Agaricia fragilis

Leaf-like Coral

Agaricia fragilis:

Leaf or Hat Coral; delicate, wiht a saucer shaped or bracket fungi. Ridges tend to be concentric on upper surfaces; up to 30 cm. Dark brown in colour, and inhabits lower protected levels of reef and rocky areas. Common in undercut areas of rock walls in inshore waters, especially in Harrington Sound.