[Coral-List] Caribbean corals growth rate

Diego Fernando Lozano Cortés di8go11 at hotmail.com
Thu Sep 16 17:29:47 EDT 2010

Good day List!

I am currently working with some data on juvenile corals in the Colombian Caribbean and I need data on the growth rate of some coral species (preferably juvenile corals). If anyone has knowledge about these values or know about some papers and think taht can help me please send the information to the email di8go11 at hotmail.com

Species which I need the data are:


Favia fragum

Agaricia agaricites

Porites astreoides

Porites porites

Eusmilia fastigiata

Manicina areolata

Siderastrea radians

Montanstrea annularis

Montanstrea cavernosa

Diploria sp.

Stephanocoenia michelinii

Siderastrea siderea

Acropora palmata

Dichocoenia stokesi

Leptoseris cucullata
Thank You.




Diego F. Lozano-Cortés

Universidad del Valle

Cali, Colombia (Southamerica)

Coral Reef Ecology research Group

“Si quiere conocer el océano Pacífico.. vaya a Chile Si quiere conocer el océano Atlántico.. vaya a Jamaica. Si quiere conocer los Andes americanos.. vaya a Bolivia. Si quiere conocer las llanuras del Orinoco... vaya a Venezuela. Si quiere conocer las selvas del Amazonas... vaya a Brasil. Si quiere conocer las culturas precolombinas... vaya a México. Pero si quiere conocer todo ello junto... venga a Colombia.” 


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