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Elkhorn coral, listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act in 2006

Elkhorn coral (Acropora palmata) is a branching coral. Branching corals grow in the shallow areas of the reef crest and serve to break up the wave action…

Garf Purple Bonsai Acropora: Acropora is a genus of small polyp stony coral in the Phylum Cnidaria. Some of its species are known as table coral, elkhorn coral and staghorn coral. Over 149 species are described. Acropora is one of the major reef corals responsible for building the immense calcium carbonate substructure that supports the thin living skin of a reef.

Garf Purple Bonsai Acropora: Acropora is a genus of small polyp stony coral

Elkhorn coral was severely endangered but is making a comeback through coral reef restoration programs

Elkhorn coral was severely endangered but is making a comeback through coral reef restoration programs. Let us all make our effort.

Elkhorn+Coral | Elkhorn coral videos, photos and facts - Acropora palmata - ARKive

Learn more about the Elkhorn coral - with amazing Elkhorn coral photos and facts on Arkive

Endangered Elkhorn coral (Acropora palmata) http://eolspecies.lifedesks.org/image/view/1452/_original

Hard Corals - Elkhorn Coral Has been listed as threatened because their numbers are declining, owing to a combination of natural and anthropogenic stress factors.

Elkhorn coral - have also had Elkhorns in my salt tanks..... hard coral....nice..

Elkhorn coral - have also had Elkhorns in my salt tanks.

Staghorn Coral

Staghorn Coral

Acropora Palmata - Elkhorn Coral #01401

Acropora Palmata - Elkhorn Coral #01401

Please make your color selection from the pull-down menu. 20 x 5 x This species forms the largest colonies of all Acropora (commonly 4 meters across, 2 met

This is our XXLG Show piece Elkhorn coral measuring 23x7x35 inches high. These are made of a durable, flexible and nearly unbreakable UV stable polyurethane composite safe for all aquariums. Many colo

#87 XXL Elkhorn Coral

This is our XXLG Show piece Elkhorn coral measuring inches high. These are made of a durable, flexible and nearly unbreakable UV stable polyurethane composite safe for all aquariums. Many colo

Help the reef, Adopt a Coral  www.coralrestoration.org    Adopt a staghorn or elkhorn coral and make a difference in restoring our reefs.

The Coral Restoration Foundation in Key Largo spearheads offshore coral nurseries and reef restoration programs for critically endangered coral reefs.

Endangered elkhorn coral characterize the Capiro Banks area of Tela’s reefs.

Endangered elkhorn coral characterize the Capiro Banks area of Tela’s reefs.