Changing Seas: Coral Hybrids
WPBT2: PBS Video
While Elkhorn and Staghorn corals have undergone a drastic decline in the Caribbean, their hybrid, “Fused Staghorn,” is increasing in numbers in parts of the region. One scientist is studying the animals in Belize to see if the hybrid might be better equipped to deal with environmental stressors than its parents.
Fogarty, Nicole D., "Changing Seas: Coral Hybrids" (2013). Oceanography Faculty Proceedings, Presentations, Speeches, Lectures. 179.