Dr. McFadden’s Coral

Prof. McFadden’s primary experimental organisms are soft corals. Two of the species shown — Thrombophyton trachydermum and Thrombophyton coronatum — were co-discovered by Prof. McFadden and Dr. F. G. Hochberg of the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History.

mcfaddencoral1Thrombophyton trachydermum

mcfaddencoral2Thrombophyton coronatum

mcfaddencoral3Discophyton rudyi

mcfaddencoral4Alcyonium hibernicum