Sarcophyton trocheliophorumis commonly referred to as Leather Soft Mushroom, Slimy Leather Coral, Fleshy soft coral. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. A aquarium size of at least 450 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
The offspring of Sarcophyton trocheliophorum are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Sarcophyton trocheliophorum, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Sarcophyton trocheliophorum, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.