genus Acropora

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  • noun

Synonyms for genus Acropora

coelenterate genus of order Madreporaria, including staghorn corals

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Pleurosicya prognatha Goren, 1984, has a "parrot-like" profile to the snout, with the upper lip overlapping the mouth and it typically lives on branches of corals of the genus Acropora.