The articles in this section of the Coral Hub are dedicated to interesting aspects of coral ecology in the broader natural history sense. Specifically things that anyone diving on a coral reef will eventually come across but which may not be obvious at first glance. Like the Hawksbill turtle tucking into a nice “juicy” bubble coral – Plerogyra – opposite. Feel free to contact me with images or suggestions for articles.
CORAL SPONGE INTERACTIONS
Corals might appear to be a dominant force on many reefs but they certainly do not have it all their own way. This article illustrates some common coral-sponge interactions where corals usually come off second best.