Colonies are massive or form thick plates. Valleys are short. Walls are thick and rounded, with evenly exsert irregularly dentate septa. Columellae may be well developed.
Brown, usually with greenish valleys.
Most reef environments.
Platygyra lamellina ,
Platygyra pini ,
Source reference: Veron (2000). Taxonomic references: Matthai (1928), Scheer and Pillai (1983). Additional identification guide: Sheppard and Sheppard (1991).
displaying probable distribution of species. Points indicate recorded sightings from OBIS.