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why are the lakshadweep islands called the coral islands

Asked by Jayana Mehra(student) , on 14/2/13


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lakswadeep ind has diferrent collectio of coral thats why

Posted by Raman Jain(student)on 15/2/13

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  •   Corals are skeletons of tiny marine animals called polyps.
  •   When the living Polyps die, their skeletons are left.
  •   Other Polyps grow on top of the hard skeletons which grows higher and higher , thus forming the  coral islands.

Posted by Lakshmi.k(student)on 15/2/13

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  • Corals are skeletons of tiny marine animals called polyps.
  • When the living Polyps die, their skeletons are left.
  • Other Polyps grow on top of the hard skeletons which grows higher and higher , thus forming the coral islands.

Posted by Bhavna Pawar(student)on 15/2/13

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 lakshadweep island is also known as coral island beacaus it is located in arabian seas and of the cost of kerala

Posted by Maisarah Fayyaz(student)on 16/2/13

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