|Velvet Horn Coral|
Hydnophora (commonly known as the Hydnophora Coral species) is a genus of corals, jellyfish, and sea anemones of concern and found in the following area(s): Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic.
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|Scientific Name||Status||Listing Date||Range|
|2.||Hydnophora exesa||NT-IUCN||2008||Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East, North America, Oceanic|
|3.||Hydnophora microconos||NT-IUCN||2008||Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic|
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