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Figure 5

From: Morphological and community changes of turf algae in competition with corals

Figure 5

Graphic representation of the six treatments carried out on the coral Orbicella faveolata under the experimental conditions.

The experimental design includes healthy (  ) and dead coral colonies ( ), healthy () and dead () transplanted coral cores covered by turf algae (TA) and control cores (). Treatments: T1 = Algae to coral transplant; T2, T3 and T4 = control for T1; T5 = coral to algae transplant; and T6 = control for T5. COCO = cores covered with coral tissue; COTA = coral skeleton cores covered with TA. See text for details.

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