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Family Fungiidae

INDO-PACIFIC

Sandalolitha dentata

Tutuila, American Samoa

RAGGED SANDAL CORAL

Uncommon in deep lagoons.  Irregular in shape with numerous calices near the center, ragged  septa of 3 sizes above and branched costae below.  Mottled brown and white.  Attains 14 inches.  Indo-Pacific, Sri Lanka to the Society Islands.