APHOTOMARINE

An educational resource dedicated mainly to the photography
and diversity of marine life that is found in the coastal waters
and rockpools of south-west England. Images by David Fenwick.

Stony, Hard and Cup coral images (Order Scleractinia)
Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Hexacorallia (Subclass) > Scleractinia (Order)

Scleractinia (Order) > Caryophylliidae (Family)

Caryophyllia
Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) smithii Stokes & Broderip
- Devonshire cup coral (from coastal sites)

Caryophyllia (Caryophyllia) smithii Stokes & Broderip
- Devonshire cup coral (from Hayle and Newlyn)

Desmophyllum
Desmophyllum dianthus (Esper, 1794)
- Cockscomb cup coral

Lophelia
Lophelia pertusa (Linnaeus, 1758) - A Stony coral

Scleractinia (Order) > Dendrophylliidae (Family)

Balanophyllia
Balanophyllia (Balanophyllia) regia Gosse, 1853
- Scarlet and gold star-coral

Scleractinia (Order) > Rhizangiidae (Family)

Astrangia
Astrangia species - A Stone coral (non-native species)

Stony Hard and Cup coral Order Scleractinia Images UK