An alarming threat to the red organ pipe coral Tubipora musica and suggested solutions

@article{Ammar2005AnAT,
  title={An alarming threat to the red organ pipe coral Tubipora musica and suggested solutions},
  author={M. Ammar},
  journal={Ecological Research},
  year={2005},
  volume={20},
  pages={529-535}
}
  • M. Ammar
  • Published 2005
  • Geography
  • Ecological Research
  • AbstractEighteen sites along the southern Egyptian Red Sea coastline were surveyed for the organ pipe coral Tubipora musica with reference to relative abundance of juveniles, adults, flourishing live, traces of recently collected, traces of older collected and dead colonies. The study was done using a 30-m long graded tape, throughout the period April 2004 to October 2004. T. musica is categorized as vulnerable according to IUCN (2001) as there is an estimated population size reduction of ≥50… CONTINUE READING
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