Posts Tagged ‘acropora corals’

When Acropora Dies

Since May, we’ve witnessed lower numbers of butterflyfishes and the near complete disappearance of other fishes such as the Coral Goby, from areas that lost all of their Acropora. Most of the other reef-associated fishes have remained, mainly because the severe coral bleaching in 2016 did not result in immediate loss of habitat.

16 Feb 2:35 PM 0