Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory

Colony of <i>Madrepora oculata</i>.

Colony of Madrepora oculata.


Regional Maps

Species Madrepora oculata Linnaeus, 1758

Compiler and date details

08-Sept-2010 - Marcelo V. Kitahara




New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Madrepora oculata is considered to be cosmopolitan. Depth range worldwide: 55-1950 m

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors


Extra Ecological Information

Colonial, azooxanthellate, fixed.


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
05-Aug-2022 SCLERACTINIA Bourne, 1900 30-May-2018 MODIFIED Dr Zoe Richards
05-Aug-2022 SCLERACTINIA Bourne, 1900 28-Mar-2018 MODIFIED
05-Aug-2022 FAVIINA Vaughan & Wells, 1943 13-Aug-2013 MOVED Dr Carden Wallace
05-Aug-2022 28-Jul-2010 MODIFIED
13-Jul-2010 MODIFIED