IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Habitat and Ecology

Habitat and Ecology
This species is found on reef slopes as free-living single polyp. The depth range is from 3-27 m (Hoeksema 1990). Maximum size is 15 cm in diameter. It reproduces asexually by budding (Hoeksema 2004). It is noteworthy to mention that this species has never been found with parasites.

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