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Pocilloporidae 2 species (7 shells in total)

Phylum   : Cnidaria
 Class    : Anthozoa 
  Subclass : Hexacorallia 
   Order    : Scleractinia 
    Family   : Pocilloporidae 
    

Common name : cauliflower coral (grandis) and warty bushcoral (verrucosa)

Aspect : family very variable in shape and size

Feeding : zooplankton

Environment : Pacific reefs and Indian ocean

Pocillopora grandis Dana, 1846

Pocillopora grandis

Pocillopora verrucosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786)

Pocillopora verrucosa
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