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Definition of the noun Acropora cervicornis
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Acropora cervicornis is a species of Acropora, described by Lamarck in 1816.
- synonyms: species Acropora cervicornis / Acropora attenuata / species Acropora attenuata / Acropora muricata cervicornis / subspecies Acropora muricata cervicornis / Isopora muricata cervicornis / form Isopora muricata cervicornis / Madrepora attenuata / species Madrepora attenuata / Madrepora cervicornis / species Madrepora cervicornis / Madrepora muricata cervicornis / form Madrepora muricata cervicornis
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Cnidaria
- class: Anthozoa
- order: Scleractinia
- family: Acroporidae
- genus: Acropora
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Encyclopedia of Geography (2010)
by Barney Warf
Changes in climate can also affect marine taxa, resulting in climatic relict species such as the staghorn coral (Acropora cervicornis). The coral is typically found in the warm waters of the Caribbean coinciding with the 18 °C monthly minimum seawater isotherm. However, the range of the staghorn coral was wider during the early-to-mid Holocene, when the Western Atlantic waters were warmer. The cold-sensitive staghorn coral can now only be found, in addition to the Bahamas, to the ...
by Maurice Schwartz
National Parks Service National Parks Service State Department of Parks and Recreation University of California statewide Natural Reserve System State Department of Fish and Game State Department of Fish and Game State Wildlife Conservation Board State Department of Parks and Recreation Marin County Audubon Canyon Ranch Figure C7S Diagenetically altered Acropora cervicornis in the Pleistocene reef.
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- Acropora cervicornis 330 day growth time-lapse
Acropora cervicornis 330 day time-laps by Artist / Biologist -Dave Lackland.
- Atlantic Staghorn Coral , (Acropora cervicornis) 2-year +, (734 day) growth time-lapse
Acropora cervicornis 734 day time-lapse.
- Acropora cervicornis 396 day time-lapse
Acropora cervicornis 396 day, (1-year, 1- month, and a-day ) time-laps by artist / biologist Dave Lackland.
- Staghorn Coral (Acropora cervicornis) Restoration at Doctor's Cave Beach, Montego Bay, Jamaica
Every staghorn coral (Acropora cervicornis) in this video (cerca 2008) was grown or propagated from an initial harvest of 2-5cm fragments from adjacent reefs ...
- Staghorn Coral (Acropora cervicornis)
The staghorn coral (Acropora cervicornis) is a branching, stony coral with cylindrical branches ranging from a few centimetres to over two metres in length and ...
- Ocean Acidification and its effect on Staghorn Coral (Acropora Cervicornis)
- Staghorn coral (Acropora cervicornis) on sea bottom
Close up view at Staghorn coral or Acropora cervicornis on sea bottom Do you need this video? You can download it here from Shutterstock: ...
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