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Elkhorn corals

Branching Coral | Pillar Coral | Table Corals | Elkhorn Coral | Foliase Coral | Encrusting Coral | Massive Coral | Mushroom Coral

Elkhorn corals

Elkhorn corals are members of the family Acroporidae. They have a unique growth pattern with exceptionally thick and sturdy antler-like branches. Elkhorn corals are usually fast growing with branches increasing by 5-10 cm per year. This coral also typically lives in areas of high wave action.

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