IOC Sub-Commission

for the Western Pacific (WESTPAC)

Objectives
 

• To build an inventory of marine organisms living in the Coral Triangle and neighboring coral reefs
• To develop a genetic marker called DNA barcode of each species for an objective identification.
• To monitor the recruitment of marine organisms into the coral reefs by in-situ discrimination of larvae and fries

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