Colony type: Mostly encrusting; also submassive, columnar, laminar
Corallite type: Corallites small, shallow, sometimes forming short valleys
Septa-costae: Complex granulated septo-costae - primary septo-costae embedded in secondary ones, forming intricate patterns.
Colour: Light brown
Other remarks: Columella consists of a group of pinnules, intra-tentacular marginal budding, tentacles are extended during the day and night
Similar genera: Coscinaraea –large corallites with large calices