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Acroporidae family; Staghorns, Tables, plus…

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The Acroporidae family includes 2 of our favourite hard corals – Staghorn and Table Corals, from the genus Acropora. It also contains the less noticeable Astreopora and Montipora Corals – which have very different growth forms. Staghorn Corals; genus Acropora Their correct identification is close to impossible, as their growth form is so often determined by their environment! 26 Photos Table Corals; genus Acropora Identification problems same as for Staghorn Corals. 40 Photos Other Acroporidae family species. ie Astreopora and Montipora hard corals. The genus Montipora...

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