Sinularia abruptais commonly referred to as Dense Leather Coral, Soft Finger Coral, Abrupt leather-coral. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
The offspring of Sinularia abrupta are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Sinularia abrupta, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Sinularia abrupta, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.
Sinularia abrupta is a soft coral, that forms huge, flat crusts with irregular, twisted, wall-like knobs that are alrger and taller than sthose of other members of this genus.
The corals shwos well defined walls mark the edge of the colonies, hence the name "abrupta"
Sinularia abrupta is common on surge-exposed shallow reefs.