Note on the Scleractinian Corals Scolymia Lacera and S. Cubensis in Jamaica
Abstract:The solitary scleractinian genus Scolymia has been supposed to have only one living species in the Caribbean area. Ethological differences between polyps suggest two species, and study of coralla confirms that these can be differentiated by slight differences in skeletal morphology.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: December 1, 1971
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