This document serves as an interim guidance document to direct recovery efforts for 15 Indo-Pacific…
Isopora crateriformis coral
About The Species
Isopora crateriformis is a species of coral likely distributed within the Coral Triangle area—the Philippines to Timor Leste and east to the Solomon Islands—in addition to some of the western Pacific including New Caledonia, the Samoas (including American Samoa), and the Marshall Islands. This species of coral is listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act.
NOAA Fisheries is committed to conserving and protecting Isopora crateriformis. Our scientists and partners use a variety of innovative techniques to study, learn more about, and protect this species.
- Throughout Its Range
On October 20, 2009, the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned the National Marine Fisheries…