Husbandry“From Veron, J.E.N. Corals of the World.”
Description: Colonies are massive, usually hemispherical, and may be several metres across. The surface is smooth to undulating. Corallites are conspicuously large.
Color: Brown or greenish yellow.
Habitat: Shallow reef environments.
Similar Species: Porites lobata, which has weakly developed pali. Relatively easily recognised underwater.