Orbicella faveolata Coral with Bleached Areas (image) University of Georgia Share Print E-Mail Caption Researchers sampled Orbicella faveolata coral colonies in the Caribbean along marked transects seasonally from 2007-2010. This coral shows evidence of bleaching after an episode of high water temperatures. Credit Dustin Kemp/University of Georgia Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.