A Key to Some Common Shallow Water Caribbean Reef Corals

List of corals included

Class Anthozoa, Order Scleractinia
Family Acroporidae
Family Agariciidae
Family Siderastreidae
Family Poritidae
Family Faviidae
Family Oculinidae
Family Meandrinidae
Family Mussidae
Family Caryophyllidae
Class Hydrozoa, Order Hydrocorallinae
Family Milleporidae

Coral Taxonomy

Identification Key

Unknowns from the NMITA database

NMITA coral identification tool

Last updated on January 8, 1997-afb.