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Family Milleporidae

WESTERN ATLANTIC

Millepora alcicornis

9-foot Stake, Key West, FL, 25 feet

 

French Reef, Key Largo, FL, 50 feet

 BRANCHING or CRENELLATED FIRE CORAL

Common on shallow reefs.  Highly branched, sometimes with joint-like constrictions.  Similar to Millepora dichotoma of the Indo-Pacific.  Bermuda, Florida to Brazil, & the Gulf of Mexico.