Caryophyllia diomedeae

Author: Marenzeller, 1904


General: Corallum white to yellowish-brown, normally darker near base.

Size: 25.1 × 21.1 mm in CD, 6.3 mm in PD and 30.9 mm in height (base broken).

Geographic Information

Ocean range (global): Cosmopolitan.

Published depth range: 35 – 2500 m

Habitat description: Benthic, hard substrate.

Additional Information


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National Center for Biotechnology Information

González-Romero, S., H. Reyes-Bonilla, and S.D. Cairns (2008). Range extensions of three species of the family Caryophylliidae (Scleractinia) in the eastern Pacific Ocean. JMBA2-Biodiversity Records: 1–2.

Citation: Caryophyllia diomedeae (Marenzeller, 1904 ) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-10-27.
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