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The Gainesville Florida Reef: Marine Life inspiration

A satellite of the worldwide Hyperbolic Crochet Coral Reef project created by Margaret and Christine Wertheim of the Institute for Figuring in Los Angeles.

Be adventurous

Many coral forms do not follow hyperbolic growth patterns.  Experiment with sea fans, sea rods, tube sponges, and more!

(L to R): Manta ray, starfish, hermit crab in a conch shell

Sea rods -- range from 22" - 35" tall.

Picture books in MSL

Corals of the world (3 vols)
QL377 .C5 V44x 2000

The new encyclopedia of aquatic life: v.1. Aquatic invertebrates and fishes
QL120 .N49 2004

photos of marine life

Save the reefs

University of Florida Home Page

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