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Birth of an Atoll
An atoll is a ring-shaped coral reef that forms as an old volcano erodes. This...
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Most “typical” warm water corals found in shallow waters that most people...
Coral Larvae Settling
The small larvae of elkhorn coral (Acropora palmata) settle and grow on the...
A live coral polyp with turquoise tissue and brown tentacles closes its mouth (the...
Soft Coral Close-Up
These neon balloons weren't blown up for a party: they are the colorful tentacles...
The pearly razorfish’s name may be slightly misleading since it is neither as...
A Smiling Gentle Giant
The whale shark (Rhincodon typus) is the largest fish on Earth. They spend most of...