Sheppard and Salm, 1988
Colonies are cerioid with corallites up to 50 millimetres diameter. Septa are coarsely toothed. Polyps have a fleshy mantle up to 100 millimetres diameter and with a Lobophyllia?like texture.
Green, grey or brown.
Known only from moderately deep, turbid water.
Acanthastrea ishigakiensis ,
Source reference: Veron (2000). Taxonomic reference: Sheppard and Salm (1988). Additional identification guides: Sheppard and Sheppard (1991), Coles (1996), Carpenter et al. (1997).
displaying probable distribution of species. Points indicate recorded sightings from OBIS.