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 anthocercis

Acropora batunai

Acropora bifurcata

Acropora branchi

Acropora caroliniana

Acropora clathrata

Acropora cytherea

Acropora divaricata

Acropora downingi

Acropora efflorescens

Acropora elegans

Acropora glauca

Acropora granulosa

Acropora hyacinthus

Acropora jacquelineae

Acropora japonica

Acropora khayranensis

Acropora lamarcki

Acropora magnifica

Acropora natalensis

Acropora orbicularis

Acropora paniculata

Acropora parapharaonis

Acropora pharaonis

Acropora pichoni