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The writer thanks Dr. E . Uchupi and Dr. K. O. Emery for helpful comments on the manuscript. References F o r article titles, see t h e r e f e r e n c e list a t t h e end o f this v o l u m e . Adams, R. D. ( 1 9 6 8 ) . / . Geol. 7 6 , 5 8 7 - 5 9 5 . Agassiz, A. ( 1 8 9 4 ) . Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. Harvard Univ. 2 6 , 1 - 2 0 3 . Almy, C. , and Carrion-Torres, C. ( 1 9 6 3 ) . Carib. J. Sei. 3, 1 3 3 - 1 6 2 . Atwood, D. , and Bubb, J . N. ( 1 9 7 0 ) . / . Geol 7 8 , 4 9 9 - 5 0 5 . Baars, D.

This association is characteristic of the outer rim of many Caribbean coral reefs ( Shinn, 1963; Kornicker and Boyd, 1962; Goreau, 1959b; Stoddart, 1962a), but in no place is it better developed than in the southwestern Caribbean atolls (Milliman, 1969a), where the so-called Millepora zone actually extends above low-tide level, forming an emergent community not unlike the leeward portions of the algal ridge found in Pacific reefs (Wells, 1954) [compare Plate I I Β with those in Tracey et al. (1948), Plate I, Fig.

1 , 2 0 9 - 2 6 0 . Zaneveld, J . S. ( 1 9 5 7 ) . Rep. Inter-Isl Mar. Biol. , Inst. Mar. Biol, Univ. Puerto Rico pp. 1 8 - 1 9 . Zaneveld, J . S. ( 1 9 5 8 ) . Blumea, Suppl. 4 , 2 0 6 - 2 1 9 . Zans, V. A. ( 1 9 5 8 a ) . Geonotes 1 , 1 8 - 2 5 . Zans, V. A. ( 1 9 5 8 b ) . , Geol. Surv. , Bull. No. 3, pp. 1 - 4 7 . 2 CORAL REEFS OF THE INDIAN OCEAN D. R. Stoddart I. Introduction II. Physical Environment A. W i n d B . Tropical Storms C. Tides III. Origin of the Reefs IV. Major Reef Types A. Sea-Level Reefs B.

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