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- Acropora is a genus of small polyp stony coral in the phylum Cnidaria. Some of its species are known as table coral, elkhorn coral, and staghorn coral...
- Acropora cytherea is a stony coral which forms horizontal table like structures. It occurs in the Indo-Pacific Ocean in areas with little wave action,...
- The staghorn coral (Acropora cervicornis) is a branching, stony coral with cylindrical branches ranging from a few centimetres to over two metres in length...
- Elkhorn coral (Acropora palmata) is a prominent Caribbean reef-building coral, although current po****tions are still struggling to recover from white...
- Acropora millepora is a species of branching stony coral native to the western Indo-Pacific where it is found in shallow water from the east coast of Africa...
- Acropora tenuis is a species of acroporid coral found in the Red Sea, the Gulf of Aden, the southwest, northwest and northern Indian Ocean, the Persian...
- Acropora abrolhosensis is a species of acroporid coral that was first described by John Veron in 1985. Found in sheltered lagoons and shallow reefs, it...
- fringing reefs are 5000–7000 years old and are largely formed of stony acropora and porites corals. The reefs form platforms and sometimes lagoons along...
- reefs along the Florida coast north of the Florida Keys, Staghorn coral (Acropora cervicornis), Lettuce Coral (Agaricia agaricites), Grooved Brain Coral...
- Cytherea multistriata, or Notocallista multistriata, a marine bivalve mollusc Acropora cytherea, a species of coral Cytherea, a synonym for the orchid genus Calypso...
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