Acropora clathrata

Name: Acropora clathrata

Functional Group: Hard coral

Default Short Code: AcrClath

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Acropora clathrata


Colonies are tables, usually side-attached, with generally horizontal radiating anastomosing branches which may form an almost solid plate. There is usually no development of vertical branchlets. Radial corallites are immersed to tubular, with nariform openings.

Colour: Brown, grey or green, often with pale margins.

Habitat: Upper reef slopes, back reef margins and fringing reefs.

Abundance: Common.

Used in these sources:

Arabian Coral Reef Monitoring Network | Chagos | NYUAD-QU Qatar Coral Reef and Seagrass Monitoring Program | Sir Bu Nair |

Create Date: July 11, 2015, 10:25 p.m.

Created By: johnburt

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