Acropora polystoma (Brook, 1891)
photo by Veron, Charlie (J.E.N.)

Family:  Acroporidae ()
Max. size: 
Environment:  reef-associated; marine; depth range 3 - 10 m
Distribution:  Indo-Pacific.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Found in upper reef slopes, reef tops and edges (Ref. 86439) exposed to strong wave action (Ref. 846). Simultaneous hermaphrodite (Ref. 97272).
IUCN Red List Status: Vulnerable (VU); Date assessed: 01 January 2008 (A4ce) Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans: 
Country info:   
 

Entered by: Dar, Christine - 11.12.05
Modified by: Polido, Rubyann Robelle - 26.05.15

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