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Acropora millepora (Staghorn coral)

Wikipedia Abstract

Acropora millepora is a species of branching stony coral native to the western Indo-Pacific where it is found in shallow water from the east coast of Africa to the coasts of Japan and Australia.
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Attributes

Diet [1]  Herbivore, Planktivore
Nocturnal [1]  Yes
Water Biome [1]  Benthic, Reef, Coastal

Ecosystems

Predators

Chaetodon auriga (Cross-stripe butterfly)[2]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Halofolliculina corallasia <Unverified Name>[3]
Shelter for 
Gobiodon unicolor[4]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park
Florida Aquarium
Houston Zoo, Inc.
Smithsonian National Zoological Park
Steinhart Aquarium (CA Acad of Science
Tulsa Zoo & Living Museum
Virginia Aquarium&Marine Science Ctr

Distribution

Central Indo-Pacific;

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at animaldiversity.org 2Clownfish and their Host Anemones ;; NOAA's Coral Reef Conservation Program 3Species Interactions of Australia Database, Atlas of Living Australia, Version ala-csv-2012-11-19 4INTERSPECIFIC COMPETITION AND COEXISTENCE IN A GUILD OF CORAL-DWELLING FISHES, PHILIP L. MUNDAY, GEOFFREY P. JONES, AND M. JULIAN CALEY, Ecology, 82(8), 2001, pp. 2177–2189
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