“From Veron, J.E.N. Corals of the World.”Milne Edwards and Haime, 1850
Description: Colonies have low prostrate branches which irregularly fuse. Corallites are conical with hoods either absent or weakly developed and facing different directions. They have style-like columellae and six short septa.
Habitat: Sloping rock faces.
Similar Species: Stylophora pistillata, which has well developed hoods and upright branches