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HAWAII

Fungia granulosa

Angel Ledge, Midway Atoll, 80 feet

 

Fission, Pearl & Hermes Reef, 50 feet

Haleiwa Trench, Oahu, 60 feet

 

Kewalo Pipe, Oahu, 50 feet

GRANULAR RAZOR CORAL

Uncommon on reefs at scuba depths.  Circular with central hump, ribs of uniform height, bottom concave.  Easily confused with the smaller Cycloseris vaughani.  Attains 4 inches.  Hawaii & the Indo-Pacific.

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