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.


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Editor: Andrew Baird (contact)


Acropora aculeus

Acropora anthocercis

Acropora appressa

Acropora batunai

Acropora cerealis

Acropora convexa

Acropora dendrum

Acropora desalwii

Acropora lamarcki

Acropora latistella

Acropora listeri

Acropora lokani

Acropora loripes

Acropora macrostoma

Acropora microclados

Acropora millepora

Acropora mirabilis

Acropora nasuta

Acropora plantaginea

Acropora polystoma

Acropora prostrata

Acropora rosaria

Acropora samoensis

Acropora sarmentosa

Acropora selago