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Acropora suharsonoi

Wallace, 1994

Colonies are thickets or corymbose clumps with branches consisting primarily of extremely long tapered axial corallites. Incipient axial corallites forming branchlets occur at the base of the main axial corallites.

Colour: Grey.

Habitat: Lower reef slopes.

Abundance: Uncommon.

Similar species: Acropora multiacuta

Taxonomic note: Source reference: Veron (2000). Taxonomic references: Wallace (1994, 1999).

Map displaying probable distribution of species. Points indicate recorded sightings from OBIS.
Acropora suharsonoi.  Indonesia.  Spreading colony with elongate axial corallites.  Roger Steene.

Acropora suharsonoi.Indonesia.Spreading colony with elongate axial corallites.Roger Steene.

Acropora suharsonoi.  Indonesia.  Small colony with elongate axial corallites.  Gerry Allen.

Acropora suharsonoi.Indonesia.Small colony with elongate axial corallites.Gerry Allen.

Acropora suharsonoi.  Indonesia.  Showing corallites.

Acropora suharsonoi.Indonesia.Showing corallites.

Acropora suharsonoi.  Indonesia.  Showing characteristic branching pattern.

Acropora suharsonoi.Indonesia.Showing characteristic branching pattern.

Acropora suharsonoi.  Indonesia.  Showing branch tips.

Acropora suharsonoi.Indonesia.Showing branch tips.

Acropora suharsonoi.  Indonesia.  Showing branch tips.

Acropora suharsonoi.Indonesia.Showing branch tips.