Similar Species: Skeletal detail. is similar to that of Montipora verrucosa, which does not form primarily branched colonies, also verrucae tend to be smaller and more pointed. See also M. setosa.
Montipora capitatais commonly referred to as Stony Coral. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not for beginners. A aquarium size of at least 200 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Montipora capitata is easy to breed. There are offspring in the trade available. If you are interested in Montipora capitata, please contact us at Your dealer for a progeny instead of a wildcat. You help to protect the natural stocks.