A84PET01FCUS, A90WIL01FCUS, A81ANT02FCUS, A77DUS00FCUS, A83RAM01FCUS: black band disease, algal overgrowth due to damselfish. A84LAS02FCUS, A89GOE01FCUS, A90GHI01FCUS, A90WIL01FCUS, A90HAY01FCUS, A79JAA00FCUS: susceptible to bleaching (loss of zooxanthellae) due to adverse environmental conditions. A92COL01FCUS: tolerance to salinity below 43 ppt. A82DAL01FCUS, A85PAS01FCUS, A74ALL01FCUS: moderate sensitivity to sedimentation and inverse relation between growth and resuspension of bottom sediments. A82ROB00FCUS: used as temperature stress indicator. A87TOM01FCUS: growth rate faster on less polluted reefs.