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Pocillopora elegans (Cauliflower coral)

Ecosystems

Predators

Acanthaster planci (crown-of-thorns starfish)[1]
Aluterus scriptus (unicornfish)[1]
Arothron hispidus (poison puffer)[1]
Arothron meleagris (Whitespotted pufferfish)[1]
Cantherhines dumerilii (Barred filefish)[1]
Chaetodon humeralis (muneca)[1]
Coralliophila monodonta[1]
Holacanthus passer (whitestripe angelfish)[1]
Jenneria pustulata (Jenner's cowry)[1]
Johnrandallia nigrirostris (Black-nosed butterflyfish)[1]
Pomacanthus zonipectus (Cortez angelfish)[1]
Scarus perrico (perrico)[1]
Scarus rubroviolaceus (Redlipped parrot)[1]
Trapezia intermedia (common guard crab)[2]

Distribution

Indo-Pacific;

Photos

Citations

Species recognized by Cairns S.D., Hoeksema B.W. & van der Land J., , URMO: UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1Food-Web Structure and Dynamics of Eastern Tropical Pacific Coral Reefs: Panamá and Galápagos Islands, Peter W. Glynn, Food Webs and the Dynamics of Marine Reefs, eds. Tim R. McClanahan & George M. Branch, p. 185-208 (2008) 2Clownfish and their Host Anemones ;; NOAA's Coral Reef Conservation Program
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