Leptoseris glabrais commonly referred to as Leptoseris glabra. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not for beginners. A aquarium size of at least 1000 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 8896 AphiaID: 759334 Scientific: Leptoseris glabra German: Steinkoralle English: Leptoseris Glabra Category: Stony Corals LPS Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Scleractinia (Order) > Agariciidae (Family) > Leptoseris (Genus) > glabra (Species) Initial determination: Dinesen, 1980 Occurrence: Australia, Mayotte, New Caledonia, Réunion Sea depth: 0 - 30 Meter Size: up to 11.81" (30 cm) Temperature: °F - 80.6 °F (°C - 27°C) Food: Plankton, Zooxanthellae / Light Tank: 219.98 gal (~ 1000L) Difficulty: Not for beginners Offspring: Possible to breed Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Appendix II ((commercial trade possible after a safety assessment by the exporting country)) Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2015-10-29 19:17:01
Last edit: 2015-10-29 19:17:01
Captive breeding / propagation
The offspring of Leptoseris glabra are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Leptoseris glabra, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Leptoseris glabra, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Hexacorallia (Subclass) > Scleractinia (Order) > Agariciidae (Family) > Leptoseris (Genus) > Leptoseris glabra (Species)
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