Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Cnidaria
Class
Anthozoa
Subclass
Hexacorallia
Order
Scleractinia
Suborder
Astrocoeniina
Family
Pocilloporidae
Genus
Madracis
Species
brueggemanni
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
51 meters
Max Depth
130 meters
Overall Geographic Range
Caribbean, eastern South America
Habitat-Biology
  • benthic
  • azooxanthellate
  • hard substrate
  • outer continental shelf (50–200 m)