Characters: Polyps are circular and generally dome-shaped, with a flat undersurface. Costae alternate at the polyp margin.
Colour: Pale mottled brown, usually with a pale coloured mouth.
Habitat: Usually soft inter-reef substrates.
Fungia (Cycloseris) stammi Felix, 1921 †
Fungia (Cycloseris) vaughani Boschma, 1923
Fungia stammi Felix, 1921 †
Fungia vaughani Boschma, 1923
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Hexacorallia (Subclass) > Scleractinia (Order) > Fungiidae (Family) > Cycloseris (Genus) > Cycloseris vaughani (Species)
Source reference: Veron (2000). Taxonomic references: Wells (1954), Veron and Pichon (1980), Hoeksema (1989, as Fungia (Cycloseris) vaughani). Additional identification guides: Veron (1986), Nishihira and Veron (1995).