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It is very simple. Reef tanks are beautiful and exotic and for some a piece of nature. Unlike the marine aquarium, the main purpose of which is to house various types of fish, the true stars of the reef tank are the coral and other invertebrates.

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Coral reefs are known as rainforests of the ocean because they serve as homes for the aquatic animals just like how rainforests serve as homes for land creatures. They are also known as rainforests of the sea because of the amount of both flora and fauna that lives there.

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the coral reef is named the coral reef.................ther is a lot of coral in in, and a reef is A strip or ridge of rocks, sand, or coral that rises to or near the surface of a body of water.

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Because they are quite similar to jungles; they are low nutrient, high diversity, highly productive ecosystems.

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Because like rain forests they are full of life, plant and animal, are usually free of humans and are very colourful

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because this looks like a plant or a flowers

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