Aug 6, 2014 ... Once you dive into the facts, coral reefs are one of the most amazing wonders of
The world's first coral reefs formed about 500 million years ago. Coral reefs are
made of millions of tiny, fragile animals called hard coral polyps, living and dead.
Interesting Coral Reef Biome Facts: The Great Barrier Reef is the largest coral
reef biome and is located in Australia. It can actually be seen from outer space.
Mar 8, 2013 ... Think again and check out these five strange facts about coral. Coral Is Smaller
than a Tea Cup. The animals that make up a coral reef are called polyps and they
can actually live on their own, but ... Interesting strange facts.
Coral organisms, called polyps, can live on their own, but are primarily
associated with the spectacularly diverse limestone communities, or reefs, they
Facts and information about coral reefs; including reef structure, marine life, and
Jan 28, 2015 ... Florida's coral reefs came into existence 5000 to 7000 years ago when sea levels
rose following the last Ice Age.
Mar 13, 2013 ... OK coral: a reef in the Red Sea off the Sudanese coast Photo: Alamy. By Molly
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Coral reefs are some of the most diverse ecosystems in the world, housing tens
of thousands of marine species. With their hardened surfaces, corals are.
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