Coral Reef Biome. By Jenny Retig and Natalie Lazaroff. Climatogram. Location of Coral Reefs. 5 Common animal species. Angel shark Blowfish Clown Fish Horseshoe Crab Lemon Shark. 5 Common Plant species. Red algae Chinese sedum Zooxanthellae Fire Coral Staghorn Coral . Food Web.
By Jenny Retig and Natalie Lazaroff
Fringing reefs are reefs that form along a coastline
Barrier reefs grow parallel to shorelines, but farther out, usually separated from the land by a deep lagoon.
Coral Atolls are rings of coral that grow on top of old, sunken volcanoes in the ocean.