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Flower pot coral

Goniopora spp.

Description:

Goniopora have numerous polyps that extend outward from the base. Each polyp is tipped with 24 stinging tentacles which surrounds a mouth.

Habitat:

Goniopora is a genus of colonial stony coral found in lagoons and turbid water conditions.

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The MnMs
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Cebu, Philippines

Spotted on Jan 7, 2013
Submitted on Jan 7, 2013

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