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 abrolhosensis

Acropora abrotanoides

Acropora acuminata

Acropora akajimensis

Acropora aspera

Acropora austera

Acropora cardenae

Acropora cervicornis

Acropora copiosa

Acropora cylindrica

Acropora derawanensis

Acropora donei

Acropora elegantula

Acropora fenneri

Acropora filiformis

Acropora florida

Acropora forskali

Acropora gomezi

Acropora grandis

Acropora hemprichii

Acropora hoeksemai

Acropora indonesia

Acropora intermedia

Acropora irregularis

Acropora kosurini