species: Pectinia alcicornis in Lizard Island area: all known taxa (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Pectinia alcicornis
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Hexacorallia
Order Scleractinia
Family Merulinidae
Genus Pectinia
Species Pectinia alcicornis
Status vulnerable



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.


Similar taxa


©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


  • Dinesen, Z.D. (1983). Shade-dwelling corals of the Great Barrier Reef, Marine Ecology Progress Series, 10: 173-185. LIRS catalog number 157.
  • Oliver, J. (1985). An evaluation of the biological and economic aspects of commercial coral collecting in the Great Barrier Reef region,Report to the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority: 1-106. LIRS catalog number 172.