Oculina patagonica   Angelis, 1908


Native range | All suitable habitat | Year 2100
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Classification
Anthozoa | Scleractinia | Oculinidae
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Main reference
Veron, J.E.N. 2000. (Ref. 847)
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Environment
Sessile; depth range 0 - 40 m (Ref. 847)

Climate / Range
Subtropical; 46°N - 30°N, 5°W - 37°E (Ref. 847)

Distribution
Atlantic and the Mediterranean Sea.
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Short description
This species is both zooxanthellate and azooxanthellate with colonies encrusting and forms clumps of short, thick, highly fused branches. Corallites are crowded and have neat round exsert walls. Usually yellowish-brown in color.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Found in rocky foreshores and caves (Ref. 847). Known from infralittoral zones (Ref. 85338).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 96402)

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Threat to humans




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Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown