Map showing the coral triangle region � the most diverse and biologically complex marine ecosystem on the planet.

Map showing the coral triangle region – the most diverse and biologically complex marine ecosystem on the planet. The coral triangle covers 5.7 million square km, and matches the species richness and diversity of the Amazon rainforest. Although much of the diversity within the Coral Triangle is known, most still remains unknown and undocumented. Image courtesy of www.reefbase.org.

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