Accession Number:

ADA080111

Title:

Comparative Growth Rates of Some Reef Corals in the Caribbean.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

MCGILL UNIV MONTREAL (QUEBEC) MARINE SCIENCES CENTRE

Report Date:

1968-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

29.0

Abstract:

The growth rates of four species of corals, Acropora cervicornis Lamarck, Porites porites Pallas, Madracis asperula Milne-Edwards and Haime and Montastrea annularis Ellis and Solander were determined at Barbados and Jamaica. These were compared with growth rates of the same species elsewhere in the Caribbean. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Biology
  • Biological Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE