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Pocillopora damicornis (Brush coral; Cauliflower coral)

Synonyms: Madrepora damicornis; Pocillopora cespitosa; Pocillopora damicornis subsp. caespitosa; Pocillopora damicornis var. cespitosa; Pocillopora favosa

Wikipedia Abstract

Pocillopora damicornis, the cauliflower or lace coral, is a species of stony coral in the family Pocilloporidae. It is native to tropical and subtropical parts of the Indian and Pacific Oceans. The two subspecies are P. d. bulbosa and P. d. caespitosa.
View Wikipedia Record: Pocillopora damicornis

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Consumers

Parasitized by 
Halofolliculina corallasia <Unverified Name>[5]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Distribution

Indo-Pacific;

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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)
2STOMACH CONTENTS AND FEEDING OBSERVATIONS OF SOME EASTER ISLAND FISHES, LOUIS H. DISALVO, JOHN E. RANDALL, AND ALFREDO CEA, ATOLL RESEARCH BULLETIN NO. 548, 2007
3DIETARY SELECTION BY CORAL-FEEDING BUTTERFLYFISHES (CHAETODONTIDAE) ON THE GREAT BARRIER REEF, AUSTRALIA, Morgan S. Pratchett, THE RAFFLES BULLETIN OF ZOOLOGY 2007 Supplement No. 14: 171-176
4Corallivory in tubelip wrasses: diet, feeding and trophic importance, A. J. Cole, M. S. Pratchett and G. P. Jones, Journal of Fish Biology (2010) 76, 818–835
5Species Interactions of Australia Database, Atlas of Living Australia, Version ala-csv-2012-11-19
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