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 abrolhosensis

Acropora abrotanoides

Acropora acuminata

Acropora aspera

Acropora austera

Acropora cardenae

Acropora cervicornis

Acropora copiosa

Acropora cylindrica

Acropora derawanensis

Acropora donei

Acropora fenneri

Acropora filiformis

Acropora florida

Acropora forskali

Acropora gomezi

Acropora grandis

Acropora halmaherae

Acropora hemprichii

Acropora hoeksemai

Acropora indonesia

Acropora intermedia

Acropora irregularis

Acropora kosurini

Acropora loisetteae