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Gray Plexaurella
Plexaurella grisea
Kunze, 1916

Description:
Colonies are tall and dichotomously branched, up to 60 cm in height. End branches are long, straight and stiff, and 7-12 mm in diameter. Apertures pore-like and ellipsoid with the long axes orientated along the branch. Apertures not elevated, thus branch surfaces smooth.

Color:
Grayish.

Habitat:
A patch reef species, occasionally found inshore.

Distribution:
Florida and Caribbean.

Gray Plexaurella (Plexaurella grisea)