Alive and fluorescing... coral

At the Maui Ocean Center in Malaea... Not to be missed: fluorescing coral! Quite a few species appear to fluoresce in long wave UV. Strictly speaking they're not minerals yet, but they could be found as such in a few eons.

Source: Fluorescent Minerals Workgroup MKA

Close up with some fluorescing shrimp-antennae too.

Wide angle view of the coral tank...

Always read the plaques!

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