Green Hammer Coral 
 
 
Scientific Name:
Euphyllia ancora
Other Names and/or Listed subspecies:
Anchor Coral, Sausage Coral, Ridge Coral, Bubble Honeycomb Coral
Group:
Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones
Status/Date Listed as Endangered:
VU-IUCN: 2008
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
Asia, Australia, Europe, Oceanic

Facts Summary:
The Green Hammer Coral (Euphyllia ancora) is a species of concern belonging in the species group "corals, jellyfish, and sea anemones" and found in the following area(s): Asia, Australia, Europe, Oceanic. This species is also known by the following name(s): Anchor Coral, Sausage Coral, Ridge Coral, Bubble Honeycomb Coral.

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