Early Acropora Tenius development.
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Just the Beginning
Acropora Tenius spawning.
Checking It Out
Samples of coral being assessed.
Samples in Tow
Researchers collected and separated samples.
Researcher Mike Henley collecting samples from the reef.
Researchers Mary Hagedorn and Ginnie Carter sample and freeze sperm from the reef.
Preparation for the Frozen End
Researchers with the coral team prepping the frozen bank.