Fungite - definition of Fungite by The Free Dictionary
|n.||1.||(Paleon.) A fossil coral resembling Fungia.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The negative effect of corals on conspecifics has previously been documented for corals, such as Platygyra daedalea and Fungia fungites
, which have been found to produce chemicals with toxic effects on their own larvae .
, and a soft coral Sinularia sp.; a seawater-origin Symbiodinium strain; and a mixture of the 5 strains or no algae as a control.