Acropora hyacinthus is a coral that forms large, low, roughly circular tables or semi-circular brackets. It has a fairly variable form, mostly due to its very wide. PDF | On Jan 1, , Fumihito Iwase and others published Artificial breeding method of Acropora hyacinthus (Scleractinia, Cnidaria). original description (ofAcropora conferta (Quelch, )) Quelch, J.J. Report on the reef-corals collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years

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Madrepora sinensis Brook, synonymy. Upper reef slopes and outer reef flats. This page was last edited on 5 Septemberat This species is commonest in less than 3 or 4 m depth, where it is a very consistent component of the surf zone on exposed reef crests.

Acropora Hyacinthus

Acropora hyacinthus Dana, Plates are usually solid hyacintuus the centre of large colonies. Madrepora recumbens Brook, synonymy. It was described by Nemenzo in Dec 3, Messages: If your tank cycle is over It was the size of a basketball and started stning on me one day.


Retrieved 5 January Just would like a little green. Madrepora Polystachys recumbens Brook, Synonymy. Mine sure looks like one.

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Acropora conferta Quelch, synonymy. Feb 12, Messages: Do you already have an account?

Your name or email address: Aug 19, Messages: VeronNishihira and Veron Figures of its population are unknown, but is likely to be threatened by the global reduction of coral reefs, the increase of temperature causing coral bleaching, climate change, human activity, the crown-of-thorns starfish Acanthaster planci and disease.

Branches are thin and finely structured except hyqcinthus exposed to wave action, when they become closely fused. Acropora turbinata Dana, Madrepora hyacinthus Dana, With it being so fragile, I’m hycinthus in ever touching it. This species is divisible into several smaller semi-distinct taxonomic units.

Madrepora patella Studer, Homonym, synonym.

Colonies are wide, flat tables which are thin and finely structured. The one drawback with them is as they grow, they make a acroporaa shadow.


No, create an account now. Madrepora flabelliformis Milne Edwards, synonym? Plate of loosely hyainthus branches. Retrieved 5 September Madrepora pectinata Brook, synonymy. Points indicate recorded sightings from OBIS.

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