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Extinct Monticle Coral

Caption: This is extinct monticle coral (Stylophora monticulosa) (approximately 2 million years old), found on the southern coast of the Dominican Republic.

Credit: James Klaus, assistant professor in the Department of Geological Sciences at the University of Miami College of Arts and Science

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