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Family Dendrophylliidae

INDO-PACIFIC

Turbinaria reniformis

YELLOW LETTUCE, VASE, or SCROLL CORAL

Fairly common on shallow reefs in murky water.  Colonies of many layers of undulated greenish yellow plates with widely spaced calices 2.5mm in diameter.  Indo-Pacific.

All coral skeletons illustrated are from scientific collections taken prior to 1998.