Hawaiian Coral Index Page

(Click on a name below to link to the corresponding page)

Note: while most of the images presented are my own, a fair number have been scanned in from

J.P. Hoover's (1999) Hawai'i's Sea Creatures: A Guide to Hawai'i's Marine Invertebrates

(Mutual Publishing).

Another useful resource may be found at Keoki and Yuko Stender's Marine Life Photography Website.


Rice Coral - Montipora capitata
 
Blue Rice Coral - Montipora flabellata
 
Spreading Coral - Montipora patula
 
Flat Lobe Coral - Pavona duerdeni
 
Corrugated Coral - Pavona varians
 
Crust Coral - Leptastrea pupurea
 
Agassiz's Coral (=Plocoid Crust Coral) - Cyphastrea agassizi (=Leptastrea bottae)
 
Ocellated Coral - Cyphastrea ocellina
 
Humpback Coral - Cycloseris vaughni
 
Mushroom Coral - Fungia scutaria
 
Lace Coral - Pocillopora damicornis
 
Antler Coral - Pocillopora eydouxi
 
Cauliflower Coral - Pocillopora meandrina
 
Finger Coral - Porites compressa
 
Lobe Coral - Porites lobata
 
Rus Coral - Porites rus
 
Orange Cup Coral - Tubastrea coccinea

 


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revised by Dave Krupp 2/18/10