Madrepora


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Mad`re`po´ra

    (măd`rė`pō´rå)
n.1.(Zool.) A genus of reef corals abundant in tropical seas. It includes than one hundred and fifty species, most of which are elegantly branched.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Madrepora (Shipwreck) (2016) alludes to the trope of classical bathers, with a woman's curving back silhouetted in bright white, set against a turbulent field of coloured strokes.
Her color palette, as in Madrepora (Shipivreck), 2016, has cooled to blue, accented with greens and blacks that speak of an almost cosmic cruelty.
En el Atlantico Norte, el Mar Mediterraneo y el Golfo de Mexico, Lophelia pertusa y Madrepora oculata son los mas abundantes constructores de arrecifes.
La coexistencia de lo material y lo mitico se enfatiza a lo largo de la segunda estrofa donde lo griego y colonial se encuentran al lado de madrepora y ciclon, y en la tercera donde la comparacion con las estrellas se desarrolla en identificacion inesperada de isla y lucero.
White corals Madrepora oculata and Lophelia pertusa, on bathyal 656-6,562 ft (200-2,000 m) rocks in the Atlantic and Mediterranean, grow about 0.004 in (0.1 mm) a year.
"Preguntas para Wifredo Lam" Y, quien vio a Li-Po sentarse, anorando sus algas de Canton, sobre las ruedas de la ciudad, posado, asi, sobre el muro del Malecon y sus madreporas? Y, quien presencio el aleteo de una paloma entre los dedos de Ma'Antonica Wilson?