“From Veron, J.E.N. Corals of the World.”
Description: Colonies are submassive or encrusting and may be over one metre across. Corallites are uniformly distributed but collines are characteristically uneven in height and may form slightly raised ridges several centimetres long. Septo-costae are in two slightly alternating orders.
Color: Uniform pale to dark brown.
Habitat: Shallow reef environments.
Similar Species: Pavona duerdeni.