-West Pacific.
Lithophyllon concinna Western Central Pacific.
Lithophyllon lobata Western Central Pacific
Lithophyllon ranjithi Western Central Pacific
Lithophyllon repanda Oval mushroom coral Central Pacific.
Lithophyllon scabra Western Central Pacific.
Lithophyllon spinifer Western Central Pacific.
Lithophyllon undulatum Stone leaf coral Western Central Pacific.
Lobactis scutaria Central Pacific.
Pleuractis granulosa Central Pacific.
Pleuractis gravis Western Central Pacific.
Pleuractis moluccensis Western Central Pacific.
Pleuractis paumotensis Elongate mushroom coral Indo-Pacific. 25 TL
Podabacia crustacea Bracket coral Western Central Pacific.
Podabacia kunzmanni Indo-West Pacific
Podabacia lankaensis Eastern Indian Ocean
Podabacia motuporensis Mushroom coral Western Central Pacific.
Podabacia sinai Western Indian Ocean
Polyphyllia novaehiberniae Joker's boomerang coral Western Pacific
Polyphyllia talpina Feather coral Indo-Pacific. 75 TL
Sandalolitha africana Western Indian Ocean
Sandalolitha boucheti Western Central Pacific
Sandalolitha dentata Central Pacific.
Sandalolitha robusta Irregular boomerang coral Western Central Pacific.
Sinuorota hexagonalis Western Central Pacific.
Zoopilus echinatus Discus coral Western Central Pacific.

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