Recently, the term ‘Snowflake Coral’ was making in news. What is ‘snowflake coral’?

Answer: [B] It is an invasive species posing threat to the marine ecology of the south western region in India

‘Snowflake Coral’ is an invasive species recently documented of the west coast of Thiruvananthapuram and Kanyakumari.It is said to pose a serious threat to the marine ecology of the region. It is a serious threat as an invasive species because of its capacity to dominate space and crowd out other marine organisms.

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