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The West Asia Post: Global warming impacts Aqaba corals reproduction

Sep 15, 2019, 05.55 PM (IST)
Tel Aviv University experts who have studied the coral reefs in the Red Sea resort of Eilat for the past four years say a disruption has occurred in the synchrony mechanism essential for coral spawning - the simultaneous release of eggs and sperm into the water. Some corals that reproduce by spawning may face extinction because the delicate process is out of sync, Israeli researchers say.