n.1.(Paleon.) A fossil coral resembling Fungia.
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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 [21].
fungites, and a soft coral Sinularia sp.; a seawater-origin Symbiodinium strain; and a mixture of the 5 strains or no algae as a control.