Gallery description : corals picture

Coral (anthozoa) usually grows 1cm - 3m (0.4in - 118in). Coral lives in forest and thick woodland. It has a porous skin type.

Facts about corals
NameCoral
HabitatForest and thick woodland
FamilyAlcyonacea
Number of Species70,000
Average Litter Size1,000s
ClassAnthozoa
Size1cm - 3m (0.4in - 118in)
Scientific NameAnthozoa
Skin TypePorous
Main PreyPlankton, fish, shrimp
PredatorsStarfish, marine slugs and snails
Common NameCoral
KingdomAnimalia
Distinctive FeaturesVariety of colours and full of holes for species to hind in
Conservation StatusThreatened
OrderOctocorallia
ColourMulti-coloured
PhylumCnidaria
Image Details
Description Corals picture. Bleached Coral Reefs Bounce Back | The Resilient Earth
Width 1216 pixels
Heigh 725 pixels
File type JPG
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