species: Acropora caroliniana in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Acropora caroliniana


©Anne Hoggett: Acropora caroliniana on the outer slope of Hicks Reef near Lizard Island. Identified by Dr Zoe Richards.

©Anne Hoggett: Close-up of Acropora caroliniana on the outer slope of Hicks Reef near Lizard Island. Identified by Dr Zoe Richards.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Scleractinia
Family Acroporidae
Genus Acropora
Species Acropora caroliniana
Status vulnerable

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Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.

Size

  • Size data has not been obtained.

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Distribution


©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources

References

  • Cumming, R.L. (1996). The corallivorous gastropods Drupella cornus, D. fragum and D. rugosa: ecology and impact on coral communities at Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Ph.D. thesis, James Cook University, Townsville. LIRS catalog number 473.
  • Cumming, R.L. (2009). Case study: impact of Drupella spp. on reef-building corals of the Great Barrier Reef. Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority Research Publication, 97: 1-51. LIRS catalog number 1628.