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Definition of the noun Acropora palmata
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Acropora palmata is a species of Acropora, described by Lamarck in 1816.
- synonyms: species Acropora palmata / Acropora alces / species Acropora alces / Acropora flabellum / species Acropora flabellum / Isopora muricata palmata / form Isopora muricata palmata / Madrepora alces / species Madrepora alces / Madrepora cornuta / species Madrepora cornuta / Madrepora flabellum / species Madrepora flabellum / Madrepora muricata palmata / form Madrepora muricata palmata / Madrepora palmata / species Madrepora palmata / Madrepora perampla / species Madrepora perampla / Madrepora thomassiana / species Madrepora thomassiana
- 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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Structure, Form and Process by David Hopley
Barbados, Figure 4 Reef crest Acropora palmata in 83,000-year terrace, Barbados (Photo: courtesy D. Hopley). Only a few cores have been retrieved from the large. Submerged reefs Submerged reefs formed during the post-glacial ...
by Vivien Gornitz
The shallow zone of the shelf margin barrier reef is mainly constructed by the elk horn coral, Acropora palmata (branches 15-20 cm across). Map and cross section ((e)-(f)) illustrate nature and distribution of sediments discussed in text ( after ...
Luxury Edition by Angus Stevenson, Maurice Waite
[Acropora palmata] elkhound ...
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Elkhorn Coral (Acropora palmata)
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Curacao, August 2011 SECORE workshop.
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Elkhorn Coral, Acropora palmata, Molasses Reef, Florida Keys, March 2008.
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- The Endangered Caribbean Elkhorn Coral, Acropora palmata
The endangered elkhorn coral is a foundation species of Caribbean reefs. New research published in the journal Molecular Ecology shows that this coral stably ...
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