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Fire Coral

Millepora tenella

Description:

Strongly nettling plankton feeder with fragile calcareous skeleton and endosymbiontic algae. (Debelius Indian Ocean Reef Guide)

Habitat:

Main current or sun-lit areas of reef. Seen here off the coast of Sharm, All my underwater pictures are in shallow waters as I don't dive.

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1 Comment

mauna Kunzah
mauna Kunzah 5 years ago

Very cool, Mel. Glad you found it in the shallows. I don’t dive either!

Mel11
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Mel11

شرم الشيخ, جنوب سيناء, Egypt

Spotted on Apr 12, 2019
Submitted on Apr 12, 2019

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