Gallery description : pictures of coral

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

Facts about corals
NameCoral
ColourMulti-coloured
Average Litter Size1,000s
Scientific NameAnthozoa
ClassAnthozoa
Main PreyPlankton, fish, shrimp
FamilyAlcyonacea
HabitatForest and thick woodland
Skin TypePorous
KingdomAnimalia
Common NameCoral
PredatorsStarfish, marine slugs and snails
PhylumCnidaria
Size1cm - 3m (0.4in - 118in)
OrderOctocorallia
Number of Species70,000
Conservation StatusThreatened
Distinctive FeaturesVariety of colours and full of holes for species to hind in
Image Details
Description Pictures of coral. Descrizione Black coral.jpg
Width 1520 pixels
Heigh 1027 pixels
File type JPG
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