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Touch-me-not-sponge (Neofibularia nolitangere) and Y branched algae (Dictyota sp.)at Stetson Bank. The temperatures at Stetson dip below the critical pivotal point for coral reef sustainability. Some coral thrives at Stetson Bank, but is dominated by fire coral (Millepora alcicornis), algae, and sponges. (photo: Frank and Joyce Burek)

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