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  • noun coelenterate genus of order Madreporaria, including staghorn corals

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  • Scientists in this study looked at one species of coral - Elkhorn coral, known as acropora palmata- a prime reef-building species that once dominated tropical coral reef ecosystems.

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  • In shallow waters acropora tends to be in round bushes while the large plated clusters will only be found in the deeper water.

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  • In shallow waters acropora tends to be in round bushes while the large plated clusters will only be found in the deeper water.

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