Corrugated coral (Pavona varians)

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Corrugated coral fact file

Corrugated coral description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumCnidaria
ClassAnthozoa
OrderScleractinia
FamilyAgariciidae
GenusPavona (1)

Information on Pavona varians is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
false brain coral, leaf coral.
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Corrugated coral status

Pavona varians is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (May, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (May, 2011)
    http://www.cites.org
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Pavona varians  
Pavona varians

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