Taxonomic note: Porites sverdrupi Durham, 1947 may be a separate species, primarily characterised by some development of branches and a rough coenosteum. Source reference: Veron (2000). Taxonomic reference: Verrill?s original description/specimens.
displaying probable distribution of species. Points indicate recorded sightings from OBIS.
Porites panamensis.Gulf of California.Columnar colony.Dan Gotshall.
Porites panamensis.Gulf of California.Edge of a hillocky plate.Dan Gotshall.