Plating Acropora Coral
Acropora bifurcatais commonly referred to as Plating Acropora Coral. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not for beginners. A aquarium size of at least 200 Liter is recommended.
lexID: 1772 AphiaID: 430640 Scientific: Acropora bifurcata German: Tischacropora oder Tischkoralle English: Plating Acropora Coral Category: Stony Corals SPS Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Scleractinia (Order) > Acroporidae (Family) > Acropora (Genus) > bifurcata (Species) Initial determination: (Dana, ), 1846 Occurrence: Indonesia, Palau, the Seychelles Size: up to 9.84" (25 cm) Temperature: 75.2 °F - 80.6 °F (24°C - 27°C) Food: Plankton, Zooxanthellae / Light Tank: 44 gal (~ 200L) Difficulty: Not for beginners CITES: Appendix II ((commercial trade possible after a safety assessment by the exporting country)) Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2005-12-18 18:02:33
Last edit: 2007-05-08 14:03:29
Infos from AIMS:
Characters: Colonies are wide flat plates and tables. Branches are thin, finely structured and widely spaced forming a delicate lattice network. Branchlets are fine and strongly inclined on the plate surface. Axial and incipient axial corallites are indistinguishable. Radial corallites are cup-shaped and are not arranged in rosettes.
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