Growth form typical

ID: 183

Class: Morphological


The growth form (morphology) of a species as derived from text descriptions in Veron (2000). The "typical" growth form is given for each species, rather than all forms that might be observed in the field.


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 arafura

Acropora azurea

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 maryae

Acropora meridiana

Acropora multiacuta

Acropora nana

Acropora parahemprichii

Acropora parilis

Acropora pectinatus

Acropora prolifera

Acropora proximalis