Distribution and biodiversity of Singapore gorgonians (sub-class Octocorallia) — a preliminary survey

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Preliminary surveys of the gorgonian fauna of Singapore show the existence of 6 families, comprising at least 11 genera and 21 species. The distribution of this fauna is closely related to the availability of a suitable substrata for settlement and growth. In addition, the greatest number of gorgonians, in terms of abundance and species richness, is found… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00005658

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@article{Goh2004DistributionAB, title={Distribution and biodiversity of Singapore gorgonians (sub-class Octocorallia) — a preliminary survey}, author={Nigel K. C. Goh and Lan-szu Chou}, journal={Hydrobiologia}, year={2004}, volume={285}, pages={101-109} }