Booklet: Catalog of the Reef-building Corals Deposited in Kuroshima Research Station. Second Edition
Specimens are not only a target of study, but are concrete evidence which prove the existence of creature in the past. This station owns one of largest collections of approximately 1,000 coral specimens. Most samples were collected in between 1970 and 80s and they are the only existing evidence that hints the magnificence of Yaeyama coral reefs back in those days. Specimens had been classified and classification data is now complied into a booklet under the supervision of Japanese Society for Coral Taxonomy.
The data is available from this link →catalog_of_corals_in_kuroshima_ii.pdf