Astreopora spp. 
 
 
Group:
Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic


Species/Common Names:
Astreopora cucullata
Astreopora expansa
Astreopora incrustans
Astreopora macrostoma
Astreopora moretonensis

Facts Summary:
Astreopora is a genus of corals, jellyfish, and sea anemones of concern and found in the following area(s): Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic.

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Status/Date(s) Listed as Endangered

  Scientific Name Status Listing Date Range
1. Astreopora cucullataVU-IUCN2008Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
2. Astreopora expansaNT-IUCN2008Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
3. Astreopora incrustansVU-IUCN2008Asia, Australia
4. Astreopora macrostomaNT-IUCN2008Asia, Australia, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
5. Astreopora moretonensisVU-IUCN2008Asia, Australia, Oceanic

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