First record of a mesophotic Pachyseris foliosa reef from Japan
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KeywordsCoral Reef West Coast Coral Species Coral Bleaching Main Island
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Rising Star Program at the University of the Ryukyus (UR) for funding, captain Tokunobu Toyama, staff of Benthos Divers for technical support, Fujukan Museum at UR (RUMF), Museum of Tropical Queensland (MTQ).
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