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Acropora cervicornis

Acropora cervicornis (Lamarck, 1816)

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Also known as: Staghorn coral

Natural History Information
Additional Common Names: Staghorn coral
Scientific Name: Acropora cervicornis (Lamarck, 1816)
Type: animal
IUCN Red List Status: Critically Endangered
Parent: Acropora
Taxon: Species
Last Taxonomic Scrutiny: 2007
Habitats and Distribution

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