Podabacia coral (Podabacia motuporensis)

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Podabacia coral fact file

Podabacia coral description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumCnidaria
ClassAnthozoa
OrderScleractinia
FamilyFungiidae
GenusPodabacia (1)

Information on Podabacia motuporensis is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Podabacia coral status

Podabacia motuporensis is classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List (1) and is listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Near Threatened

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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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Podabacia motuporensis surface detail  
Podabacia motuporensis surface detail

© Charlie Veron / From Coral ID (Veron and Stafford-Smith, 2002)

Charlie (J.E.N) Veron
j.veron@coralreefresearch.com
http://www.coralreefresearch.org/

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