The Shelf Coral is hemi-elliptical in shape and has a ridged upper side and a porous underside. It has a cyan-purple gradient for its colors, along with purple-dotted patterns.
A type of stony coral commonly found growing along rocky ledges.
Stony corals have hardened biocomposite exoskeletons. The coral’s polyps continuously grow upward and outwards in thin layers, creating the grooved shelf appearance.
|Source: Scan Shelf Corals|
|Coral species in Subnautica: Below Zero|