Porites lutea


Name: Porites lutea

Functional Group: Hard coral

Default Short Code: PorLut

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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 | CREP-HAWAII BLEACHING | Guam_NAVAC_DoD | Guam_NAVAC_DOD_Swaths | Maui CRAMP | NYUAD-QU Qatar Coral Reef and Seagrass Monitoring Program | Outlet_TWN | PatchReefs - 2018 | PMNM_benthic | Puako Coral Monitoring Project | Refugia 2019 (turbidity) | Ryan Okano | Sir Bu Nair | Sri Lanka | TNC - 103 | 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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