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Disc Corals - Turbinaria peltata This Turbinaria peltata Corals are listed as Vulnerable in the IUCN Red List.<br />
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They are Stony/Hard Corals, what is seen in the picture is the polyp opening up to feeds, in the middle of the tentacles is the mouth part. Corals,Disc Corals,Hard Corals,Indonesia,Komodo,Stony Corals,Turbinaria  peltata Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Disc Corals - Turbinaria peltata

This Turbinaria peltata Corals are listed as Vulnerable in the IUCN Red List.

They are Stony/Hard Corals, what is seen in the picture is the polyp opening up to feeds, in the middle of the tentacles is the mouth part.

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''Turbinaria peltata'', commonly known as disc coral, is a species of colonial stony coral in the family Dendrophylliidae. It is native to the Indo-Pacific region. The International Union for Conservation of Nature has rated its conservation status as being "vulnerable".

Similar species: Stony Corals
Species identified by Albert Kang
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Uploaded Jun 26, 2020. Captured Aug 5, 2019 15:54.
  • TG-5
  • f/6.3
  • 1/200s
  • ISO320
  • 18mm