Community structures of Recent and Pleistocene hermatypic corals in the Ryukyu Islands, Japan.

T. Nakamori

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Abstract

Ecological features such as diversity and coverage of Recent hermatypic corals were measured, and communities, growth form and zonation of the corals are discussed. Some 51 coral genera and 144 species are recorded and 11 hermatypic coral communities recognized. Six topographic areas are discriminated. -from Author

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)71-133
Number of pages63
JournalScience Reports - Tohoku University, Second Series: Geology
Volume56
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1986 Jan 1

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Environmental Science(all)
  • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)

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