Porites Lutea


Name: Porites Lutea

Functional Group: Hard coral

Default Short Code: PoLut

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Porites Lutea

Description:

Colonies are hemispherical or helmet-shaped and may be over 4 metres across. They usually form ?micro-atolls? in intertidal habitats. The surface is usually smooth.

Colour: Usually cream or yellow but may be bright colours in shallow water.

http://coral.aims.gov.au/factsheet.jsp?speciesCode=0320

Used in these sources:

Al Lith 2015 | Arabian Coral Reef Monitoring Network | Chagos | Maui CRAMP | NYUAD-QU Qatar Coral Reef and Seagrass Monitoring Program | PMNM_benthic | Puako Coral Monitoring Project | Ryan Okano | Senior Seminar | Sri Lanka | TNC - West Hawaii | TNC - West Maui | Turtle Substrate Senior Sem Project |

Create Date: July 14, 2015, 8:44 p.m.

Created By: mckenziesierra

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