Colonies are thin and encrusting. Corallites are approximately one millimetre diameter and are mostly submerged in the coenosteum. Corallite papillae are evenly spaced.
Brown with blue centres (which may photograph pink).
Source reference: Veron (2000). Taxonomic reference: Vaughan (1907). Additional identification guide: Maragos (1977).
displaying probable distribution of species. Points indicate recorded sightings from OBIS.