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Plexaurella dichotoma (double-forked plexaurella)

Synonyms: Plexaurella fusifera

Prey / Diet

Globigerina bulloides[1]
Globigerinoides sacculifera[1]
Orbulina universa[1]

Predators

Acanthostracion polygonius (Cowfish)[1]
Acanthostracion quadricornis (Trunkfish)[1]
Aluterus scriptus (unicornfish)[1]
Chaetodipterus faber (White angelfish)[1]
Chaetodon capistratus (School mistress)[1]
Cyphoma gibbosum (flamingo tongue)[1]
Cyphoma mcgintyi (McGinty's cyphoma)[1]
Cyphoma signatum (fingerprint cyphoma)[2]
Pauleo jubatus[1]
Tritonia bayeri[1]
Tritoniopsis frydis[1]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Budapest Zool.& Botanical Garden
Ouwehand Zoo

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
2Specialist predation on the Caribbean gorgonian Plexaurella spp. by Cyphoma signatum (Gastropoda), J. L. Ruesink, C . Drew Harvell, Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 65: 265-272, 1990
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