Coral Reefs—health and hazards. Dr. Maia McGuire University of Florida/Sea Grant. Photo by Mike White, FKNMS. What is a Coral?. Animal, vegetable or mineral?. It’s an animal which may live with a plant and makes a mineral-based skeleton.
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Dr. Maia McGuire
University of Florida/Sea Grant
Photo by Mike White, FKNMS
Animal, vegetable or mineral?
It’s an animal which may live with a plant and makes a mineral-based skeleton.
Illustration by Geoff Kelley in JEN Veron (2000) Corals of the World, AIMS, Townsville
Photo by Scott R. Santos, SUNY Buffalo
Bette Willis in J.E.N. Veron (1987) Corals of Australia and the Indo-Pacific. Hawaii University Press
R. Hays Cummins
Jennifer M. Smith
Thomas Heeger, Philippines
The answer is up to you…