Checklist of the Corals
Click here to use the Checklist of Park Corals. This is the current list of corals recorded at the park and has many illustrations.
The species lists are kept at the Pacific Islands Cooperative Ecosystems Study Unit (PI CESU), University of Hawaii. The National Park Service is an active member of the PI CESU.
At the species lists checklists there is a link to return to the park website at the bottom left footnote.
Did You Know?
The local kingfisher of Samoa, the collared kingfisher, very seldom preys on fishes. Insects are its principal food and it can often be seen perched in a tree or on a tlelphone wire scanning the ground for insects.