Mushroom coral fluorescing

Mushroom coral fluorescing

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Credit: LOUISE MURRAY/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Mushroom coral (Fungia sp.) fluorescing green under blue light at night. It is thought the fluorescent glow may attract symbiotic algae, or protect the coral from the intense ultraviolet light of the sun in shallow water. Photographed at Tondoba Bay, Marsa Alam, Red Sea, Egypt

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Keywords: animal, biofluorescence, biological, blue light, colonial, colony, egypt, fauna, faviidae, fluorescence, fungia, fungia sp, green, marine biology, marsa alam, mushroom coral, nature, night, red sea, tondoba bay, under water, underwater, zoological, zoology

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