JungleDragon is a nature and wildlife community for photographers, travellers and anyone who loves nature. We're genuine, free, ad-free and beautiful.

Join

Common Brain Coral Coral reef forming on a sunken boat. Barbados,Diploria strigosa,Geotagged,brain coral Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

Common Brain Coral

Coral reef forming on a sunken boat.

Sign in or Join in order to comment.

''Diploria strigosa'', the symmetrical brain coral, is a colonial species of stony coral in the family Faviidae. It occurs on reefs in shallow water in the West Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea. It grows slowly and lives to a great age.

Similar species: Stony Corals
Species identified by Lilygirl
View Lilygirl's profile

By Lilygirl

All rights reserved
Uploaded Oct 29, 2014. Captured Oct 8, 2014 11:24 in Highway 3, Coffee Gully, Barbados.
  • COOLPIX S31
  • f/3.3
  • 10/3200s
  • ISO80
  • 4.1mm