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The greenish-brown colored zooxanthellae (zo-zan-THELL-ee) found in coral polyps. This is the photosynthetic algae that forms a symbiotic relationship with corals. The corals get food from the algae, which in return get protected access to sunlight and nutrients. 

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The greenish-brown colored zooxanthellae (zo-zan-THELL-ee) found in coral polyps. This is the photosynthetic algae that forms a symbiotic relationship with corals. The corals get food from the algae, which in return get protected access to sunlight and nutrients. 

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