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Family Pectiniidae

Small family of plate-like corals with complex warty texture and polyps arranged a variety of ways.  A difficult group to identify.  Indo-Pacific, none occur in Hawaii.

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

 

INDO-PACIFIC

 Oxypora lacera

COMMON OXYPORA