Montipora

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Montipora sp. This is an example of an aquaculture coral. A fragment ("frag")is cut off a larger coral. It is then affixed to a base and left to grow either in the open ocean or in captivity. This practice reduces the pressure on collecting coral from the wild.

Description provided by: Brenda Leady | Lab Coordinator
Biological Sciences | University of Toledo