COMMON CORALS OF ANDAMAN AND NICOBAR ISLANDS

 

Acropora valenciennesi Stag horn coral

Acropora valenciennesi Stag horn coral

A. Formosa Stag horn coral A. gemmifera Digitate coral

A. humilis Digitate coral

A. robusta Stag horn coral Montipora sp. Fine spined coral Seriatopora hystrix Needle coral Stylophora pistallata Hood coral Porites porites Boulder coral
P. lobata Boulder coral P. nigresens Rough fingered coral Fungia fungites Mushroom coral Herpolitha limax Boomerang coral Favia laxa Knob coral
Echinopora lamellose Hedgehog coral   Pachyseris rugosa Serpent coral   Hydnophora rigida Spine coral Goniastrea retiforis Lesser star coral Lobophyllia corymbosa Lobed cup coral
Oulophyllia crsipa Valley coral Pectinia lactuca Common lettuce coral Euphyllia glabrescens Joker coral   Physogyra lichtensteini Tipped bubblegum coral Millepora dichotoma Fire coral

                                Department of Environment and Forests,

                              Andaman and Nicobar Administration