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the amphipod Hyperia galba (predator to coral tissue), along with several copepod predators such
as Paramphiascopsis sp. (parasitizes from a pocket formed in the tissue of gorgonians),
Paramolgus antillianus (associated with Ricordea florida), Acontiophorus bracatus
(ectoparasite of gorgonians, Leptogorgia, Eunicella and Paraerythropodium spp.),
Asteropontius corallophilus (parasite of Pocillopora, Montipora, Stylophora and
Porites spp.), A.longipalpus (likewise associated with Ricordea florida),
Asterocheres scutatus (parasite of Rhodactis rhodostoma), Acanthomolgus spp.
(four species are parasitic to Atlantic gorgonians, often species specific).
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Borneman, 2002; The Coral Health and Disease Consortium: New Information on Coral Disease;
Reefkeeping Magazine, the Online Magazine for the Marine Aquarist; Reef Central;
Walter T.C.; 2005; World of Copepods; Smithsonian Natural Museum of History; Washington DC - USA