Goniastrea retiformis (Lesser Star Coral) is a species of cnidarians in the family Merulinidae. They are listed in cites appendix ii. Lesser Star Coral form marine reefs. Dead Lesser Star Coral form shallow marine sediments. Individuals can grow to 371 µm. They have asexual reproduction, alternation of generations, and sexual reproduction; they are broadcast spawners and hermaphrodites. They have no parental care. They are sessile animals.
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