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New Coral Reef Species Discovered In The Gambier Islands, French Polynesia

Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, wildlife, interesting )

- 1728 days ago -
The new species Echinophyllia tarae is described from the remote and poorly studied Gambier Islands, French Polynesia. Although the new species is common in the lagoon of Gambier Islands, its occurrence elsewhere is unknown. Echinophyllia tarae lives

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Ali Gore (11)
Saturday July 27, 2013, 12:03 pm
Wow theres still so much to discover on this planet if we dont ruin it first

Terry V (30)
Saturday July 27, 2013, 6:30 pm
I wonder how many species have died before they were discovered..........?


Jaime A (52)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 6:16 am

DaleLovesOttawa O (198)
Monday August 5, 2013, 1:17 am
Fascinating and intriguing.
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