Growth form Veron

ID: 180

Class: Morphological


The growth form (morphology) of a species as derived from text descriptions in Veron (2000). Species can have more than one growth form, and therefore captures some degree of morphological plasticity.


Values: encrusting massive submassive branching_open corymbose branching_closed tables_or_plates digitate hispidose laminar columnar encrusting_long_uprights


Editor: Andrew Baird (contact)


Acropora akajimensis

Acropora appressa

Acropora azurea

Acropora cerealis

Acropora chesterfieldensis

Acropora elegantula

Acropora exquisita

Acropora fastigata

Acropora haimei

Acropora horrida

Acropora inermis

Acropora insignis

Acropora kimbeensis

Acropora kirstyae

Acropora lianae

Acropora listeri

Acropora lokani

Acropora loripes

Acropora maryae

Acropora massawensis

Acropora meridiana

Acropora multiacuta

Acropora nana

Acropora navini

Acropora parahemprichii