The staghorn coral (Acropora cervicornis) is a branching, stony coral with
cylindrical branches ranging from a few centimetres to over two metres in length
Sep 18, 2014 ... Staghorn Coral (Acropora cervicornis) Photo: NOAA's Florida Keys National
Marine Sanctuary critical habitat map for staghorn coral. Staghorn ...
Staghorn corals are among the fastest growing corals on reefs, and are excellent
reef-builders. The name Acropora literally means a porous stem or branch, but ...
No one knows for sure how many kinds of staghorn corals there are, but
scientists estimate there may be nearly 400 species. And only scientists can tell
The age of first maturity of most reef building corals is typically three to eight
years (Wallace 1999) and therefore we assume that average age of mature ...
SAVING staghorn coral. Relatives of the sea anemone and every bit as splashy,
corals display hues ranging from brilliant orange and deep salmon to pale pink ...
Named for its resemblance to deer antlers, staghorn coral (Acropora cervicornis)
is a branching coral with cylindrical branches that range in length from about an ...
Descriptions and articles about the Staghorn Corals, scientifically known as
Acropora in the Encyclopedia of Life. Includes Overview; Brief Summary;
Elkhorn coral (Acropora palmata) is a large, branching coral with thick and sturdy
antler-like branches. Colonies are fast growing: branches increase in length by ...
Staghorn Coral Acropora cervicornis at Animal-World has Acropora coral
information, live coral care and coral pictures.