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The hardy Hawaiian corals that could thrive in warming seas

Underwater shot of a Flame Angelfish (Centropyge loricula) swimming in Finger Coral (Porites compressa)

A flame angelfish (Centropyge loricula) shelters in finger coral (Porites compressa), which might be resilient to rising water temperatures and acidity. Credit: Thomas Kline/Design Pics/Getty

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Nature 603, 367 (2022)



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