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The (r)evolution of coral taxonomy will not be televised.

July 8, 2013 by  
Filed under blog, Taxonomy

Coral taxonomy, the science that underpins the art of coral identification is in flux. A quiet revolution is underway as researchers using molecular techniques are turning our traditional understanding of coral taxonomy upside down. While some taxa are unaffected there will definitely be some dramatic upheavals to certain areas of coral taxonomy. New families are […]