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n.1.(Zool.) A genus of Hydrocorallia, which includes the millipores.
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I was a good deal surprised by finding two species of coral of the genus Millepora (M.
Induction of larval metamorphosis of the coral Acropora millepora by tetrabromopyrrole isolated from a Pseudoalteromonas bacterium.
Chemically enhanced water-accommodated fraction as well as dispersant alone (Corexit 9500A) impaired fertilization success, as observed with the coral species Acropora millepora (Negri & Heyward 2000).
The hydrozoan coral Millepora dichotoma: speciation or phenotypic plasticity?
Millepora species are the second reef builders after scleractinians, yet little is known about them.
Esta zona, como parte de la bahia de Mochima, presenta una gran biodiversidad de especies coralinas, entre las que destacan las especies de Millepora alcicornis, Colpophillia natans y Madracis decactis, las cuales alcanzan diametros considerables (Sant et al.
Hexadecan-2-one, hexadecanal, heptadecanal, octadecan-2-one and octadecanal were isolated from the fire coral, Millepora sp.
The results showed spatial differences at the leeward zone, determined by the presence of corals of the genera Acropora, Porites, Millepora, Montastraea and Diploria, as well as species of Zoantharia (Palythoa), Oetocorallia, seagrass (Thalassia), green algae (Halimeda), brown algae (Phaeophyceae), dead corals and sandy bottoms.
Washington, July 6 (ANI): Australian scientists have conducted a study sequencing the genome of the staghorn coral Acropora millepora, which is a major component of the Great Barrier Reef and coral reefs worldwide.
Habitat: Bathygobius soporator has been taken from sheltered rock and sand beaches, mangroves, cobble shorelines with patches of seagrass, rock jetties, seawalls near the mouths of rivers and streams, near Millepora reefs and warm, shallow tidepools covered with soft algae on sheltered shores.
1995) el aspecto general de estos parches es muy similar, presentando una cobertura coralina entre 20 y 45% del sustrato duro, y la dominancia de Millepora complanata, Acropora palmata, Porites astreoides y Diploria strigosa.