Finely forked coraline
Jania adhaerensis commonly referred to as Finely forked coraline. Difficulty in the aquarium: Average. A aquarium size of at least 50 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 12243 AphiaID: 145123 Scientific: Jania adhaerens German: Rotalge English: Finely Forked Coraline Category: Red algae Family tree: Plantae (Kingdom) > Rhodophyta (Phylum) > Florideophyceae (Class) > Corallinales (Order) > Corallinaceae (Family) > Jania (Genus) > adhaerens (Species) Initial determination: J.V.Lamouroux, 1816 Occurrence: South-Africa Sea depth: 1 - 20 Meter Size: 0.79" - 2.36" (2cm - 6cm) Temperature: 73.4 °F - 80.6 °F (23°C - 27°C) Food: Photosynthesis, Zooxanthellae / Light Tank: 11 gal (~ 50L) Difficulty: Average Offspring: Possible to breed Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2019-07-20 10:52:35
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Captive breeding / propagation
The offspring of Jania adhaerens are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Jania adhaerens, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Jania adhaerens, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.
Jania adhaerens (Finely forked coraline)
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