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Lobophyllia corymbosa (brain root coral; Lobed cactus coral)


Prey / Diet

Symbiodinium microadriaticum (zooxanthellae)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Acropora millepora (Staghorn coral)1
Astreopora gracilis (Starflower coral)1
Goniastrea pectinata (Lesser star coral)1
Platygyra daedalea (maze brain coral)1
Pocillopora elegans (Cauliflower coral)1

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Burger's Zoo
Indianapolis Zoo
Rotterdam Zoo
Tallinn Zoo


Indo-W Pacific;



Species recognized by Cairns S.D., Hoeksema B.W. & van der Land J., 2007, URMO: UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms in Catalog of Life 2011
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Institution information provided by International Species Information System - May 2011