Conceptual diagram illustrating the structure of a coral polyp.

Structure of a coral polyp

Conceptual diagram illustrating the structure of a coral polyp.

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Author(s)Kris Beckert
Author CompanyIntegration and Application Network
Date Created2012-01-01
AlbumFauna > Cnidaria
TypeGraphic
PublicationTropical Connections: South Florida's marine environment
Project(s)South Florida Ecosystem Synthesis
Dimensions1000 x 814
Filesize359 kB
Number of Downloads130
Filetype(s) PNG
LicenseAttribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-SA 4.0)
Required AttributionKris Beckert, Integration and Application Network (ian.umces.edu/media-library)