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Acropora millepora (Staghorn coral)

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Wikipedia Abstract

Acropora millepora is a species of branching stony coral native to the western Indo-Pacific where it is found in shallow water from the east coast of Africa to the coasts of Japan and Australia.
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Attributes

Nocturnal [1]  Yes
Water Biome [1]  Benthic, Reef, Coastal
Diet [1]  Herbivore, Planktivore

Ecosystems

Predators

Chaetodon auriga (Cross-stripe butterfly)[2]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Halofolliculina corallasia <Unverified Name>[3]
Shelter for 
Gobiodon unicolor[4]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Distribution

Central Indo-Pacific;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at animaldiversity.org
2Clownfish and their Host Anemones ;; NOAA's Coral Reef Conservation Program
3Species Interactions of Australia Database, Atlas of Living Australia, Version ala-csv-2012-11-19
4INTERSPECIFIC COMPETITION AND COEXISTENCE IN A GUILD OF CORAL-DWELLING FISHES, PHILIP L. MUNDAY, GEOFFREY P. JONES, AND M. JULIAN CALEY, Ecology, 82(8), 2001, pp. 2177–2189
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