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Great Barrier Reef

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The Great Barrier Reef is home to many animals so record your sighting here

  • Matthew Connors identified a sighting

    Sighting Some nice barnacles (but unidentified beyond Balanoidea)

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    Sighted 8 Sep 2017
    Matthew Connors 24 May 2019
    Maxillopoda
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    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Maxillopoda
    Matthew Connors says

    Balanoidea

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  • Matthew Connors identified a sighting

    Sighting Feather Hydroid

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    Sighted 15 Oct 2017
    Matthew Connors 13 May 2019
    Macrorhynchia philippina
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    Taxonomy: Animalia: Cnidaria: Hydrozoa: Leptothecata: Aglaopheniidae: Macrorhynchia: philippina
    Common Names: Cnidarians, Medusae, White-stinging Sea Fern, Stinging Hydroid
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    Feather Hydroid

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    Sighted 15 Oct 2017

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  • Matthew Connors identified a sighting

    Sighting Juvenile Turbinaria

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    Sighted 17 Sep 2017
    Matthew Connors 10 May 2019
    Turbinaria bifrons
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    Taxonomy: Animalia: Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia: Dendrophylliidae: Turbinaria: bifrons
    Common Names: Cnidarians, Stony corals
    Matthew Connors says

    A very young colony that has only just begun to develop the bifacial lamellae for which it is named

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    Juvenile Turbinaria

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    Sighted 17 Sep 2017

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    Sighting Small Porites

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    Sighted 17 Sep 2017
    Matthew Connors 10 May 2019
    Porites Porites solida
    (species)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia: Poritidae: Porites Porites: solida
    Common Names: Cnidarians, Stony corals
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    Small Porites

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    Sighted 17 Sep 2017

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    Sighting Shallow-water Acropora

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    Sighted 17 Sep 2017
    Matthew Connors 10 May 2019
    Acropora aspera
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    Taxonomy: Animalia: Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia: Acroporidae: Acropora: aspera
    Common Names: Cnidarians, Stony corals
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    Shallow-water Acropora

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    Sighted 17 Sep 2017

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  • Matthew Connors identified a sighting

    Sighting Large coral colonies

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    Sighted 17 Sep 2017
    Matthew Connors 10 May 2019
    Goniastrea pectinata
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    Taxonomy: Animalia: Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia: Faviidae: Goniastrea: pectinata
    Common Names: Cnidarians, Stony corals
    Matthew Connors says

    This one is a little confusing - I thought it would be Coelastrea aspera but it's too meandroid. Tentative ID by Victor Bonito

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