Oculina


Name: Oculina

Functional Group: Hard coral

Default Short Code: Oculina

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Oculina

Description:

Colonies form long, tangled clumps of crooked branches. Branches often end in fork. Colonies may be spherical in shape. Corallites extend prominently from raised mounds on branches, except on smaller branches near tips. May be brown to white, depending on species.

Used in these sources:

Espiritu Santo-Xcalak | Monitoring Program | ATUIS aadler #1 | ATUIS abpaxton #1 | ATUIS epickeri #2 | Darwin Cayman Brac | East Caicos Corals 2018 | Grand Turk EIA | Maldives | NOAA-BOEM May14 | PAXTON HARD-BOTTOM | Puerto Rico Photoquadrats (2008 - 2010) | Puerto Rico Photoquadrats (2012) | Raz Tamir | South FL Restoration | UNAM Mexican Caribbean 2016 |

Create Date: Nov. 5, 2013, 12:30 a.m.

Created By: abpaxton

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