RSS Revision of Acropora & Isopora, a free guide to Staghorn Corals

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  1. MASA Admin

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    Coral books for diehard coral junkies like ourselves are few and far between, which is why we spend so much time digging through the scientific literature. We frequently come across new discoveries, new species, but occasionally, we come across a real gem of a paper which is a fountainhead of condensed information on our favorite group of animals.

    Along with Charlie Veron, Carden Wallace is one of the preeminent experts of stony coral taxonomy, especially when it pertains to Acropora and Isopora “Staghorn Corals”. In 2012 Dr. Wallace released her Revision and catalogue of worldwide staghorn corals Acropora and Isopora (Scleractinia: Acroporidae) in the Museum of Tropical Queensland

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    Very interesting catalogue
    Seems we have been using incorrect names most of the time. A lot of things ive never heard of before. A. turaki is fairly impressive
     
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