branched colonies in which the branches grow more or less in one plane



branched colonies in which the branches are joined together to form a net-like structure

Gorgonia Subergorgia


colonies consisting of several polyps interconnected by stolons

Clavularia Pachyclavularia

umbellate (colonial)

arborescent colonies with numerous bundles of polyps growing together in umbrella-like groups



erect colonies devoid of lateral parts

Cavern u laria

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The COMPLETE guide to Aquariums

The COMPLETE guide to Aquariums

The word aquarium originates from the ancient Latin language, aqua meaning water and the suffix rium meaning place or building. Aquariums are beautiful and look good anywhere! Home aquariums are becoming more and more popular, it is a hobby that many people are flocking too and fish shops are on the rise. Fish are generally easy to keep although do they need quite a bit of attention. Puppies and kittens were the typical pet but now fish are becoming more and more frequent in house holds. In recent years fish shops have noticed a great increase in the rise of people wanting to purchase aquariums and fish, the boom has been great for local shops as the fish industry hasnt been such a great industry before now.

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